Each year, the Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate brings the finest minds in the world to the Museum to debate pressing questions on the frontier of scientific discovery. Join host and moderator Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium, for the 2018 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate on Tuesday, February 13, 2018
NEW THIS YEAR: Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate Ticket Lottery
Due to the growing popularity of this event, the opportunity to purchase tickets will be distributed through a lottery this year, with a 2 ticket per person limit. Registration for the lottery will be open December 12–15, 2017.
The late Dr. Isaac Asimov, one of the most prolific and influential authors of our time, was a dear friend and supporter of the American Museum of Natural History. In his memory, the Hayden Planetarium is honored to host the annual Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate…bringing the finest minds in the world to the Museum each year to debate pressing questions on the frontier of scientific discovery.
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I sadly didn’t win the lottery, and I thought I would put a message out there in case someone received tickets that they no longer need. I’m trying to surprise my boyfriend with tickets to this debate, and I’m a bit gutted that I didn’t win the lottery. Hoping the stars align and someone reads this message who has two tickets they’d be willing to sell 🙂