Hybrid event

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-asses"?

Mirko Drotschmann, journalist, author and operator of the YouTube channels MrWissen2go and MrWissen2go History.
Cedric Engels, science educator, consultant, producer and operator of the YouTube channel Doktor Whatson
Lisa Ruhfus, journalist, moderator, author and operator of the YouTube channels musstewissen deutsch and die klugscheisserin

Moderation: Dr. Anna Müllner, biologist and blogger

In the context of the International Science Festival - Geist Heidelberg

The event will take place at the DAI Heidelberg and parallel in the free livestream will take place.
With our digital subscriptions you have unlimited access to all livestreams and recordings of past events in the of past events in the new dai HOME.
Members of the DAI Circle of Friends enjoy the dai HOME free of charge. Please send us an email to info@dai-heidelberg.de if you have not yet received an info mail about the dai HOME.

Back to overview


Date: 09.12.2021

Time: 20:00


Science-Tuber between Fact Checks and Fake News

Event type:

Geist Heidelberg In dialogue

Prices plus fees
Regular 11,90 €
Reduced 9,90 €
Member 6,90 €