Taylor first appeared in episodes of The Universe for The History Channel in 2010, after his name came up in a search regarding space warfare .   Taylor had been featured prominently on National Geographic Channel 's When Aliens Attack in 2011.  In the summer of 2011, the National Geographic Channel announced   a new series called Rocket City Rednecks which features Taylor. The first episode showed in September 2011.  A self-proclaimed ' redneck rocket scientist ', Taylor focuses on 'hillbilly ingenuity' for the show's backyard science experiments, aided by his family and best friend whom are all machinists and inventors.   This was picked up for a second season which started 29 Nov 2012.