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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  • Lasse Sørensen
    Lasse Sørensen  5 minutes back


    • Ryan Brill
      Ryan Brill  30 minutes back

      Remember when Matt broke up with Tina then she farted in his fridge on her way out?

      • Dj Ellis
        Dj Ellis  54 minutes back

        🙄 aliens lol ... they will have you believing it when some dopey staged attack takes place.

        • stein1385
          stein1385  1 hours back

          At your side we have been and to further, we will always be with you Neil!

          • FishyMM
            FishyMM  2 hours back

            Isn't this the literal plot of Watchmen?

            • HigherPlanes
              HigherPlanes  2 hours back

              The only "sexual misconduct" that counts is rape.

              • A lev
                A lev  2 hours back

                Normal laws apply to all: what goes up must come down.

                • A lev
                  A lev  2 hours back

                  Walks out like a chump and struggles to give a honest answer. He has a perfect chance too. The guy is a “genius” I think he was doing the math in his head as he was thinking of a good reply and saw how it was backfiring and how intelligent people would think about him and the allegations and that made him choke. I wouldn’t trust a lot of what this guy says.

                  • Øystein A.
                    Øystein A.  3 hours back

                    I am amazed what Americans call "sexual misconduct". In my country its called being weird.

                    • A- wolvy
                      A- wolvy  3 hours back

                      Dod he just say New World Order and One World Government .. illuminati confirmed.

                      • Heath Sanders
                        Heath Sanders  3 hours back

                        Don't you know once accused you're guilty for life, truth or not 2019 everyone

                        • Richard Broski
                          Richard Broski  3 hours back

                          The stark difference between Neil Tyson and Mike Tyson's response when asked a question about past misconduct.

                          • JGui
                            JGui  4 hours back

                            Sexual misconduct accusations?! há... one more good man on the line. And again, no real proof was found. Again.

                            • Garmonbozia Jones
                              Garmonbozia Jones  4 hours back

                              People who hate on Colbert’s show for being too liberal or too PC clearly don’t even watch the show nearly enough. This talk show has developed in a very positive way through the years and it’s evident right here in this interview. Stephen is a very nice, caring and obviously pious guy... elements of that seep through all the time, but it’s clear he isn’t afraid to delve into deeper issues; sometimes ones that are quite disturbing/upsetting.

                              • that one Guy
                                that one Guy  4 hours back

                                I hate this crowd this is a serious topic aliens r here

                                • Rafael Hidalgo
                                  Rafael Hidalgo  4 hours back

                                  Oh, that look on Neil's face on 9:30 - He knows already and he's damn worried about it.

                                  • Joe Rivera
                                    Joe Rivera  4 hours back

                                    Disgusting that he still has a job. Sexual misconduct is not to be taken lightly- especially when three women came out and said it.

                                    • R M
                                      R M  4 hours back

                                      I very much so wished Stephen would of asked why are we not ready to receive information about life in another planet?? Is it because how it might affect religion? Might it be because discovered a life form more advance than us that we couldn’t defend from (planetary security standpoint)?? I have more questions !

                                      • jason voorhees
                                        jason voorhees  5 hours back

                                        He just described project blue beam

                                        • BoutiqueBuds Co.
                                          BoutiqueBuds Co.  5 hours back

                                          That’s funny, Elon Musk says he owns Area 59 and there are no aliens, if there was proof, he says he would have seen it already, he says thier is no proof of Aliens

                                          • Damon
                                            Damon  6 hours back

                                            Neil is going through a period of heavy bombardment #notmetoo

                                            • Real Slick
                                              Real Slick  6 hours back

                                              this is literally the plot of watchmen

                                              • MisterScrambles
                                                MisterScrambles  6 hours back

                                                No Stephen, the first thing we'd want to know about life on Mars would be: Can I fug it?

                                                • John Patsko
                                                  John Patsko  6 hours back

                                                  Kudos to Colbert for asking tough questions

                                                  • koen Armstrong
                                                    koen Armstrong  7 hours back

                                                    He just said “you think the government is competent enough to pull it off”
                                                    THEY DO. And it’s not Donald trumps government but when you have deep state covert ops that 100% have kept all of this from us.
                                                    Straight up all I have to say is that the human race today has no idea how much has actually happened since Roswell and what’s happened over all of history. We’re lied to by more than just the USA gov but the Vatican and every other country and family and oil company that wants to hide it

                                                    • WarlockofWordsReturns RB

                                                      Only if the aliens were on their way here, and they were clearly armed. Maybe then...

