Neil deGrasse Tyson, Fountain Pen User

Rock-star astrophysicist also collects fountain pens.

Neil deGrasse Tyson - Roderick Mickens

Any hobbies?

I collect fountain pens. When I give a speech, I will first write it with a fountain pen. I like preserving some memory of what it’s like to write. I own a few dozen fountain pens and carry a few with me at any given time. My pens have been written up in Pen World magazine.




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