Ethos Live Photography Photos: Bill Nye at Bumbershoot Written by Ethos on September 2, 2014 Pictured above Bill Nye – “The Science Guy” appeared at Bumbershoot festival in Seattle to lead a taping of the podcast StarTalk Live and to advocate for the sciences. Photos by Gordon Friedman Nye talks with co-panelist Dr. Woody Sullivan, physicist and astronomer known for his work with the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI), astrobiology, and his fascination with sundials. Comedian Paul F. Tompkins appeared with Nye and a panel of scientists for the taping of an episode of StarTalk Live at Bumbershoot festival August 30th, 2014. Bill Nye, CEO of the Planetary Society and long time advocate of science education and funding, reacts with awe when discussing the planet Mars at Bumbershoot festival. The Bagely Theater was sold out for the appearance of Bill Nye. Fans pleaded at the door of the packed theater to be allowed to see Nye’s speech.