StarTalk Live Category Archive

Blink and you’ll miss it… StarTalk Live! sold out again

Tickets for StarTalk Live! at The Bell House went on sale at 1:00 PM EDT last Friday, 8/8/14. For the first time ever, we’re doing two shows on two consecutive nights, as part of this year’s Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival. 9/21 is StarTalk Live! with guest host Bill Nye the Science Guy, and on 9/22 […]

This Sunday – the Conclusion of StarTalk Live! Big Brains at BAM

All good things must eventually come to an end, and StarTalk Live! Big Brains at BAM is no exception. This Sunday, we present our unprecedented Part 3 of our exploration of the inner workings of the human brain. As host Neil deGrasse Tyson says at the beginning of this episode, we’ve never done a 3-part […]

“You can’t joke about Anencephaly” – Preview Big Brains at BAM Part 2

“You can’t joke about Anencephaly.” There may be no more qualified person on the planet to say that than Mayim Bialik. As a real life neuroscientist who plays one on the hit TV comedy, The Big Bang Theory, Mayim knows where the lines are. She knows what’s funny when it comes to dealing with people […]

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 […]