| Michael Turner |
|UChicago Distinguished Professor of Astrophysics and
Physics, Fermilab and Sloan Digital Sky Survey physicist.
|Carl Zimmer |
|Senior editor at Discover magazine and author of "At the Water's Edge".
| social critic and author of "The Biotech Century" and
"The End of Work", amongst others.
|Lasker Award-winning neurobiologist and
psychiatrist specializing in the biological basis of memory.
| Yale biochemist and former Dean of Yale College who
shared the 1989 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for
his discovery of the catalytic properties of RNA.
|Distinguished Professor of Geosciences at
University of Massachusetts, Amherst; coauthor of "Slanted Truths", "What Is Sex" and others.
| Mark Ptashne|
| Lasker Award-winning molecular biologist specializing
in genetic switching at Memorial Sloan Kettering in NYC.
| mathematician/magician and statistician
extrordinaire currently at Stanford University.