Nye on Fox Business - 'The Independents': 'The extra heat in the atmosphere is changing weather patterns in surprising ways...The ocean will get bigger...and sea level will rise.' -- 'It's the speed that it is happening...What is the cost of having to move lower Manhattan?...3 or 4 feet, a meter (of ocean rise), you going to have to move a lot of lower Manhattan.' -- 'Would it be good if U.S. were the producer of the best solar panels, the best wind turbines?'
Fox Business: 'A discussion about the science of the stuff with Climate Depot skeptic Marc Morano (once tabbed by Media Matters as the "Climate Change Misinformer of the Year") and Center for American Progress Director of Climate Strategy Daniel J. Weiss, who refused to debate directly with Morano, and chided us for airing his views.'
Salon claims Nye looked 'faint' like 'he was going to throw up' - Nye’s eyes got wide and it looked like he was going to throw up. (Check the video, he really looks faint around 10:44.) 'The entire exercise was a joke, of course...The fact that a children’s television host is leading this “debate” only enhances the impression that the entire issue is a joke...Nye is a smart guy with great intentions, but he should not be the face of this movement.'
Bill Nye confuses South Pole with North Pole in 'Meet the Press' Climate Debate
Nye Flubs: Nye holding up pic of Arctic while discussing the Antarctic. At 8 min. 30 seconds in, Nye hold up picture of Arctic and asks: 'Would you say that the Antarctic has less ice than it used to?'