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How AsapSCIENCE peddles a delightfully geeky 'gateway drug'

Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown say questions people want to answer are more interesting than concepts they're forced to learn.
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AsapSCIENCE founders Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown join guest host Piya Chattopadhyay to discuss their mission to broaden the appeal and accessibility of science — or, in their words, to peddle a "gateway drug" to potential geeks. 

Their award-winning and wildly popular YouTube channel, as well as their new book, tackle everyday questions in a way that educates but also entertains. 

Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown say questions people want to answer are more interesting than concepts they're forced to learn. (Francesca Ludikar)

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