4.2.1 The Most Astounding Fact


Astrophysicist Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson was asked by a reader of TIME magazine, “What is the most astounding fact you can share with us about the Universe?” This is his answer.
Guiding Questions:

  1. What does Dr. Tyson mean by “the universe is in us”?


Video Credit: “The Most Astounding Fact — Neil deGrasse Tyson” by Max Schlickenmeyer, 2012.

Thumbnail: “The Blue Marble” photo taken from Apollo 17. Photo Credit: NASA/Apollo 17. Public domain.