Bilibili: 85-year-old marine geologist becomes China’s latest social media star as science education gains mass appeal

//Bilibili: 85-year-old marine geologist becomes China’s latest social media star as science education gains mass appeal

Bilibili: 85-year-old marine geologist becomes China’s latest social media star as science education gains mass appeal

Marine geologist Wang Pinxian has become the latest science influencer to hit it big on China’s social media, reinforcing the recent success of scholars and institutions in creating educational content with a mass appeal on popular online video platforms.The 85-year-old Wang, a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) since 1991, garnered 280,000 followers in less than a week on online video-sharing service Bilibili after posting only two videos.The two videos – an introduction…

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