Skip To Content

    15 Times Bill Nye And Neil DeGrasse Tyson Were The Definition Of Friendship

    Their love transcends space and time.

    1. When Neil needed someone to lean on and Bill was right there for him.

    2. When Bill explained what he and Neil do when they hang out.

    NBC / youtube.com

    Literally the best boys' night ever.

    3. When Bill tackled Neil onstage during a panel.

    youtube.com

    It was for his own good. He did it out of love.

    4. When they spent Thanksgiving together and even took a Turkey Day selfie.

    5. AND OF COURSE: When they took a selfie with the president.

    6. But even better was how Neil and told the story of the presidential selfie ...

    NBC / youtube.com

    7. And how Bill saved the day when Neil's phone failed to capture the pic.

    NBC / youtube.com

    Hehehehe he said "whipped it out."

    8. EVEN CUTER THAN THAT (I know, you didn't think it possible), is when Bill did an impression of Neil prepping for that presidential selfie:

    NBC / youtube.com

    Bill's a good actor — he really captures Neil's nervousness and excitement.

    9. When Neil and Bill had cameos on the show Stargate and they joke about the band Flock of Seagulls.

    View this video on YouTube

    youtube.com

    Even though they're wearing space-themed neckwear!

    10. When Bill taught Neil how to knot a bow tie. And they were so happy to be so dapper together.

    Last night in midtown Manhattan, Bill Nye @TheScienceGuy teaches me to knot my first-ever Bow Tie.

    Neil deGrasse Tyson@neiltysonFollow

    Last night in midtown Manhattan, Bill Nye @TheScienceGuy teaches me to knot my first-ever Bow Tie.

    10:02 AM - 10 Dec 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

    11. When they drank pink beverages from plastic cups with 30 Rock's Scott Adsit.

    i.imgur.com

    GUESS OUR INVITE GOT LOST IN THE MAIL, EH?

    12. And when they partied and really let loose:

    facebook.com

    13. When Bill was asked whether he or Neil would win in a fight and he and offered this response:

    youtube.com

    Aww, it's nice to give your friends credit for their strengths.

    14. When Neil was giving a talk at Florida State University and decided to call his buddy Bill in front of the audience for some extra insight.

    View this video on YouTube

    youtube.com

    And had adorable technical difficulties with speakerphone.

    15. And when Bill joked about how he and Neil are planning a run for office in 2016.

    cdn.themetapicture.com

    YOU HAVE OUR VOTES, GENTLEMEN.

    So ... when can we all hang out?

    BuzzFeed Daily

    Keep up with the latest daily buzz with the BuzzFeed Daily newsletter!

    Newsletter signup form