Season 2, Episode 20
Millions of people know Jon Stewart as the brilliant and hilarious host of Comedy Central’s, “The Daily Show”. Along with the show’s comedian correspondents, his ironic insight into the political issues of our time has made The Daily Show one of the most-watched news programs on TV. Now meet Jon Stewart, science geek.
Neil talks with Jon Stewart about his love for science, the difference between having scientists and politicians as guests on The Daily Show, and the cosmic connections that unite us all… because even New Jersey is made of star stuff. Charles Liu provides a scientist’s perspective on how politics has effected technological innovation and inquiry from the past to the present, from the Earth to the Moon.
Leighann Lord Comedian