StarTalk Live Category Archive

Big Brain Theory: StarTalk Live! at BAM Part 1 This Sunday

  If you didn’t attend StarTalk Live! at BAM earlier this year, and somebody told you that the two science guests that evening were Dr. Heather Berlin, an Assistant Professor of Neuroscience & Psychiatry, Mt. Sinai Hospital, and Mayim Bialik, who plays neuroscientist Amy Farrah Fowler on The Big Bang Theory, you might be a […]

Lineup Announced for StarTalk Live! in Provincetown 7/23/14 8PM

If you’re lucky enough to be able to join us for StarTalk Live! in Provincetown on July 23, you’re going to get to attend a bit of a reunion. That’s because guest host Bill Nye the Science Guy and comic co-host Eugene Mirman will be joined on stage by actor and comedian Scott Adsit. Scott […]

You Can Watch StarTalk Live! at SF Sketchfest on YouTube…Right Now!

If you weren’t in the audience for StarTalk Live! at SF Sketchfest earlier this year – and after all, how many of us were able to get out to San Francisco? – you might have been bummed out that you missed the show. Well, prepare to get un-bummed-out, because now you can watch guest host […]

Announcing Upcoming StarTalk Live! Shows in Seattle, Provincetown and New York

Heads up! We don’t have all the details on these upcoming StarTalk Live! shows yet, but we wanted to put them on your radar screen. The NY Comic Con show is hosted by Neil, the Provincetown and Seattle shows are hosted by Bill. All of them are co-hosted by Eugene. Provincetown, MA – July 23, […]

Surprise Guests Are Part of the Fun at StarTalk Live!

Part of the fun of going to StarTalk Live! is that you never know who’s going to show up on stage… even when you think you know. This past Sunday, lucky StarTalk fans got treated to an extra surprise, when Dr. David Grinspoon, aka Dr. FunkySpoon, showed up as a surprise science guest at the […]

Exciting News: StarTalk Live and Live-Streamed at SXSW, COSMOS, Bill Nye, Boston and more

Lots of news this week, so let’s get right to it. StarTalk Live at SXSW, part of “Quirky + GE Present A Night of Invention” First of all, we’re happy to announce that StarTalk Live will be on the road in Austin, TX at SXSW (South by Southwest). It’s #NightofInvention… well, technically the extravaganza is […]

Did you know that StarTalk Radio has a YouTube channel?

Why would a podcast and radio show have a YouTube Channel, you may ask? Well, I started out shooting “Behind the Scenes” videos during the first recording sessions I sat in on when I joined the StarTalk Team, using what we fondly refer to as “ShakyCam” (a handheld compact digital camera). But over time, we’ve […]

Be the Lucky Fan Who Comes Backstage at StarTalk Live 2-24-14!

Do you know this person? He’s Michael Tseng, and he was the lucky fan whose question was picked and who got to come backstage at StarTalk Live last Nov. 4, 2013. Is it your turn this time? All you need to do is come up with the absolutely best Cosmic Query to ask Neil deGrasse […]

What Were the Top 10 “Most Listened To” StarTalk Radio Episodes of 2013?

The snow is on the ground. The chill is in the air. The Geminids have come and gone and the calendar is winding down. And that means it’s time for the Top 10 “Most Listened To” Episodes of 2013. The results are actually a little surprising, because 6 of our Top 10 most listened to […]

Expect the Unexpected: The Season 4 Time Capsule (Part 1)

If there was a unifying theme to the episodes you chose for our Season 4 Time Capsule, it may be this: Expect the unexpected. Not from the comedians. Everyone expects Sarah Silverman to come up with classic lines like “No Jews on Mars.” But who could have predicted that, with both Eugene Mirman and John […]