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Entertainment

The truly great thing about Nye coming to Netflix is that we’ll all be able to binge-watch 10 hours of TV without moving, but feel productive nonetheless because we were learning. READ MORE »


News

Sarah Palin has moved on from being simply a climate-change denier to an apparent expert on all matters scientific.

At a recent press event for her new film Climate Hustle, she reportedly trashed beloved children’s television host Bill Nye the Science Guy (why??).  “Bill Nye is as much as scientist as I am,” she said. “He’s a kids’ show… READ MORE »


Entertainment

The combination of the favorite Uncle of Science and a rich a silly band of emojis makes hearing about REM sleep cycles not only compelling, but pure delight. READ MORE »


health

It has been a pretty shitty year for women’s reproductive rights in this country, I think we can all agree. When so much progression has been made for LGBT rights, Trans Rights and more, the Right still wants to attack the decisions that women make with regards to women and reproduction. Laws are getting worse,… READ MORE »


News

In addition to not telling women what to do with our bodies, people — like Bill Nye — need to stop telling us how to feel about what we do with our bodies. READ MORE »


News

Bill Nye has been on an evolution-education kick lately. First, last week, he went on Newsmax’s “MidPoint” to talk about his vehement opposition to creationism being taught in public schools, or at all, to young children. When asked if creationism is making kids less intelligent, he responded:

“Absolutely. They’re holding the kids… READ MORE »


Celebs

GE’s #EmojiScience campaign, which launched today conducting experiments in NYU’s science labs, provides a divine outlet for we non-Ph.D. folk who stew over burning scientific questions while wishing we had an astrophysicist on speed dial. Over the next two days, stars like Bill Nye, Jessica Williams of “The Daily Show,” Gary Vaynerchu and Baratunde Thurston will help GE… READ MORE »


Entertainment

Fourteen years ago, when author George Dyson was gearing up to meet Bill Nye The Science Guy, his 9-year-old daughter Lauren had some very important advice for him. So important, in fact, that it merited a letter with starred bullet points. My favorite is “Don’t wear sweatpants at ALL. Jeans are OK sometimes.” READ MORE »


News

One thing I always say about men: it is so hot when they believe that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old. That’s why the rest of The Frisky staff and I want to have front row seats next month when Bill Nye The Science Guy debates Ken Ham, the founder of the Creation Museum. … READ MORE »


Celebs

You know you want to watch Bill Nye dance the robot to Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” on last night’s “Dancing With The Stars.” [io9]
Kaley Cuoco’s younger sister Bianca Cuoco is a contestant on “The Voice.” [Daily Mail UK]
Uh oh: Anna Kournikova and Enrique Inglesias are on the rocks after 12… READ MORE »


Entertainment

Has there ever been a more pleasantly surprising addition to primetime TV than Bill Nye, The Science Guy? I think not. Look at him during his first live appearance on “Dancing with the Stars,” all soft-spoken and dapper and trying to teach everyone about science. So cute! “Even a blind squirrel finds an acorn once… READ MORE »