Here’s some heli-footage that we captured in La Jolla. The set up is the DJI Quadcopter with a GoPro hero3 attached. Pretty amazing stuff, for a small mount of money.
There’s a real sense of a baton being passed here, with Tyson taking up the work of his predecessor and bringing popular science to the world. (He also shares Sagan’s penchants for moments of flair, amusingly donning a pair of sunglasses before bearing witness to a recreation of the Big Bang.)