Does clicking make you smart? Wed, 25th May 2022, 8:00 pm Science tuber between fact checks and fake news Mirko Drotschmann & Cedric Engels In dialogue 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”? With: 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 Moderation: Dr. Anna Müllner, biologist and blogger The event will take place at the DAI Heidelberg and in parallel on the dai HOME Livestream. With ourDigital subscriptions you have unlimited access to the new dai HOME with all livestreams and recordings of past events. Members of the DAI Circle of Friends enjoy the dai HOME free of charge. Please send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you have not yet received information about the dai HOME. Hint Unfortunately, the speaker Lisa Ruhfus will not be able to attend the event.