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  • Bill Nye is getting a talk show on Netflix

    Bill Nye is getting a talk show on Netflix

    Bill Nye is getting a new TV show, thanks to Netflix. The streaming video service announced that it will be launching a talk show with Nye next year, called Bill Nye Saves The World. Nye, of course, helped introduced many ’90s kids (including me) to scientific thinking and concepts through the five seasons of his public television show Bill Nye The Science Guy (currently available on… Read More

  • Bill Nye Sees An Intimate Connection Between Startups And Science

    Bill Nye Sees An Intimate Connection Between Startups And Science

    While at South by Southwest Interactive, I had a chance to (briefly) interview one of my childhood heroes, Bill Nye the Science Guy. Nye was about to evaluate inventions at an event for Quirky, a startup that helps turn inventions into commercial products, but I also asked him what he thought of the current startup craze — did he see a connection between excitement about startups and… Read More

  • Video: Bill Nye The Science Guy (!) explains why 3D movies can make you sick

    There was a bit of controversy a few weeks ago when Samsung published a note warning people about the dangers of 3D movies. Pregnant women, the elderly, and a whole host of other people were told, in no uncertain terms, to limit their exposure to 3D movies, lest they become sick. What was never explained was why these people, or anyone else for that matter, could become sick when watching… Read More

  • Bill Nye, The Algebra Guy?

    Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill, Bill “T-minus seven seconds” Bill Nye, the Science Guy. Read More