Bill Nye is the resident expert at putting science in terms everyone can understand—he is the Science Guy, after all. And in the smartphone era, what better universal language than emojis to explain manmade climate change, a phenomenon that many have trouble grasping (some more than others)? Through the Watercooler, Mashable’s YouTube channel, Nye and his merry band of colorful ideograms teach greenhouse gases 101 in less than two minutes. And if you know anyone who might benefit from it, he offers a refresher course on evolution, too. Winky face.
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