Neil deGrasse Tyson Teaches Scientific Thinking and Communication
When Neil deGrasse Tyson first developed an interest in the cosmological puzzles, he was only nine years old. He is now renowned all around the world for encouraging people to think about the world and the universe around them.
With a well-liked television series and the New York Times best-selling book Astrophysics for People in a Hurry, the astronomer, director of the famed Hayden Planetarium in New York City, and science influencer has been a formidable champion for science literacy. He received the Public Welfare Medal from the American National Academy of Sciences for his “exceptional influence in inspiring the public about the glories of science.” He is now explaining to you how he interacts with audiences all across the world.
Neil deGrasse Tyson shows you in his MasterClass how to find and convey objective truths in simple, thrilling, and interesting ways. Learn how to evaluate the validity of information and ideas, spot errors in your own reasoning, and avoid cognitive bias by thinking, measuring, and weighing information like a scientist. He also teaches you how to communicate in your own style, whether you’re giving a speech in front of an audience, delivering a sound bite, or simply chatting with loved ones at the dinner table.
You will study about the following topics in this online course: – Scientific literacy – Cognitive bias – Personal and political truths
– Scientific inquiry
Prediction-making and scientific measurement
– Clear communications
– Engaging an audience – Crafting a soundbite – Arousing interest
[Masterclass Course] Neil deGrasse Tyson Teaches Scientific Thinking and Communication