A lot of the cosmologists and astrophysicists clearly had been reading science fiction.
— Frederik Pohl

NBC is working with a team of astrophysicists to create a new day of the week.
Dave Foley astrophysicists quote

I was an aspiring astrophysicist, and that's how I defined myself, not by my skin color. People didn't treat me as someone with science ambitions. They treated me as someone they thought was going to mug them, or who was a shoplifter.
— Neil deGrasse Tyson

If you only think of me during Black History Month, I must be failing as an educator and as an astrophysicist.
— Neil deGrasse Tyson

It was unthinkable not long ago that a biologist or paleontologist would be at the same conference as an astrophysicist. Now we have accumulated so much data in each of these branches of science as it relates to origins that we have learned that no one discipline can answer questions of origins alone.
— astrophysicists quotation by Neil deGrasse Tyson