Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains the Universe While Eating Spicy Wings | Hot Ones

  • Published on May 11, 2017
  • Star Talk host, Hayden Planetarium director, and astrophysicist extraordinaire Neil deGrasse Tyson has a brilliant knack for breaking down big scientific ideas to the masses. But can he keep his facts straight while battling the heat of Zombie Apocalypse and Mad Dog 357? Find out as NDT takes on some hot questions and even hotter wings with Sean Evans, tackling everything from Obama selfies to Kanye West lyrics along the way.
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  • Gaylord†
    Gaylord† 2 hours ago

    the intro to the video is everything 😂

  • Dhruva Shah
    Dhruva Shah 4 hours ago

    That speech gave me the CHILLS

  • 18redcup
    18redcup 12 hours ago

    in n out is bomb af

  • Tex Watson
    Tex Watson 13 hours ago +1

    In my opinion...

    Jeffrey Epstein didn't kill his self.

    A NEW WAVE 15 hours ago

  • Green Bot
    Green Bot 20 hours ago


  • Fine Tye
    Fine Tye 21 hour ago


  • Mike Redstone
    Mike Redstone 23 hours ago +1

    Can everyone agree that they should do a Hot Ones interviewing Shean Evans... With like, really HHHHHOT wings.

  • Daaronaaronax
    Daaronaaronax Day ago

    Person a: so tell me why we set up the whole episode when we cant even afford him
    Person b: well you see we spent the entire budget on ambient muisic

  • Lucidity y
    Lucidity y Day ago

    I love how he just acts black and is a professional astrophysicist 🤣🤣

    • Kevin Jacobson
      Kevin Jacobson Day ago +2

      I'd say he acts pretty white with moments of blackness sprinkled in sporadically.

  • Josh E
    Josh E Day ago

    Astronomy and hot wings...My 2 most favorite things in one video

  • Jennifer Nestor
    Jennifer Nestor Day ago

    Like a boss

  • Andrew Sol
    Andrew Sol Day ago +1

    Ah thats hot, thats hot


    Fuck me, Neil deBoss Tyson. What a humble and inteligent man, I loved his answers to the critics about uranus and new hendge.

  • Eli Mcmillion
    Eli Mcmillion Day ago

    Just came to read angry, rambling Neil hate from TVclip "experts". Was not disappointed, lol.

  • Wielie Walie
    Wielie Walie Day ago

    15:49 yaaaall it's rewind time

  • Sayaka Hayashi
    Sayaka Hayashi Day ago

    He is just soooo likeable❤️❤️

  • Carter Mabry
    Carter Mabry Day ago

    "Bill Nye whipped it out and he saved the day."

  • Taurus GEM
    Taurus GEM Day ago

    such an asshole... thinks he knows shit when he contracted to speak shit that has manipulated people for decades and this guy thinks he genius... no he only speaks on something people didn't know shit before internet.... he doesn't know shit about shit and thinks asteroids define his knowledge of anything... fuck the guy and all he says... he a deceiving contract that's about to expire...

  • andrew feuerstein

    His last one only went up to 550,000 when they routinely go up to 2 million.

  • Bob Isbell
    Bob Isbell Day ago

    I wonder why he only went as hot as 550,000 scoville units and not "The Last Dab".

  • Nicole Young
    Nicole Young 2 days ago

    Neil really made me want to eat those hot sauces and see what he was experiencing lol

    My favorite episode!!!!

  • nobody else
    nobody else 2 days ago

    He sometimes reminds me of Jeff Goldblum

  • Zeytto
    Zeytto 2 days ago

    With these two it's like a regular interview ^^

  • Rebeca Ramirez
    Rebeca Ramirez 2 days ago

    " I took 2 bite's bitch"!😅😅😅

  • jasmine wood
    jasmine wood 2 days ago

    he kept his truth- he's becoming more active on IG :")

    SHUBHAM PARDESHI 2 days ago

    That last speech about being with universe was so gr8

  • Sebastian Coldwater
    Sebastian Coldwater 2 days ago


  • CrackingTheGlobe
    CrackingTheGlobe 3 days ago

    Immortal Technique wrote a bunch of jumbled equations in his verse just like Tesla said about Masonic scientists in his time. It's all confusion and distractions. 🖕

  • CrackingTheGlobe
    CrackingTheGlobe 3 days ago

    $50 mill a day says NDT doesn't know how to use his computer to back up his phone and create space for more photos on his phone 🤦‍♂️ PUPPET...

