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Jack Could Have Survived ‘Titanic’ & Neil DeGrasse Tyson Has The Receipts To Prove It

Rose really should not have let go.

Spoilers ahead! For decades, fans have wondered if Rose (Kate Winslet) could have saved Jack’s (Leonardo DiCaprio) life in the film Titanic. He made just one attempt to get up on the door she was floating on, and then gave up and sank back into the deep dark sea for all eternity. And Neil DeGrasse Tyson is here to say yes, Jack really should have tried way harder to save his own life, because no one goes down that easy. So back off, Rose — it’s Jack’s turn to get a happy ending. Click through to find out why Neil thinks Jack could have lived!

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