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This tiny satellite will use a solar sail to investigate an asteroid

Following the success of Bill Nye's solar sail craft, LightSail 2, NASA plans to launch its own solar sail craft to investigate near-Earth asteroids.
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Asteroids, Solar Sail, Bill Nye, LightSail

‘Ted’ TV Series Coming to Peacock for More R-Rated Teddy Bear Action

Ted, the movie where Mark Wahlberg hangs out with a teddy bear who sounds a lot like Peter Griffin, is becoming a TV series over at Peacock. Seth MacFarlane, who directed, co-wrote, and voice acted in Ted and Ted 2, is on board to executive produce the series through his Fuzzy Door company. It’s the second TV series Peacock has landed from McFarlane’s Fuzzy Door – earlier this year they ordered The End is Nye, a Fuzzy Door show hosted by Bill Nye. I didn’t know this until now, but Ted is app...
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Peacock Orders Ted TV Series, Seth MacFarlane in Negotiations to Voice

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane’s foul-mouthed teddy bear is coming back as Peacock has ordered a television series based on Ted from UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, and MRC Television. MacFarlane is not yet confirmed to voice the character in the upcoming show, but is said to be “in negotiations” at this point. He will executive produce the program along with Erica Huggins for Fuzzy Door. RELATED: Gordon Green, McBride & MacFarlane Team for Smokey and the Bandit Series The live-a...
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10 emerging technologies that will change our world

The following article was originally published by our sister site, Big Think Edge.Business leaders know they must prepare for technological upheavals in the years ahead. But keeping up-to-date on new technologies—to say nothing of understanding their complexities and forecasting those shifts—is an overwhelming task.To help organizations find their footing, the CompTIA Emerging Technology Community releases an annual list of the top 10 emerging technologies. What makes this list special is that i...
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We attended a virtual salon with Emmy award winners, actresses, and athletes. Spending 2 hours playing games with influential strangers was strangely therapeutic.

Several Influencers Dinner alumni participate in a salon hosted by Jon Levy at a 2019 event. Since the pandemic, his events have been virtual. Courtesy of The Glenlivet. Dominic-Madori Davis is a reporter at Insider, and Keishel Williams is an editing fellow. Together, they attended an invitation-only virtual "Influencers Dinner" salon hosted by behavioral scientist Jon Levy. Below is their conversation about what the unique event was like. See more stories on Insider's business page. ...
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Porsche Taps Science Guy To Explain The Taycan Electric Sports Sedan

The charismatic bow tie enthusiast, Bill Nye (science guy), has been inspiring younger generations since, well, since my generation was a younger generation. His interesting delivery style and an uncanny ability to make the science seem both palatable and interesting at the same time is the key to his success. If you need something high tech and science-y explained in a way that an average Joe like me can understand it, Nye is your — well, he's your guy. It only seems natural, then, that Porsch...
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Why Bombay Sapphire Is Finally Getting Into the Competitive RTD Cocktail Category

The 1990s kids who grew up watching Bill Nye the Science Guy during its five-season run will easily recall his fun to replicate kitchen experiments, including creating carbon dioxide from vinegar and baking soda and making rock candy crystals with sugar and boiling water. As it turns out, Nye, now 65, is still tinkering in...
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Review Film Bliss (2021) – Review Film Bliss (2021). Bliss merupakan film drama Amerika 2021 yang ditulis serta disutradarai oleh Mike Cahill. Ini diperankan oleh Owen Wilson serta Salma Hayek. Seseorang laki – laki catok berumur, baru – baru ini berpisah serta teralienasi dari keluarganya, mengidap kendala psikotik dikala ia dihentikan dari profesi yang tidak mengasyikkan. Bersahabat dengan seseorang perempuan gelandangan, ia dengan cara berangsur – angsur jatuh lebih dalam ke psikosis serta tergila – g...
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A Cost Effective Way to Create a Greener Brand

Sponsored Post Planting trees is a simple way to support the environment. But many companies don’t have the manpower or resources to start their own green initiatives. Luckily, ForestPlanet aims to make the process easier. Not only does this company support the environment, they also give businesses a cost effective way to create greener brands. And they do so with the help of a clear communication strategy and a quality CRM tool. Learn more about the company’s green initiatives for business an...
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TV Bits: ‘Luther’ Movie, Bill Nye Series on Peacock, ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 7, Samara Weaving-Led Playboy Bunny Series, & More

In this edition of TV Bits: Idris Elba confirms a Luther movie will start shooting this year. Samara Weaving to star as a Playboy Bunny in Sony Picture TV’s Down the Rabbit Hole. Bill Nye to host The End is Nye on Peacock. Writing on Rick and Morty season 7 has begun. And more. It’s been 10 years since the hit BBC crime drama Luther debuted, with star Idris Elba returning to the part of the emotionally impulsive detective every few years for a new season, most recently donning the coat fo...
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Bill Nye to Host Peacock Science Series, Brannon Braga and Seth MacFarlane to Produce (EXCLUSIVE)

