Bill Nye Saves the World

Bill Nye Saves is currently streaming on Netflix hosted by Bill Nye . [1] The show’s byline is, “Emmy-winning host Bill Nye Brings experts and famous guests à son lab for a talk show exploring scientific issues That touch our lives”, [2] with the series’ focus Placed on science ict relationship with Politics, pop culture, and society. [3] The first season explores topics, as well as myths and anti-scientific claims.

Though the show is hosted by Nye, five correspondents assist in the presentation of the show. These include fashion model Karlie Kloss , science YouTuber and educator Derek Muller , comedian Nazeem Hussain , comedian and writer Joanna Hausmann , and TV host and producer Emily Calandrelli . [4] [5] The show features guest appearances from aussi Zach Braff , Desiigner , Donald Faison , Rachel Bloom , Gus Sorola , Geoff Ramsey , Joel McHale , Wil Wheaton , Martin Starr , Jonna Mae [6]Steve Aoki , and Tim Gunn . [7] The Thirteen-episode series premiered on April 21, 2017. [7] The show’s theme song was produced by Tyler, The Creator . [8]

On June 15, 2017, Nye announced on his Facebook page that the series has been renewed for a second season. [9]

Reception

Bill Nye Saves the World received mixed reviews from critics [10] and hearings. [11] The show HAS year aggregate rating of 63/100 based are 5 reviews from Metacritic [12]and a Rotten Tomatoes score of 75% based reviews is 8, with an average rating of 7/10. [13] The performance segments of the show have been the focus of criticism. In particular, Rachel Bloom’s performance in episode 9 has been described as “strange” and “out of place”. [11] Conversely, NPR ‘s Fresh Air Said the show is “fun to watch,” working well with Nye’s ”

Episodes

No. title Original release date
1 “Earth Is a Hot Mess” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses climate change .

  • Correspondent : Karlie Kloss
  • Guests : Zach Braff , Desiigner
  • Panelists : Mark Jacobson, Richard Martin, Taryn O’Neill
2 “Tune Your Quack-o-Meter” April 21, 2017
Bill debunks alternative medicine .

  • Correspondent : Joanna Hausmann
  • Guests : Steve Aoki , Prashanth Venkat
  • Panelists : Chris Beedie, Cara Santa Maria , Donald Schultz
3 “Machines Take Over the World” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses artificial intelligence .

  • Correspondent : Derek Muller
  • Guests : Neil deGrasse Tyson (voice), Saqib Shaik, Margaret Mitchell
  • Panelists : Ryan Calo, Xeni Garden , Subbarao Kambhampati
4 “More Food, Less Hype” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses genetically modified organisms .

  • Correspondent : Derek Muller
  • Panelists : Robb Fraley, Fred Gould, Julie Kennye
5 “The Original Martian Invasion” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses the theory of panspermia .

  • Correspondent : Derek Muller
  • Guests : Alton Brown , Rachel Bloom , Randy Couture , Hunter Pence
  • Panelists : Moogega Cooper Stricker, Hakeem M. Oluseyi , Wil Wheaton
6 “Do Some Shots, Save the World” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses vaccinations .

  • Correspondent : Emily Calandrelli
  • Guests : Diedrich Bader , Jim O’Heir , John O’Hurley , Prashanth Venkat, George Wendt
  • Panelists : Lanre Falusi, Kristen Omeara, Jennifer Reich
7 “Cheat Codes for Reality” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses playing games .

  • Correspondents : Derek Muller, Nazeem Hussain
  • Guests : Gus Sorola , Geoff Ramsey
  • Panelists : Hilarie Cash, Shawn Green, Jonna Mae
8 “This Diet Is Bananas” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses diets .

  • Correspondent : Karlie Kloss
  • Guests : Martin Starr , Aubrey Anderson-Emmons , Lauren Ash , Jeff Dye , Heather McDonald , Andi Osho
  • Panelists : Sara Benincasa , Traci Mann, Jennifer Widerstrom
9 “The Sexual Spectrum” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses sex .

