Does clicking make you smart? Thu, 9th December 2021, 8:00 pm Science tuber between fact checks and fake news Geist Heidelberg, In dialogue Note: Unfortunately, the event is cancelled due to rising incidence numbers and the uncertain pandemic situation. We are working to find an alternate date. Tickets can be returned at the respective advance booking office. Tickets purchased online will be automatically cancelled through our service provider Reservix. 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 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 email@example.com if you have not yet received an infomail about the dai HOME. Hint Unfortunately, the event is cancelled due to rising incidence numbers and the uncertain pandemic situation. We are trying to find an alternative date. Tickets can be returned at the respective advance booking office. Tickets purchased online will be automatically cancelled via our service provider Reservix.