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Bill Nye, American Educator ( November 27, 1955 - )

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Climate change is happening, humans are causing it, and I think this is perhaps the most serious environmental issue facing us.~Bill Nye

Change Environmental Think

Science is the key to our future, and if you don't believe in science, then you're holding everybody back.~Bill Nye

Future Science Believe

NASA is an engine of innovation and inspiration as well as the world's premier space exploration agency, and we are well served by politicians working to keep it that way, instead of turning it into a mere jobs program, or worse, cutting its budget.~Bill Nye

Innovation Politics Space

Science is the best idea humans have ever had. The more people who embrace that idea, the better.~Bill Nye

Best Science People

I hope climate science becomes the big thing. And then what I want is electrical engineers to solve the world's energy problems, energy distribution problems. I want mechanical engineers to make better transportation systems. I want chemical engineers to develop better solar panels, and so on.~Bill Nye

Hope Science World

If you want grown-ups to recycle, just tell their kids the importance of recycling, and they'll be all over it.~Bill Nye

Want You Recycling

Burning carbon-based substances like oil, gas, and especially coal, produces billions of tons of extra carbon dioxide each year. Methane gas from cows and pigs and other animals on our large farms ends up in the atmosphere as well, trapping more of the sun's energy as heat.~Bill Nye

Sun Energy Animals

The information you get from social media is not a substitute for academic discipline at all.~Bill Nye

Social Media Discipline

Humor is everywhere in that there's irony in just about anything a human does.~Bill Nye

Humor Irony Human

The more you find out about the world, the more opportunities there are to laugh at it.~Bill Nye

World Opportunities Laugh

There is good evidence that Venus once had liquid water and a much thinner atmosphere, similar to Earth billions of years ago. But today the surface of Venus is dry as a bone, hot enough to melt lead, there are clouds of sulfuric acid that reach a hundred miles high and the air is so thick it's like being 900 meters deep in the ocean.~Bill Nye

Ocean Good Deep

One of the drawbacks of English is you can't spell things by hearing them.~Bill Nye

You English Hearing

Television isn't inherently good or bad. You go to a bookstore, there are how many thousands of books, but how many of those do you want? Five? Television's the same way. If you're going to show people stuff, television is the way to go. Words and pictures show things.~Bill Nye

Good Words People

Teaching creationism in science class as an alternative to evolution is inappropriate.~Bill Nye

Science Evolution Class

As you may know, I am a mechanical engineer.~Bill Nye

May I Am You

If NASA is to reach beyond the Moon and someday reach Mars, it must be relieved of the burden of launching people and cargo to low earth orbit. To do that, we must invest more in commercial spaceflight.~Bill Nye

Moon Earth People

My father was a very good Boy Scout. He was very skilled with knots, and he showed me how to tie a bow tie.~Bill Nye

Father Good Me

I worked at comedy clubs - if I can use the term 'work' - for several years. I middled at one point. I never made it; I was never a headliner. I never made enough time to write enough good material, in my opinion.~Bill Nye

Work Time Good

I used to play ultimate Frisbee, and I just got a reputation for making popcorn at parties. I don't mean to brag on myself, but I make the popcorn in the pot, and it comes out fine every time.~Bill Nye

Time Myself Reputation

There's nothing I believe in more strongly than getting young people interested in science and engineering, for a better tomorrow, for all humankind.~Bill Nye

Science People Believe

Evolution is the fundamental idea in all of life science - in all of biology.~Bill Nye

Life Science Evolution

If you're an adult and you choose not to believe in science, fine, but please don't prevent your children from learning about it and letting them draw their own conclusions.~Bill Nye

Children Learning Science

Everybody who's a physician, who makes vaccines, who wants to find the cure for cancer. Everybody who wants to do any medical good for humankind got the passion for that before he or she was 10.~Bill Nye

Good Passion Medical

Evolution is a theory, and it's a theory that you can test. We've tested evolution in many ways. You can't present good evidence that says evolution is not a fact.~Bill Nye

Good Present Evolution

If the Earth gets hit by an asteroid, it's game over. It's control-alt-delete for civilization.~Bill Nye

Space Earth Game

Unlike science, creationism cannot predict anything, and it cannot provide satisfactory answers about the past.~Bill Nye

Science Past Predict