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Bill Nye, the Science Guy 

Scientist/comedian Bill Nye explores various aspects of science for young viewers.
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It's "Mr. Wizard" for a different decade. Bill Nye is the Science Guy, a host who's hooked on experimenting and explaining. Picking one topic per show (like the human heart or electricity), Nye gets creative with teaching kids and adults alike the nuances of science. Written by Jwelch5742

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10 September 1993 (USA)  »

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The music videos at the end of each episode are all parodies of popular songs, ranging from "Rocket Man" by Elton John to "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-a-Lot. See more »

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Bill Nye: Science Rules!
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Referenced in Jeopardy!: 2010 College Championship Quarterfinal 2 (2010) See more »

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Excellent Show For All Ages!
20 February 2002 | by See all my reviews

"Bill Nye The Science Guy" is an excellent educational show for all ages to learn about science. A comedian and scientist Bill Nye is funny in it. He is terrific in science. All you guys who like this show should catch it when it is going to be on T.V., you'll learn more about science that you have not learned before. I love it. **** out of **** stars and 10 out of 10 stars.


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