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will.i.am, Science Fan

The IntersectionBy Chris MooneyFeb 8, 2011 4:20 PM

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will.i.am, of the Black Eyed Peas, was one of the original stars featured in the 2009 Rock Stars of Science campaign. During the SuperBowl halftime on Sunday, meanwhile, he added lyrics to a song so as to extol President Obama's new science education push:

In America we need to get things straight/ Obama, let's get these kids educated/ Create jobs so the country stays stimulated.

I get the sense that will.i.am gets it. And why wouldn't he: He's also "director of creative innovation" for Intel.

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