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Nate Anderson

Nate Anderson is the deputy editor at Condé Nast’s Ars Technica. He is the author of The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed, and lives in[…]

Gordon Pennycook

Dr. Gordon Pennycook is an Assistant Professor at University of Regina's Hill/Levene Schools of Business. He obtained his PhD in Cognitive Psychology in 2016 at the University of Waterloo. Prior[…]

Brian Butterworth

Brian Butterworth is Emeritus Professor of Cognitive Neuropsychology at University College London, Adjunct Professor at National Cheng Chi University, Taiwan, Professorial Fellow at Melbourne University, Australia, and Research Consultant at[…]

James Burke

James Burke is a world-renowned science historian and science communicator, perhaps best known for his TV series Connections. He is also the author of several books. (Photo credit: Andrea Mann[…]

Mohamed Suliman

Mohamed Suliman is a senior disinformation researcher at Northeastern University's Civic AI Lab. He holds a degree in engineering from the University of Khartoum.

Peter Ward

Peter Ward studied journalism at the University of Sheffield before moving to Dubai, where he reported on the energy sector. After three years in the Middle East, he earned his[…]

Haider Warraich

As a physician, writer, and clinical researcher, Haider Warraich wears many hats. He writes frequently for the New York Times and the Washington Post, and has also written for the[…]

William Lockett

Will Lockett is a British writer and ex-engineer who is passionate about cutting-edge technology, the burgeoning space industry, and revolutionary ways to fight climate change.

Will Gervais

Dr. Will Gervais is an assistant professor of social psychology and director of the Belief and Morality Lab (BAM!). He is a Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Culture and[…]

Stephanie Cacioppo

Named a "Rising Star" by the Association for Psychological Science, Dr. Steph Cacioppo is the Director of the Brain Dynamics Laboratory at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.[…]

Gary Gerstle

Gary Gerstle arrived in Cambridge in 2014 after a three-decade career in the United States, most recently at Vanderbilt University where he was James G. Stahlman Professor of American History.[…]

Thomas Buonomo

Thomas Buonomo is an independent consultant with expertise in Middle East affairs, geopolitics, and religious nationalism. His writing on diplomacy; conflict prevention, management, and resolution; the link between trauma and[…]

Leor Roseman

Dr. Leor Roseman is a postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Psychedelic Research, Imperial College London, where he also received his PhD and MRes, under the supervision of Dr. Robin[…]

Iain McGilchrist

Iain McGilchrist is a former Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, an associate Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford, a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, a Fellow of[…]

Ken Ginsburg

Dr. Ken Ginsburg is a Professor of Pediatrics and an Adolescent Medicine Specialist at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is the[…]

Jamie Merisotis

Jamie Merisotis, an international leader in higher education, human work, philanthropy, and public policy, has been Lumina’s president and CEO since 2008. Before joining Lumina, he was an advisor and[…]

Dirk Schulze-Makuch

Dr. Dirk Schulze-Makuch received his Ph.D. in geosciences at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Afterwards he took up a fellowship at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, worked as Assistant Professor[…]

Kevin Vost

Kevin Vost, Psy.D., obtained his Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Adler University with internship and dissertation at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine’s Alzheimer Center. He has served as[…]

Oded Galor

Oded Galor is Herbert Goldberger Professor of Economics at Brown University. He is the founder of Unified Growth Theory and has contributed to the understanding of the process of development[…]

Courtney Brown

Courtney Brown, Ph.D, is vice president of impact and planning for Lumina Foundation, an independent, private foundation in Indianapolis that is committed to making opportunities for learning beyond high school[…]

Nick Chater

Dr. Nick Chater joined Warwick Business School in 2010, after holding chairs in psychology at Warwick and UCL. He has over 200 publications, has won four national awards for psychological[…]

Agustín Fuentes

Agustín Fuentes, a Professor of Anthropology at Princeton University, focuses on the biosocial, delving into the entanglement of biological systems with the social and cultural lives of humans, our ancestors, and a few of the other animals with whom humanity shares close relations.

Nicholas Mulder

Dr. Nicholas Mulder works on European and international history from 1870 to the present. His research focuses on political, economic, and intellectual history, with particular attention to the era of the[…]

Barbara J. Fields

Barbara J. Fields is a professor of American history at Columbia University. She is the co-author of Racecraft: The Soul of Inequality in American Life.

Karen E. Fields

Karen E. Fields is an independent sociologist who holds degrees from Harvard University, Brandeis University, and the Sorbonne. She is a co-author of the author of Racecraft: The Soul of[…]

Avi Loeb

Avi Loeb is a Professor of Science at Harvard University and a bestselling author. He received a PhD in Physics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel at age[…]

Sai Gaddam

Sai Gaddam is an entrepreneur and a computational neuroscientist by training. He previously co-authored A Billion Wicked Thoughts, an internationally acclaimed science non-fiction book about sexual desire and what the[…]

Helen Thompson

Helen Thompson is a professor of political economy at the University of Cambridge. In addition to contributing to publications including The New Statesman, The New York Times, and The Financial Times,[…]