  • CrackingTheGlobe
    CrackingTheGlobe 3 days ago +1

    Hahaha. Could be because Flat Earth actually makes sense and is way more logical than a magic spinning ball that has ZERO PROOF of movement. It's common sense that water will not bend in its natural state. Flat and LEVEL__________________________

    • Edwin Matthew
      Edwin Matthew 2 days ago

      Im going to assume your joking, that was a good joke.

  • Kuhoo Not Kuhu
    Kuhoo Not Kuhu 3 days ago +1

    I feel like im watching the Joe Rogan podcasts.. just with Neil eating

  • Tranzit
    Tranzit 3 days ago

    Invite Virtual Riot

  • Shane Ortega
    Shane Ortega 3 days ago

    @16:03 Carlton Banks

  • El Rivas
    El Rivas 3 days ago

    This man is amazing 🤣

    GR33NDAYFAN13 4 days ago +1

    Of course GZAs right, We form like Vultron GZA be the head

  • Suleyman Arma
    Suleyman Arma 4 days ago

    Song questions were dumbest but Neil replied well to them

  • Ash Collins
    Ash Collins 4 days ago

    I like the ‘ghost pepper and blueberry’ bottle.. it looks so clean, and nice! It makes me want to drink it out of the bottle...
    But i would also love to try your alls own sauces Sean! Maybe when i get money next, i’ll buy some classic and los calientés! Woot!

  • Ash Collins
    Ash Collins 4 days ago

    I could sit and listen to this dude talk and edumacate me all day! Hehe!
    And neil is sooo correct about the lyrics.. haha!

  • Kyle Clauson
    Kyle Clauson 4 days ago

    At any given moment, Neil looks like he's on high-whacked off on LSD

  • Crystal Cooper
    Crystal Cooper 4 days ago

    Neil is a very smart person and it would actually be pretty cool to just sit down and have a conversation

  • John Huffington
    John Huffington 4 days ago +1

    I really wish verner troyer was alive to be on this show before he died.

  • yahia Aly
    yahia Aly 5 days ago

    in every one of his sassy remarks the "mmmhmmm" is implied and i love it

  • Ricky Land
    Ricky Land 5 days ago

    This is the best one, I love the knowledge that Neil daGrasse Tyson drops!! BOOM

  • Knightmare
    Knightmare 5 days ago +3

    “Just a dab of extra sauce”
    Dude *puts on a little tiny bit*
    Nigel *puts on a whole freaking thumb worth*

  • Clau Nico
    Clau Nico 5 days ago

    this show is so good

  • Pleasant Heartaches
    Pleasant Heartaches 5 days ago

    Neil is a sex icon

  • Trilmonté
    Trilmonté 5 days ago

    This is how it feels to eat with INT 10.

  • Pomas ALVAREZ
    Pomas ALVAREZ 6 days ago

    I hate talking to ppl who wants to give you a life lesson with anything you talk about

  • Y hamamoto
    Y hamamoto 6 days ago

    This is a classic one. As good as the chili klause one. Well done sir

  • Mathew Foster
    Mathew Foster 6 days ago

    Neil needs jesus be praying for Neil open your eyes to jesus never ending love sir

  • Michael Sapp
    Michael Sapp 6 days ago

    I’m just here for the casual science fueled by capsaicin

  • Tyson Konken
    Tyson Konken 7 days ago

    When NDT said Mega Death at the beginning, would've been awesome if he followed with "My favorite band "!

  • Roger Arvizu
    Roger Arvizu 7 days ago

    23:33 he's wrong he forgot dark matter

  • MrGozzah
    MrGozzah 8 days ago +1

    Love his science, but god damn he is so gross when he eat.. Close your mouth Neil.

  • Cheryl Hartwig
    Cheryl Hartwig 8 days ago +1

    Like a boss , damn , also a really cool guy 🤩

  • Switch Back
    Switch Back 8 days ago

    23:07 wtf? You need to have these idiots on the show.

  • Chris Bolz
    Chris Bolz 9 days ago

    They needa put Stephen hawking in this bih

  • Israel Gabriel
    Israel Gabriel 9 days ago

    I like how he hits the table and says "oww!, oww!" What the actual fuck is going on lol!

  • OfCourse YouCan
    OfCourse YouCan 9 days ago +1

    16:15 Hahaha Now im not opposed to danglin the dongle for a few extra dollars... But there is no way in the multiverse that im wearing an asbestos lined jockstrap, and we certainly arent involving fuels and fires...