Neil deGrasse Tyson: Finding Extraterrestrial Life Might Unify Earth's Residents

  • Published: 08 October 2019
  • America's favorite astrophysicist predicts what might happen if (or when) the people of Earth confirm the existence of life beyond this planet. #Colbert #NeildeGrasseTyson #Interviews

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  • Suzette Figgs
    Suzette Figgs  43 minutes back

    That sir was actually poetic.

    • Dillon Keller
      Dillon Keller  2 hours back

      I actually DO think the government is capable of keeping aliens secret. We kept the Manhattan Project secret and it had over 100,000 workers

      • Sohail Ashraf
        Sohail Ashraf  2 hours back

        Can I ask for some help or advice please? I have a flat ars and it’s pushing me towards being a believer in flat earth....what should I do? Would squats my ars round?

        • Kai Klarr
          Kai Klarr  5 hours back

          Wow...sometimes I choose to be self destructive and I'll watch ***t like Colbert and it's even greater capacity for comic relief when listening to the con artist known as NG Tyson and then write a post...
          Why do they continue to pretend evidence of extraterrestrial life here on earth is still a "possibility or that there is no evidence for confirmation? "They" continue to play us for fools and those people who still aren't aware of the extraterrestrial intervention that has been plaguing "our world" for centuries if not longer or choose to believe it a conspiracy, need to stay asleep and continue to play the role of zombie because you will be no good for the future of this world. Just a couple examples of EVIDENCE OF EXTRATERRESTRIAL LIFE AND PROOF THAT OUR GOVERNMENT HAS KNOWN ABOUT IT, SOLD US OUT TO THEM, AND ARE ATTEMPTING TO CREATE A WORLD NOT FOR US, BUT FOR THEM....
          EX: 1 Former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden REVEALED DOCUMENTS providing incontrovertible proof that an alien/extraterrestrial intelligence agenda is driving US domestic and international policy, and has been doing so since at least 1945...SEE ARTICLE
          EX: 2 The Grenada Treaty of 1954, under the Eisenhower administration, the federal government decided to circumvent the Constitution of the United States and form a treaty with alien entities. This Treaty It was called the 1954 Grenada Treaty, which basically made the agreement that the aliens involved could take a few cows and test their implanting techniques on a few human beings, but that they had to give details about the people involved (which the aliens never did and the horrifying abductions continue to today). A thorough paper written by Michael E. Salla, Ph.D provides extensive evidence and testimonials.. SEE "Eisenhower's 1954 Meeting with Extraterrestrials" @
          And if you review the article in the link I present as EX.1 herein, you will find that Edward Snowden's documents also include evidence of the 1954 Grenada Treaty.
          When you review the evidence, you will learn that not only are there different alien races already existing on our planet and have for quite sometime, but you will see that they have been working on an agenda to have total control over us...all benevolent extraterrestrial races WILL NOT AND DO NOT violate a universal law of NO ENGAGEMENT...the ones hiding among us, hurting us, and destroying our planet for their needs and resources DO NOT CARE ABOUT THIS VIOLATION and the "human minions" like Eisenhower, have and continue to assist these invaders for their benefit of gaining power and greed.
          And it is also a fact, so-called "disclosure" will not be aliens starting a bloody will be a slow and subtle public introduction that these so-called aliens are our saviors from a problem they deliberately created. "They" have been conditioning us for this introduction for a long time via media and disinformation agents... The Earth is too important to "them" to destroy or let us humans destroy with nuclear war, they need a slave work force that has been put under their control....and when you look at why governments are implementing a known health hazard and killer as in 5G tech, AI, and allowing the spraying of toxic heavy metals via their chemtrails and geo-engineering of this planet, knowing humans and precious ecosystems will suffer if not perish, then one has to ....WAKE UP PEOPLE!
          AND I'M WILLING TO BET A MILLION DOLLARS BOTH TYSON AND COLBERT KNOW THESE FACTS.....but their sell outs, what do you expect?
          And yet, I'm keenly aware that google algorithms will have caught my post and deleted it before any of you have a chance to read I said, self destructive. Have a nice day!

          • stephanie_barrett
            stephanie_barrett  7 hours back

            ... so you didn't learn anything about yourself, say ... about boundaries or reading people or making others comfortable around you ... not even about being careful who you associate with so things don't get taken out of context, just that you have friends huh? Poor use of time and data there Doctor Tyson, you might want to go back and check those numbers.

            • stephanie_barrett
              stephanie_barrett  7 hours back

              As a fan I was a little insulted when he invoked the name of his fans for supporting him threw this. He has made so many moral and spiritual arguments for science and scientific exploration over the years that he has become a moral leader in the community, and to that extent he owes his fans an apology for failing in his moral leadership.