  • Correspondent : Derek Muller
  • Guests : Rachel Bloom, Todd Barry , Sandra Bernhard , Matt Lucas , Mario Cantone , Margaret Cho , Cameron Esposito , Prashanth Venkat
  • Panelists : Solomon Georgio, Katrina Karkazis , Jeff McCune
10 “Saving the World-with Space!” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses space exploration .

  • Correspondent : Emily Calandrelli
  • Guests : Joel McHale , Diamond Stone , Roman Duponte
  • Panelists : Chris Lewicki, Michelle Thaller , George T. Whitesides
11 “Malarkey!” April 21, 2017
Bill debunks extrasensory perception .

  • Correspondent : Karlie Kloss
  • Guests : Donald Faison
  • Panelists : Jamila Bey , Timothy Caulfield , Sam Reynolds
12 “Designer Babies” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses designer babies .

  • Correspondents : Karlie Kloss, Nazeem Hussain
  • Guests : Tim Gunn
  • Panelists : Camille Hammond, Leslie Hinkson, Paul Knoepfler
13 “Earth’s People Problem” April 21, 2017
Bill discusses human overpopulation .

  • Correspondents : Emily Calandrelli, Joanna Hausmann
  • Panelists : Nerys Benfield, Travis Rieder, Rachel Snow

References

  1. Jump up^ Prudom, Laura (August 31, 2016). “Bill Nye Lands Netflix Talk Show” . Variety . Retrieved September 3, 2016 .
  2. Jump up^ “Bill Nye Saves the World” . Netflix.
  3. Jump up^ Moraes, Lisa from (August 31, 2016). “Netflix Orders Talk Show ‘Bill Nye Saves The World'” . Deadline . Retrieved September 3,2016 .
  4. Jump up^ “Bill Nye Saves the World – Correspondent Announcement – Netflix” onYouTube
  5. Jump up^ Harwood, Erika (October 14, 2016). “Karlie Kloss is Teaming Up with Bill Nye” . Vanity Fair . Retrieved February 8, 2017 .
  6. Jump up^ Mae, Jonna [themissesmae] (April 21, 2017). “OMG IT’S FINALLY OUT! Check out EP7 of @BillNyeSaves (Bill Nye Saves The World) on @netflix.” (Tweet) . Retrieved April 21, 2017 – viaTwitter .
  7. ^ Jump up to:b Schwartz, Ryan; Schwartz, Ryan (February 8, 2017). “Bill Nye Saves the World Gets Netflix Premiere Date, Star-Studded Trailer” . TVLine . Retrieved February 8, 2017 .
  8. Jump up^ “Tyler, The Creator Did The Theme Song For Bill Nye’s Netflix Show | Pitchfork” . Pitchfork.com . Retrieved April 16, 2017 .
  9. Jump up^ ” ‘Bill Nye Saves the World’ Renewed for Season 2 on Netflix” . variety.com. 15 June 2017 . Retrieved 16 June 2017 .
  10. Jump up^ “Bill Nye Saves the World will be back for a second season” . The Verge. 15 June 2017 . Retrieved 18 June 2017 .
  11. ^ Jump up to:b “Bill Nye’s new Netflix show is being white torn apart for the Sami Reasons That made it great” . Polygon. 26 April 2017 . Retrieved 18 June 2017 .
  12. Jump up^ [1]Retrieved on May 10, 2017.
  13. Jump up^ Rotten Tomatoes page for Bill Nye Saves the World .Retrieved on May 9, 2017.
  14. Jump up^ David Bianculli (April 19, 2017). ” ‘ Fargo’ and Bill Nye Make Promising Returns to the Small Screen . ” Fresh Air . NPR . Retrieved May 7, 2017 .
  15. Jump up^ Aja Romano (April 21, 2017). “Bill Nye Saves the World Brings Us an updated, unapologetically political science guy” . Vox .

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