Nostalgic Neil deGrasse Tyson Tweets 35 Ways Times Have Changed

Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Twitter account took a nostalgic turn last Friday, when the 56-year-old astrophysicist posted a series of tweets with the hashtag #WhenIWasYourAge in which he reflected on how things have changed since his childhood.

“I’m feeling pensive and reflective of years gone by,” Tyson wrote on Twitter before posting the tweets. “If you’ll indulge me, I’d like to share some of these observations.”

Check out all of Tyson’s 35 #WhenIWasYourAge tweets below.

#WhenIWasYourAge: None of my toothpaste tubes could stand up on their caps.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 28, 2014

#WhenIWasYourAge: Anything wrapped in plastic was easy to open.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 28, 2014

#WhenIWasYourAge: Pluto was a planet, but those “in the know” all knew its days were numbered.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 28, 2014

#WhenIWasYourAge: It took a whole hour to bake a potato.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 28, 2014

#WhenIWasYourAge: It took a week to learn whether your photos came out okay.

— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) November 28, 2014

#WhenIWasYourAge: We had to open all doors by ourselves. None of them knew we were coming.

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