SCIENCE. You know who loves science? ME. And Netflix. The network has rdered a science-themed late night-style talk show – Bill Nye Saves The World. You read that right – Bill freakin’ Nye. The series is scheduled to premiere Spring 2017. Each episode will tackle a topic from a scientific point of view, debunking myths and dinging anti-scientific claims espoused by politicians, religious leaders and/or titans of industry. SCIENCE. The team includes Mike Drucker as Head Comedy along with astronomer, author and award-winning science communicator Phil Plait serves as Head Science Writer. Michael Naidus is on board as showrunner and executive producer.
Nye said of the coming series:
“With the right science and good writing, we’ll do our best to enlighten and entertain our audience. And, perhaps we’ll change the world a little.”
How EXCITING!!! Stay tuned, kids!!