Peacock has ordered a new series hosted by world-famous science educator Bill Nye, Variety has learned exclusively. Each episode of the show, titled “The End is Nye,” dives into the myths and realities of both natural and unnatural threats, from viruses to volcanoes, asteroids to authoritarianism, and climate change to chemical warfare. The show offers a […]
Tags: News, Nye, Seth Macfarlane, Bill Nye, Peacock, Brannon Braga, Bill Nye Variety

Disney Keeps 80% of Streaming Revenue By Calling It ‘Home Video’

For years, Disney has been keeping 80% of the revenue from older shows that it distributes to streaming platforms, leaving only 20% to be available to stars and other profit participants. It does so by classifying the revenue as “home video.” Under a formula dating from the introduction of the VCR, Disney subtracts an 80% […]
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How fast food restaurants are taking steps toward environmental sustainability

Fast food restaurants have begun keeping track of their impact on the planet as a way of reaching out to environmentally-conscious customers. It’s part of environmental profit and loss (EP&L), a way of estimating the environmental impacts of doing business. Lawmakers in California are taking interest in environmental profit and loss, too. A piece of legislation called the Climate Corporation Accountability Act (SB 260) was introduced in the State Senate last month. It would require corporations ...
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How to Talk with a Conspiracy Theorist: What the Experts Recommend Why do people pledge allegiance to views that seem fundamentally hostile to reality? Maybe believers in shadowy, evil forces and secret cabals fall prey to motivated reasoning. Truth for them is what they need to believe in order to get what they want. Their certainty in the justness of a cause can feel as comforting as a warm blanket on a winter’s night. But conspiracy theories go farther than private delusions of grandeur. They have spilled i...
Tags: Psychology, Google, Politics, College, Current Affairs, Reddit, University of Pennsylvania, Vox, Bill Nye, Daniel, Facebook Twitter, Pew Research, Josh Jones, University of California Irvine, Cass Sunstein, MIT Technology Review

How to Talk with a Conspiracy Theorist (and Why People Believe Conspiracy Theories in the First Place): What the Experts Recommend Why do people pledge allegiance to views that seem fundamentally hostile to reality? Maybe believers in shadowy, evil forces and secret cabals fall prey to motivated reasoning. Truth for them is what they need to believe in order to get what they want. Their certainty in the justness of a cause can feel as comforting as a warm blanket on a winter’s night. But conspiracy theories go farther than private delusions of grandeur. They have spilled i...
Tags: Psychology, Google, Politics, College, Current Affairs, Reddit, University of Pennsylvania, Vox, Bill Nye, Daniel, Facebook Twitter, Pew Research, Josh Jones, University of California Irvine, Cass Sunstein, MIT Technology Review

‘The Masked Dancer’ Reveals Identity of the Ice Cube: Here’s the Star Under the Mask

Bill Nye the Science Guy has been a recreational dancer for years, a hobby he took to “Dancing with the Stars” in 2013. On Wednesday, he was back hoofin’ it on TV — this time, on Fox’s “The Masked Dancer,” where he was revealed as the celebrity under the Ice Cube costume. “If I have […]
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T-Mobile Won't Claim it Has a More Reliable 5G Network Following Ad Board Decision

T-Mobile has been asked to stop advertising its 5G network as more reliable than the competition by the National Advertising Review Board (NARB), which investigated T-Mobile's claims made primarily in an ad featuring celebrity scientist Bill Nye after complaints from Verizon earlier this year. From a report: But the NARB also says T-Mobile shouldn't have to mention the speed of its network when broadly discussing coverage superiority in future ads. T-Mobile has said it will comply with the recom...
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How to have a constructive conversation with vaccine skeptics

In his book, "Anti-vaxxers," science educator Jonathan Berman aims to foster better conversations about vaccines. While the anti-vax movement in America has grown, more Americans now say they'll get a COVID-19 vaccine. In this Big Think interview, Berman explains why he's offering an ear to the anti-vax movement. As two COVID-19 vaccines roll out in America, Pew Research reported a rare glimmer of hope in the ongoing saga of vaccine disinformation: the number of citizens willing to get a vacci...
Tags: Facebook, Biology, America, Medical Research, Innovation, Neil Degrasse Tyson, Pfizer, Vaccines, Richard Dawkins, Bill Nye, Trump, Derek, Christopher Hitchens, Berman, Christiane Northrup, Andrew Wakefield

Is there life after death?

