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Due to the weather, the Museum is closed on Tuesday, January 27. All Tuesday programs and some Wednesday programs have been cancelled. Please check here for a full list, and check back for regular updates.

The Museum will be open on Wednesday, January 28, during regular hours, from 10 am to 5:45 pm.

Regular updates will also be posted to our Facebook page and Twitter account (@AMNH).

The Voice of Dark Universe

Neil deGrasse Tyson Narrating Dark Universe Interior

© AMNH/D. Finnin


Neil deGrasse Tyson, who narrates Dark Universe, is an astrophysicist, prolific science communicator, and the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium.

Tyson's tenth book, Space Chronicles: Facing the Ultimate Frontier, was released in March 2012. For five seasons, he hosted the educational science television show “NOVA scienceNOW” on PBS, and he is the host of a 21st-century reboot of Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos” TV series, set to air in spring 2014 on FOX.

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