Bill Nye breaks down why you should consider wearing a face mask

Bill Nye wants you to “please” consider wearing a face mask in public — here’s why.

Video Transcript

BILL NYE: Greetings, everyone. Bill Nye here. Why do people in the scientific community want you to wear a face mask when you're out in public?

[MUSIC PLAYING]

The reason we want you to wear a mask is to protect you, sure. But the main reason we want you to wear a mask is to protect me from you and the particles from your respiratory system from getting into my respiratory system. Everybody, this is a matter literally of life and death.

[MUSIC PLAYING]

So when you're out in public, please wear a mask. Thank you for joining me on "Consider the Following."

[MUSIC PLAYING]

More From