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Bill Nye Explains Climate Change, Just In Case Anyone Still Has Doubts

Thanks, science guy!

As grown-up, sophisticated adults, we all read…right? Like, important scientific stuff that makes us better citizens of the world?

Totally. Yes. For sure.

Okay, but how actually well-informed are we on the issue of climate change? Just in case you saw “An Inconvenient Truth” in 2006 and called it a day, here’s a little refresher with Bill Nye, fifth-grade style (but this time, for grown-ups).

In the video below, our favorite nerd catches us up on the future of the rapidly-shrinking polar ice caps and what would happen if they were to melt altogether. It might not be uplifting, but it’ll still make you say, “Science rules!”