PHOTO: See Bill Nye’s Robot Suit Before He Wears It on Dancing

Bill Nye


updated 09/30/2013 AT 2:00 PM ET

originally published 09/30/2013 AT 3:45 PM ET

It’s another crafty costume for Bill Nye.

Provided the injured Science Guy gets to perform on Monday night’s Dancing with the Stars, he’ll be clad in a robot suit with lights and a bow tie.

Nye, 57, was said to be “in good spirits” after a partially tearing a ligament last week when he tripped on the cuff of his pants mid-dance with partner Tyne Stecklein, claiming the first big injury of the season.

“We plan to dance!” Nye wrote on Instagram. “Stand by.”


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