              • Sam Shane
                Sam Shane  8 hours back

                2:03 i’ve never heard an audience so quiet... they were all like “damn.” no one expected colbert to go hard but he did. good job stephen

                • Brandon S
                  Brandon S  9 hours back

                  If you read the accounts of the 4 women who say he raped/assaulted them they actually seem very credible and there is even photographic evidence of one assault. This dude is an arrogant sexually awkward predator don't let his genius fool u. Link below:


                  • LSC I Tube
                    LSC I Tube  9 hours back

                    That's exactly the plan of the one world gvt headed by the current king of this world,for all of them extra dimensional beings, 'cause that's who they are,have all one master,the king of the world,the devil !

                    • LPeralta Productions
                      LPeralta Productions  9 hours back

                      Neil deGrasse Tyson, I don't know if anyone else noticed, but kudos on flipping the color scheme of your dress shirt and tie from the time you were on Jan 6 2018.

                      • Lion Pride
                        Lion Pride  9 hours back

                        I wish Neil was this calm during the Joe Rogan podcast a few weeks ago

                        • Freedog13
                          Freedog13  10 hours back

                          Don't believe all woman. Many of them are nuts.

                          • Orun Makarov
                            Orun Makarov  11 hours back

                            So can we all agree to say that even if there's life or even intelligent life out there in the universe, non of them are intelligent/advanced enough to find other intelligent lives?

                            • Lancefield Denton
                              Lancefield Denton  8 hours back

                              How would we EVEN KNOW if we had been visited by a FAR MORE ADVANCED LIFE FORM as HE said the first thing they would do is to MAKE sure we are NOT AWARE of their presents.

                          • Project Unity
                            Project Unity  11 hours back

                            Did you two also discuss backstage how you wont mention the DoD videos of UFOs that you even highlighted in one of your shows because you both know how silly it would make Niel look due to the fact that he's been avoiding the current disclosure because he's paid to be a wet blanket of a scientist?

                            • House Powers
                              House Powers  14 hours back

                              Eeeeeeeeverybody getting caught up in cases, man. They even fucking with the space dude! I'm in the Army, and do you know what can be considered sexual harrassment? Just about anything. A joke. We take SHARP pretty seriously. People are losing promotion chances for jokes in some cases. I can't imagine what you civilians are catching cases for?!? I hate to say this, but it's starting to feel like … a witch hunt.

                              • WHO won
                                WHO won  15 hours back

                                I wonder what tribe I am

                                • Dennis Austin
                                  Dennis Austin  16 hours back

                                  Is it me or did he looked pissed like he was saying to himself not another geek with damn space question!!

                                  • JM
                                    JM  16 hours back

                                    What a weird and disrespectful way to start the interview and put Tyson on the spot like that. Colbert messed up badly. Tyson should never come back to that show again.

                                    • Penguinator
                                      Penguinator  17 hours back

                                      Didn't know Neil became an idiot.

                                      Because it sounds like he thinks aliens will somehow unify the planet while we still have China and Russia run by totalitarian dictators, and our country is half filled with a bunch of morons easily manipulated by fear mongering.

                                      • Sniff Heinkel
                                        Sniff Heinkel  18 hours back

                                        Wake the hell up Tyson! Its already happened. They're here. They've been here since at least the 1940's. The Government knows they are here. Wipe the blinders from your eyes and realize the truth.

                                        • Nicholas Chaplin
                                          Nicholas Chaplin  19 hours back

                                          Theres global warming thats the biggest danger to us right now and its not unifying us i can garuntee you many religous finatics will be freaking out with aliens i see finding aliens as something thats divides us even more

                                          • Mephistopheles
                                            Mephistopheles  20 hours back

                                            Microbial life on Mars seems innocent enough as long as they aren’t carrying micro mini laser guns.

                                            • Joshua Wagy
                                              Joshua Wagy  22 hours back

                                              “Might” it would be so sad if it didn’t.

                                              • DagobertX2
                                                DagobertX2  22 hours back

                                                Ok, maybe you can't eat it, but...can you smoke it? :)

                                                • JMGollde Mielmort
                                                  JMGollde Mielmort  22 hours back

                                                  THE XENOS MUST BE PURGED!!!

                                                  • Commenter Person
                                                    Commenter Person  23 hours back

                                                    9:10 Neil, I've said that for decades.
                                                    From the audience's response, it's clear that most people aren't objective enough...because it is an obvious conclusion to arrive at -- even for a teeneger.

