Is science “cool” (again)?

Is science “cool” (again)?

Something is in the water… correct me if I’m wrong, but is science cool again, or would it be more correct for me to say “more” cool?

From what I can tell, even the most unlikely of people (in my circles) seem to have a new found interested in science, namely physics and astronomy. Admission to physics and astronomy are reportedly up in the modern world, and even Youtube and popular media is swooning over science-topics at the moment.

If so, these commercials certainly were not the cause:

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