Death is inevitable for all known living things. However on the question of what, if anything, comes after life, the most honest answer is that no one knows.So far, there is no scientific evidence to prove or disprove what happens after we die. In this video, astronomer Michelle Thaller, neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris, science educator Bill Nye, and others consider what an afterlife would look like, what the biblical concepts of 'eternal life' and 'hell' really mean, why so many peopl...
Tags: Death, Life, Religion, Digital, Christianity, Islam, Innovation, Atheism, God, Humanity, Bill Nye, Sam Harris, Michelle Thaller, Michio Kaku Kaku

Bill Nye Is Here To Prove Why Anti-Maskers Are Wrong, So Shut Up And Watch

Screenshot from Tik Tok | Courtesy of Bill Nye Thank you Science Guy We all know Bill Nye. Science Guy, patron saint of bow ties, and in recent years, deliverer of some cold, hard truths to the adults out there who need a good talking to. Back in May of 2019 he appeared on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver to discuss climate change, and by “discuss” I mean yell at all the morons out there who still don’t believe it’s real, demonstrate the devastating effects climate change...
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Bill Nye Explains Why Masks Keep Viruses In Those Pesky ‘Droplets Of Spit And Snot’ At Bay

"This is not that hard to understand, everybody," the famed "science guy" said as he demonstrated how masks work.
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Bill Nye on how we can fly to other solar systems

Bill Nye is not just the science guy -- he's also the space guy, and he's helped get a solar-sail spacecraft into orbit.
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TikTok tests a Learn tab to showcase education and how-to videos

How-to videos have been some of the most popular content on YouTube over the years, and now, to grow engagement and the pool of users that it appeals to, the upstart video app TikTok is getting in on the action, too. After launching a dedicated “Learn On TikTok” hashtag (#LearnOnTikTok) earlier this summer with a slate of premium creators producing videos for it, multiple users and social media watchers (thanks Matt) are reporting sightings of a new menu item called “Learn.” Featured prominen...
Tags: Social, Startups, TC, Learning, Education, Youtube, India, US, Neil Degrasse Tyson, Bill Nye, Matt, Sergey, Bytedance, Tiktok, Lena Koppova, TikTok Video

Why Masks Work: A Slow Motion Demonstration (Plus a Guest Appearance by Dr. Fauci) The Slo Mo Guys specialize in taking everyday occurrences and slowing them down … way down, so that we can see them in a new way. In this clip, they let you see what happens when you talk without a mask, and then with a mask–all in order to demonstrate why a mask helps prevent the transmission of COVID-19, a disease that’s mainly spread when, according to the CDC, people are exposed to respiratory droplets carrying infectious virus. Around the ...
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Bill Nye the Science Guy helps Chipotle sell its new environmental ‘foodprint’ tracker

A new online and in-app tracker gives consumers reports on the sustainability of Chipotle ingredients
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October 6 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

BEGIN SLIDESHOW October 6 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to’s October 6 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! We’ve highlighted this week’s releases in detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie...
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Things to do – online and in-person – in the San Fernando Valley, LA area, Oct. 1-8

  Arinze Stanley’s “Paranormal Portrait No. 3, Work in Progress,” charcoal and graphite on paper, is part of his “Paranormal Portraits” online exhibit Oct. 3 to Nov. 7 at Corey Helford Gallery in Los Angeles. (Courtesy of Corey Helford Gallery)   Take a chance on cultural and educational experiences, Oct. 1-8.   EVENTS   Outside-In Tour of the Lanterman House: Docent-led tours of the historic bungalow-style house (listed on the National Register of Historic Places), 6 or 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1 ...
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'I was ticked off': Bill Nye talks viral TikTok, reflects on 'Science Guy' success

Bill Nye, the Science Guy, talked to USA TODAY to reflect on his show's impact and talk about the future of science education.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Time: Do the past, present, and future exist all at once?

Everything we do as living organisms is dependent, in some capacity, on time. The concept is so complex that scientists still argue whether it exists or if it is an illusion. In this video, astrophysicist Michelle Thaller, science educator Bill Nye, author James Gleick, and neuroscientist Dean Buonomano discuss how the human brain perceives of the passage of time, the idea in theoretical physics of time as a fourth dimension, and the theory that space and time are interwoven. Thaller illustr...
Tags: Space, Science, Time, Neuroscience, Brain, Physics, Innovation, Universe, Mind, Einstein, Bill Nye, James Gleick, Cosmos, Michelle Thaller, Buonomano, Dean Buonomano

Funny YouTuber Creates Device to Shoot Facemasks To Your Face

Perhaps it is out of his frustration for any anti-mask city in the US, a famous YouTuber created a facemask shooting device. It is a pneumatic gun that shoots out facemasks directly onto a user’s face. Could this be the next gadget law enforcement will use to handle this pandemic? Maybe not, but it is still a really cool invention. The Second Amendment + Public Health  = Facemask Shooting Device The YouTuber actually started out his video explaining his frustration about how many Americans ...
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