Over the years I have come to believe in the immeasurable importance of creative science education, taught with wonder-making enthusiasm and a deep and poetic love for the totally badass natural world. My own writing career has been moving in that direction for a while now (especially since joining the SciShow crew), and it’s really exciting to be part of a peer-group dedicated to extolling the awesomeness of science. I love nerds. I love being inspired by new ways to relay information.
The Oatmeal hits that hilarious, creative, informative sweet-spot with topics like “This is Why an Octopus is More Awesome than Your Mom”, “Why Captain Higgins is My Favorite Parasitic Flatworm” , or their latest brilliance….
Click on the link above and learn how good storytelling can make even the little ol’ mantis shrimp look like Genghis Khan bathed in sherbet ice cream.