Books Accessory to War The Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the Military by Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang Hardcover, 576 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $30 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleAccessory to WarSubtitleThe Unspoken Alliance Between Astrophysics and the MilitaryAuthorNeil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary From early celestial navigation to satellite-enabled warfare, a well-researched book provides a thought-provoking exploration of the centuries-old relationship between science and military power. Genres: Politics & Public Affairs Nonfiction Science & Health Also by Neil deGrasse Tyson Death by Black Hole The Pluto Files Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Accessory to War Science Neil DeGrasse Tyson Examines The 'Unspoken Alliance' Between Science And War Fresh Air September 17, 2018 In his new book, Accessory to War, the astrophysicist argues that people who work in his field are often complicit to military development — despite being overwhelmingly liberal and anti-war. Neil DeGrasse Tyson Examines The 'Unspoken Alliance' Between Science And War Listen · 28:56 28:56 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/648693243/648784733" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Review Book Reviews 'Accessory To War' An Uncomfortable Wake-Up Call For Some September 17, 2018 An "unspoken alliance" between scientists and the military had been brewing for millennia prior to Hiroshima. Neil deGrasse Tyson and Avis Lang excel at detailing this union and its possible future.