Does clicking make you smart?

They are sometimes called "science influencers" because instead of presenting personal or products digitally, they are concerned with facts and education. Science tubers use video platforms and social media to report on corona, history, innovations or space travel - and with growing enormous reach.

Does clicking make you smart? How do science tubers convey facts? How do they use fiction? Are they media enlighteners or digital "smart alecks"?

Mirko Drotschmann, journalist and author, MrWissen2go and MrWissen2go History.
Cedric Engels, science educator, consultant and producer, Doctor Whatson
Lisa Ruhfus, journalist, moderator and author, musstewissen deutsch and die klugscheisserin

Moderation: Dr. Anna Müllner, biologist and blogger

In the context of the International Science Festival - Geist Heidelberg.

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Date: 09.12.2021

Time: 20:00


Science-Tuber between Fact Checks and Fake News

Event type:

Geist Heidelberg In dialogue

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