                                                      • Eric Nick
                                                        Eric Nick  2 hours back

                                                        They are already here. Been here before humans. They aren't exactly here to harm us but they don't really care if we live or die. Just here for the resources. They've been in the milky way galaxy for awhile now.

                                                    • imperial times
                                                      imperial times  7 hours back

                                                      "I learned that it's great to have an immense support network, as well as a loyal devoted group of subjects, when faced with the consequences of overblown sexual confidence/predatory behavior"

                                                      • David's2Cents
                                                        David's2Cents  7 hours back

                                                        so what he is saying is we would put on hold fighting each other to go kill the aliens because they are not us

                                                        • CharlesManson
                                                          CharlesManson  7 hours back

                                                          He’s got his talking point about this issue down to a ‘science’

                                                          • Mike Nelson
                                                            Mike Nelson  7 hours back

                                                            Once a animal gains cogent thought it can go two ways. One...they can start explaining nature through scientific methods or two, they can start explaining nature with myths that lead to religion. The first stands a slight chance of survival, the second will become a war torn savergy that will destroy itself with stupidity.

                                                            • YouNeed2FearMe
                                                              YouNeed2FearMe  7 hours back

                                                              I’d rather align myself with a hostile Alien race ! For centuries whites have tried to dominate Blacks on the basis of race ! The aliens if they encountered this would know it and wisely exploit it . Don’t get your hopes up too high for human cooperation.

                                                              • breakthrough implosion
                                                                breakthrough implosion  8 hours back

                                                                The government is competent enough to pull that off. These are what I like to call "plants." If they can pull this gangstalking bullsh_t, as known they're able to keep secrets. I used to like Neil, but really he's not a good person.

                                                                • Ivan123
                                                                  Ivan123  9 hours back

                                                                  The difference in demenour here and at Rogan is huge... He came of as really arogant sob there... now imagine how he is when all cameras are off... We think we know these people but its only a distorted persona.

                                                                  • Matthew Coolness
                                                                    Matthew Coolness  9 hours back

                                                                    Americans in particular are not going to give a shit if NASA finds microbes on Mars 🦠 The NAVY released 3 videos of actual alien craft in our airspace, and nobody cared.

                                                                    • Hx 0
                                                                      Hx 0  10 hours back

                                                                      I've been holding the like button for minutes, but youtube still won't let me laugh or love react to the "competent"-comment. *insert Sad emoji here*

                                                                      • billybrooks1
                                                                        billybrooks1  11 hours back

                                                                        I don't know if we found life from outside our solar system but we sure have found their spaceships

                                                                        • billybrooks1
                                                                          billybrooks1  12 hours back

                                                                          Believe all women!! Unless you just really like the guy.

                                                                          • Cliff Roberson
                                                                            Cliff Roberson  12 hours back

                                                                            Finding of life on Mars will not change a thing. People are too stupid (especially Americans) to understand the findings. People get more excited from things like finding the face of Jesus on a Lay's potato chip.

                                                                            • Trace Hefner
                                                                              Trace Hefner  13 hours back

                                                                              Love you Niel. Keep giving us an opportunity to learn.

                                                                              • Ease V
                                                                                Ease V  13 hours back

                                                                                The last time I saw a late night host invite someone, he got shot in the head for it

                                                                                • Liubeiwushijiu
                                                                                  Liubeiwushijiu  14 hours back

                                                                                  Might not.

                                                                                  • Sourabh
                                                                                    Sourabh  14 hours back

                                                                                    humans limited only to scratch their own ass

                                                                                    • Michael Haas
                                                                                      Michael Haas  15 hours back

                                                                                      Let’s not get carried away

                                                                                      • IRsnarf
                                                                                        IRsnarf  17 hours back

                                                                                        Wait what?! Ma man Neil and sexual mis conduct ?! Who wasn’t happy receiving his star dust ?!

                                                                                        • martzisi
                                                                                          martzisi  17 hours back

                                                                                          They are in fact so competent they created you as a shil Neil to make comments like that.

                                                                                          • Pedro Baiões
                                                                                            Pedro Baiões  17 hours back

                                                                                            Neill Degrass Tyson not mocking extraterrestrial possibility?!?
                                                                                            Something changed ...

                                                                                            • MBHarsh
                                                                                              MBHarsh  17 hours back

                                                                                              I love that little smirk Neil does, whenever he drops a profound line.

                                                                                              • Chris Wyatt
                                                                                                Chris Wyatt  18 hours back

                                                                                                Believe me were here, I mean there here, dont like what's going on, you understand what we are saying, I meant what there saying 🤢🤢🤢🤢