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Neil deGrasse Tyson Really Put 'Gravity' in Its Non-Scientific Place


If you saw Gravity this weekend and you noticed a guy in an ornate, celestially-embroidered vest who wouldn't put his phone away, that was probably Neil deGrasse Tyson tweeting. FOR SCIENCE. Our biggest celebrity astrophysicist yesterday tweeted that he "enjoyed Gravity very much," but not before unleashing a stream of tweets criticizing its scientific logic and attacking audiences and, apparently, himself for enjoying it. If you're ready to be annoyingly aware of the fact that Sandra Bullock's hair doesn't float around enough, have a look below for the full tirade of errors. And don't go to the new Star Wars with Neil deGrasse Tyson.

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  • January 3, 2012
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