Bill Nye has worn a lot of hats. He's been a mechanical engineer for Boeing, a stand-up comedian, and a crime-fighting speed-walker. Most famously, he is Bill Nye The Science Guy, a latter-day Mr. Wizard determined to spread the gospel of scientific method through a mixture of humor, weird-yet-illuminating experiments, and bottomless curiosity; his eponymously titled television show was a sort of Pee Wee's Playhouse for the lab coat set. (I'd also like to add that he has the eyebrows of a Mentat, which, for his line of work, should be considered a compliment.)
More recently, Nye has positioned himself as a defender of science and a promoter of rational thought. His latest book (and there are many) is perfectly aligned with that mission: Everything All at Once encourages readers to unleash the nerd within, developing the critical thinking skills to tackle any problem and effect change at any scale - from the personal to the global. His goal is simple and still yet achievable: Save the world through sanity, science, and an occasional joke.
What does a Science Guy read to sate his own curiosity? See Nye's favorites below, and look here for more celebrity favorites.
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