Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson was voted "Sexiest Astrophysicist Alive" by People
magazine, a modern-day Tycho Brahe with a PhD and a NASA Distinguished Public Service Medal. He has written numerous books (Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries
), and has hosted television programs such as NOVA ScienceNOW
and Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey
. Tonight at 8 p.m. the Peabody Opera House (1400 Market Street; 314-499-7600 or www.peabodyoperahouse.com
) hosts An Evening with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson
. It's certain to be a starry night of unbounded, captivating conversation on the limitless final frontier. Admission is $55 to $80.
Wed., May 13, 8 p.m., 2015