Fight! Fight! Bill Nye schools Neil deGrasse Tyson on Twitter

Do you need a band-aid for that boo boo, Neil?

Published April 15, 2015 6:50PM (EDT)

Neil deGrasse Tyson                                     (Richard Shotwell/invision/ap)
Neil deGrasse Tyson (Richard Shotwell/invision/ap)

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye are the most badass, clickbait-iest names in science and on the Internet. When the two publicly interact, it is a good day for bloggers. When they publicly issue sick burns, we call it a day and go home.

On Wednesday, Tyson attempted to destroy the phrase "meteoric rise," claiming that it made no sense. Nye put him in his place:

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To quote at least four different Twitter users, FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT!

For more geek wars (just kidding, NdGT is the sexiest man alive and Nye is the sexiest tree), watch the clip below:

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