2007 : WHAT ARE YOU OPTIMISTIC ABOUT?

experimental astrophysics and observational cosmology
Mathematician; computer scientist; Professor of Media Arts...
Professor of Computer Science at Stanford University
Evolutionary Biologist; Professor of Anthropology and...
CEO and Managing Director, Intellectual Ventures; Co-Author...
Science Journalist; Co-author, Why Good Things Happen To...
Neurologist & Cognitive Neuroscientist, The New School...
Co-founder of the World Science Festival and Chairman,...
Director emeritus of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Former President, The Royal Society; Emeritus Professor of...
Journalist, La Stampa; Italy Correspondent, Science Magazine
Physicist, University of Oxford; Author, The Beginning of...
Chair of Reproductive Biology, Director Scottish Centre for...
Senior Editor, Discover Magazine; Adjunct Professor,...
Professor & Director, Institute of Philosophy School of...
Cofounder and Director, The Science Network; Neuroscience...
Psychologist and faculty member of the Harvard Medical...
Co-founder of Wikipedia and Citizendium
Psychologist, UC, Berkeley; Author, The Philosophical Baby
Professor of Biological Sciences, Physics, Astronomy,...
Professor of Applied Mathematics, Cornell University;...
Neuroscientist, Stanford University; Author, Monkeyluv
Chief News and Features Editor
Professor of Evolutionary Biology, Reading University,...
Albert Einstein Professor in Science, Departments of...
Information Scientist and Professor of Electrical...
Director, MIT Media Lab
Professor of Medicine at UCSD
Professor of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin;...
Emeritus Professor of Psychology, London School of...
Catalyst, Information Technology Startups, EDventure...
Artist; Composer; Recording Producer: U2, Coldplay, Talking...
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks
Psychologist; Director, Quality of Life Research Center,...
Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Stanford University;...
Writer and Television Producer; Author, Remembering Our...
Founder, The Whole Earth Catalog; Co-founder, The Well; Co-...
Chief Executive, Medical Research Council;Waynflete...
Physicist, MIT; Recipient, 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics;...
Journalist; Author, Us and Them
Philosopher and Cognitive Scientist, University of...
Physicist, Computer Scientist, Chairman of Applied Minds,...
Science fiction novelist; Blogger; Technology activist; Co-...
climatologist, is a professor in the Department of...
Founder, Cyberlife Research; author, Creation: Life and How...
Geochronologist Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
Writer; Futurist; Author, Passionate Minds
Professor of the Prehistory of Humanity, University of...
Internet Entrepreneur; Founder, Mahalo.com
Psychologist; Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social...
Professor of Computer Science, MIT; Director, Human...
Computer Scientist; Musician; Author, Who Owns The Future?
Principal, The Garreau Group
Appleton Professor of Natural Philosophy, Dartmouth College...
Evolutionary Biologist; Emeritus Professor of the Public...
Felix Bloch Professor in Theoretical Physics, Stanford;...
Biological Anthropologist, Rutgers University; Author, Why...
Director, External Affairs, Science Museum Group; Coauthor...
Professor and Chairman of Computer Science, Brandeis...
Physicist, University of Vienna; Scientific Director,...
Social and Cognitive Scientist; CEU Budapest and CNRS Paris...
Research affiliate, MIT Media Lab
Head of Advanced Analytics, Spotify
Social & Technology Network Topology Researcher;...
Technology Forecaster; Consulting Associate Professor,...
Theoretical physicist; cosmologist; astro-biologist; co-...
Computer Scientist, UC Berkeley, School of Information;...
Physicist, Director, MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms;...
Consultant; Adaptive Optics and Adjunct Professor of...
Vice President of Research & Collections, Denver Museum...
Roboticist; Panasonic Professor of Robotics (emeritus) ,...
Columnist, the Guardian, USA Today, and British GQ; Founder...
Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of...
Physics Professor, Caltech; Experimental Physicist
Cognitive Scientist; Author, Guitar Zero: The New Musician...
A leading scientist of the 21st century for Genomic...
Philosopher and Researcher, C.N.R.S. Paris; Author, Text-E...
Tech Culture Journalist; Partner, Contributor, Co-editor,...
Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy, UC-Irvine;...
Neuroscientist; Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral...
Psychologist; President, The Cooper Union for the...
Professor of Philosophy, Philosophisches Seminar, Johannes...
Mathematician, Computer Scientist; CyberPunk Pioneer;...
Scientist; Spanish Television Presenter; Author, The...
Professor, Claremont McKenna College; Past-president,...
Physicist
Author, Regenesis; Professor, Harvard University; Director...
Psychologist; Co-founder, The Gottman Relationship...
Physicist, MIT; Researcher, Precision Cosmology; Scientific...
Futurist, Business Strategist; Senior Vice President for...
Journalist; Director, Stevens Institute of Technology
Software Pioneer; Philosopher; Author, "A Realtime...
Chairman, CEO, Biotechonomy; Co-author, Evolving Ourselves
Psychologist, University of California, Irvine
Psychologist & Computer Scientist; Engines for...
Professor of Geography, University of California Los...
Physicist, Harvard University; Author, Warped Passages;...
Theoretical Neurobiologist; Affiliate Professor Emeritus,...
Professor of Quantum Mechanical Engineering, MIT; Author,...
Research Associate & Lecturer, Harvard; Adjunct...
Science Writer; Consultant; Lecturer, Copenhagen; Author,...
Philosopher, Novelist; Author, Betraying Spinoza; 36...
Media Analyst; Documentary Writer; Author, Present Shock
Professor of Journalism, New York University; former...
Neuroscientist; Chairman, Board of Directors Human Science...
Professor of Physics and Director of the Institute of...
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Senior Research...
Evolutionary psychologist, NYU Stern Business School and...
Science Writer; Founding chairman of the International...
Social Psychologist; Professor, New York University Stern...
Professor of Physics & Astronomy, University of...
Founding Dean, Minerva Schools at the Keck Graduate...
Co-editor, BoingBoing.net
Professor of Biology at Schumacher College
Principal Developer of the first omni-font optical...
Computer Scientist, Yale University; Chief Scientist,...
Editor-in-Chief, Nature
Research Professor/Professor Emeritus, University of...
Independent Investigator and Theoretician; Author, The...
Senior Editor, Newsweek
Neuroscientist; Chairman, Project Reason; Author, Waking Up
Editor, The Feuilleton (Arts and Essays), of the German...
Computational Neuroscientist; Francis Crick Professor, the...
Professor of Neurobiology and Psychiatry, UCSF; Author,...
Physicist, Perimeter Institute; Author, Time Reborn
Hi-Tech Industry Consultant; Former Executive at Apple...
Neurobiologist; Vice President of Research, George...
Professor of Life Sciences, Director, Center for Evolution...
Open Source and Public Sector, Google
Linguistic Researcher; Dean of Arts and Sciences, Bentley...
Psychologist, Autism Research Centre, Cambridge University...
Science Historian; Author, Turing's Cathedral: The...
Psychologist; Author, Consciousness: An Introduction
Mathematician; Executive Director, H-STAR Institute,...
Psychologist; Author, Ecological Intelligence, Focus: The...
Social Psychologist; Hope College; Author, Psychology, 10th...
professor of astrophysics at the Institute for Advanced...
President and CEO of the Aspen Institute; author, Steve...
Johnstone Family Professor, Department of Psychology;...
Journalist, The Guardian
Theoretical Physicist; Aix-Marseille University, in the...
Philosopher; Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, Co...
Psychologist and Biologist, Harvard University: Author,...
Cognitive Scientist, UC, Irvine; Author, Visual Intelligence
Physicist, former President, Weizmann Institute of Science...
Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education, Harvard...
Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics and Professor of the...
Senior Maverick, Wired, Author, Cool Tools; What Technology...
Senior Consultant (& former Editor-in-Chief &...
Communications Expert; Author, Smart Mobs
Italian businessman
Physicist; Cosmologist, ASU; Author, A Universe from Nothing
Professor and Director, Positive Psychology Center,...
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks
Author, Machines Who Think, The Universal Machine, Bounded...
Classical Scholar, University Professor, Georgetown...
Science Editor
Psychologist; Historian of science; Publisher, Skeptic...