Loves it and then some. And more power to her!
She speaks to a huge audience of adults with a general interest in science, but who bypassed the subject in primary school and college.
… we tend to push science education onto a younger generation — which is fantastic, don’t get me wrong — but we leave out this group of adults who wants to “catch up,” in a sense. Andrew has captured this demographic’s attention. She makes science digestible — hell, she makes it fun, even for the layperson.
“I want there to be something for everyone, and I’m told I get that right,” Andrew tells me. “I speak to a lot of people who say, ‘You know, I always hated science in school, and everybody got it. Your page is making that up to me. ‘You know, I always hated science in school, and everybody got it. Your page is making that up to me.'”
She now has over six million Facebook followers. I am among those who signed up today.