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.
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.”