Kids are never the problem. They are born scientists. The problem is *always* the adults. They beat the curiosity out of kids. They out-number kids. They vote. They wield resources. That's why my public focus is primarily adults.
-- Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958-), American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator, comment by @neiltyson to the reddit discussion "I am Neil deGrasse Tyson -- AMA", 13 November 2011