Bill Nye

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  • Bill Nye: A Tragic Hero

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    The definition of the word honor is high respect for someone. My definition of honor is someone who did something very important and should be respected. On November 17, 1955, in Washington D.C. William Sanford Nye was born. His mother, Jacqueline, was a codebreaker in World War Two. His father, Edwin Darby was a World War Two veteran, he was a sundial buff. This ties in later with William’s creation. Also, when his father was serving, he was a prisoner of a Japanese war camp for a period of

  • Bill Nye Vs Ham

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    Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham By: Zan The debate between creationists and evolutionists has been raging on for centuries. The clash between these opposing views was illustrated through the debate of Bill Nye and Ken Ham. Bill Nye being from the evolutionist side, and Ken Ham from the creationist. After the debate was over the winner I believe was quite evident, Bill Nye. I believe that Bill Nye won because his arguments were concrete, accurate and relatable. He argued over the age of the age of Earth , the

  • Bill Nye: A Childhood Hero

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    With the same bow tie, sense of humor and knack for explaining things, Bill Nye the Science Guy broke down a new topic at the University of Central Florida on March 15 – changing the world. On the same day as the Florida presidential primaries, a crowd of nearly 1,000 people, young and old, sat in the Pegasus Ballroom to hear Nye’s message. While many of the attendees, who were wearing bowties themselves, attended because of Nye’s role as a childhood hero, individuals walked away with a reminder

  • Undeniable Bill Nye Summary

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    I read Bill Nye’s book Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation. I chose the book because I was exploring evolutionary biology as a career path, and Bill Nye has always been close to heart, as I watched him on tv as a child. Nye discusses the umbrella topic of evolution, while relating to his career and life. Chapters 20 through 37 focuses on human genetics and evolution, drug resistance, genetically modified organisms, and astrobiology. The second half of Nye’s book mainly focuses on how

  • Bill Nye: A Genetic Analysis

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    Bill Nye believes that there won’t be another hominid species in the future but it does not mean that humans aren’t evolving. It is likely that there will be a strain of humans that can beat disease because most people are descendants of those who survived past disease epidemics. Genetic tolerance to lactose helped the surviving offspring pass on genes that are disease resistant and lactose tolerant. Similarly, people who make it to the future will have disease resistance to diseases none of us have

  • Bill Nye Saves The World

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    At the beginning of time, humanity began to create and invent objects for everyday use. These objects held many different purposes, from depicting class and roles in society, to creating a comfortable nest for anyone's functional needs. The transition period of artisans creating furniture, vs. designers making furniture is a pivitol one in society. It is where we, as people, realized comfort and functionality went hand-in-hand with aesthetics. This “transition” set up an example of where society

  • Non-Christian World View Definition

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    advancing a secularist agenda continue to push the boundaries as time goes on. One of the first examples of this is seen with evolution. A very popular children’s educational show, Bill Nye- The Science Guy, was on Disney Channel until 1998 and explicitly presented the evolutionary process to be fact. In Season 3, Episode 6, Bill Nye claimed that, “Evolution has been going on for billions of years.” His program has been shown in elementary schools across the country. Also, some children’s shows present homosexuality

  • Bill Nye The Science Guy

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    This is an editorial or a think-piece without a particular designation, please think of it as you would a “Consider the Following” segment on Bill Nye the Science Guy. It is going to present some information and opinions and you can do with them what you will, should you choose to read it! I have a desire to talk about entertainment and the attitudes surrounding it, somewhere along the lines of a “what is art?” sort of conversation, but less lofty and more specific to a particular range of ideas

  • Bill Nye And Global Climate Change

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    from Genesis,2014) Bill Nye is a major voice in Global Climate Change. Global Climate Change is a major problem that needs to be dealt with on Earth. Bill Nye has been advocating to the government and public to become more aware of these problems and do something about them. President Obama invited Bill Nye to visit the Everglades National park with him on Earth Day April 22nd, 2015. President Obama and Bill Nye discussed how to make Science more successful in schools. Bill Nye believes that children

  • Bill Nye : An American Science Educator

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    Bill Nye is an American science educator, comedian, television host, actor, writer, scientist, and former mechanical engineer. Ken Ham is a young Earth creationist, fundamentalist Christian, and the president of Answers in Genesis (AiG), a Creationist apologetics ministry which operates the Creation Museum. They had a debates about “Is creation a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era?” They both talked a lot about this topic, but I will only summary a few. There opinions are really