                                                    • Commenter Person
                                                      Commenter Person  23 hours back

                                                      I came here, hoping to finally say: Aha, fake Neil and fake Stephen....
                                                      ...but you both proved me wrong...AGAIN!
                                                      Both awesome!

                                                      • TruDragon88
                                                        TruDragon88  1 days back

                                                        Well that got tense quick

                                                        • SmoknWoodChucks ChipChuckSmoked

                                                          It's horrifying what measures are taken too silience the knowledge of purposeful science. 💃🌻🙊

                                                          • RaZeyLWindBladE
                                                            RaZeyLWindBladE  1 days back

                                                            We cant even agree on who the best footballer is on the planet let alone uniting the people in it...

                                                            • Harry
                                                              Harry  1 days back

                                                              This Great Man got one almost definitely false accusation of rape from a troll looking homeless woman who believes in magic, and 2 typical MeToo accusations of things that didnt even fucking matter (one being of him touching an ugly chick on the arm back in 2009, he was pointing out details on her arm's tatoo of the Solar System. Another one being of him inviting a friend in for snacks and then him hugging her and subtly letting her know that he found her attractive, once again completely acceptable although a little weird in my opinion). The SJW era is ending, everyone just give up with this ridiculous culture that our descendants are going to pity us for.

                                                              • Ryan Heath
                                                                Ryan Heath  1 days back

                                                                Anyone any news on cosmos season 2??

                                                                • superpael
                                                                  superpael  1 days back

                                                                  At least he didnt talk over colbert.

                                                                  • Victor Ruiz
                                                                    Victor Ruiz  1 days back

                                                                    Yea unify us together so we could nuke it

                                                                    • Juancho Vazquez
                                                                      Juancho Vazquez  1 days back

                                                                      Literally the first thing I noticed was no astronomical clothes

                                                                      • Brandon Wadsworth
                                                                        Brandon Wadsworth  1 days back

                                                                        Hey Colbert how's the pizza ? whats you're favorite type ?

                                                                        • Maxie Pattie
                                                                          Maxie Pattie  1 days back

                                                                          pre inter net WHO?

                                                                          • Hector A
                                                                            Hector A  1 days back

                                                                            Don’t be fooled by the times ahead, cray cray how they’re fooling the masses nowadays. Stay woke

                                                                            • Red H
                                                                              Red H  1 days back

                                                                              More like finding hostile extra terrestrials will unite Earthlings. When there’s a greater threat people will understand the difference between humans is very minuscule.

                                                                              • S G
                                                                                S G  1 days back

                                                                                I hope they reprogram most of you robots.

                                                                                • Fran Ra
                                                                                  Fran Ra  1 days back

                                                                                  "I don't know why da universe be da way it be. It just do."
                                                                                  Neil deGrasse Tyson

                                                                                  • B S
                                                                                    B S  1 days back

                                                                                    Trump 2020 :)

                                                                                    • Add E
                                                                                      Add E  1 days back

                                                                                      The subtext of the beginning of the interview is that the misconduct accusations aren't false. Being allowed to keep your job, doesn't mean that you aren't a creeper who's gotten his warning. It also doesn't make the women liars. There is a very wide gray area in between the two. It is very telling that Tyson didn't take the *very obvious* lead to admit he made a mistake and has learned to think before he speaks. Or something similar.

                                                                                      I'm not addressing the rape accusation. That's beyond the statute of limitations at this point, so there won't be an investigation or answers one way or another. If it's true, he escaped. If it's false, that woman is probably telling the truth about something she remembers incorrectly.

                                                                                      • RedneckLive
                                                                                        RedneckLive  1 days back

                                                                                        Niel pretends the Govt. Is incompitent, yet NASA got most of their tech through govt. Control. The Govt. doesn't have to be competent to cheat off their classmate, and do experiments behind closed doors. I'm sure the Govt. Copies NASA'S designs as part of the contract for the money. Or else the Govt. Would have no reason to fund the program logically.

                                                                                        • Aaron Urias
                                                                                          Aaron Urias  1 days back

                                                                                          What a fun interview...

                                                                                          • David Eranosian
                                                                                            David Eranosian  2 days back

                                                                                            The silence when Neil explained how his year was, just listen to that...

                                                                                            • Bandigo
                                                                                              Bandigo  10 hours back

                                                                                              How can you listen to silence 🤔

                                                                                          • Hugo Zupan
                                                                                            Hugo Zupan  2 days back

                                                                                            Well this escalated really fast at being, i mean really fast

                                                                                            • Senor Moody
                                                                                              Senor Moody  2 days back

                                                                                              So many false accusations going around, it makes it difficult to believe the real incidents