The Magic Never Ended.
Wednesday, June 13, 2007 at 04:33PM
thedeadpoets

My love affair with science began after witnessing Mr. Wizard exhibit various science experiments on Watch Mr. Wizard and Mr. Wizard’s World starring the Don Herbert.


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Don Herbert unfortunately passed away yesterday, June 12th at the venerable age of 89 from bone cancer.

He will be missed. I am thankful that I occasionally still see some of his work re-aired. I can only hope that his memory will serve to stimulate the creation of even more engaging science education programming for our younger generations, particularly at a time when science and technology becomes ever more present in our daily lives.


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