2007 : WHAT ARE YOU OPTIMISTIC ABOUT?

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...
experimental astrophysics and observational cosmology
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;...
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...
Chief Executive, Medical Research Council;Waynflete...
Writer and Television Producer; Author, Remembering Our...
Founder, The Whole Earth Catalog; Co-founder, The Well; Co-...
Physicist, Computer Scientist, Chairman of Applied Minds,...
Physicist, MIT; Recipient, 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics;...
Journalist; Author, Us and Them
Philosopher and Cognitive Scientist, University of...
Geochronologist Emeritus, University of California, Berkeley
Science fiction novelist; Blogger; Technology activist; Co-...
climatologist, is a professor in the Department of...
Founder, Cyberlife Research; author, Creation: Life and How...
Psychologist; Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social...
Writer; Futurist; Author, Passionate Minds
Professor of the Prehistory of Humanity, University of...
Internet Entrepreneur; Angel Investor
Principal, The Garreau Group
Professor of Computer Science, MIT; Director, Human...
Computer Scientist; Musician; Author, Who Owns The Future?
Felix Bloch Professor in Theoretical Physics, Stanford;...
Appleton Professor of Natural Philosophy, Dartmouth College...
Evolutionary Biologist; Emeritus Professor of the Public...
Catalyst, Information Technology Startups, EDventure...
Artist; Composer; Recording Producer: U2, Coldplay, Talking...
Emeritus Professor of Psychology, London School of...
Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Stanford University;...
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks
Psychologist; Director, Quality of Life Research Center,...
Physicist, Director, MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms;...
Technology Forecaster; Consulting Associate Professor,...
Theoretical physicist; cosmologist; astro-biologist; co-...
Computer Scientist, UC Berkeley, School of Information;...
Roboticist; Panasonic Professor of Robotics (emeritus) ,...
Consultant; Adaptive Optics and Adjunct Professor of...
Vice President of Research & Collections, Denver Museum...
Physics Professor, Caltech; Experimental Physicist
Columnist, the Guardian, USA Today, and British GQ; Founder...
Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of...
A leading scientist of the 21st century for Genomic...
Philosopher and Researcher, C.N.R.S. Paris; Author, Text-E...
Professor of Psychology, Director NYU Center for Language...
Psychologist; President, The Cooper Union for the...
Tech Culture Journalist; Partner, Contributor, Co-editor,...
Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy, UC-Irvine;...
Neuroscientist; Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral...
Professor, Claremont McKenna College; Past-president,...
Professor of Philosophy, Philosophisches Seminar, Johannes...
Mathematician, Computer Scientist; CyberPunk Pioneer;...
Scientist; Spanish Television Presenter; Author, The...
Physicist, University of Vienna; Scientific Director,...
Biological Anthropologist, Rutgers University; Author, Why...
Director, External Affairs, Science Museum Group; Coauthor...
Professor and Chairman of Computer Science, Brandeis...
Social & Technology Network Topology Researcher;...
Social and Cognitive Scientist; CEU Budapest and CNRS Paris...
Research affiliate, MIT Media Lab
Head of Advanced Analytics, Spotify
Professor of Geography, University of California Los...
Physicist, Harvard University; Author, Warped Passages;...
Software Pioneer; Philosopher; Author, "A Realtime...
Managing Director, Excel Venture Management; Co-author,...
Psychologist, University of California, Irvine
Psychologist & Computer Scientist; Engines for...
Media Analyst; Documentary Writer; Author, Present Shock
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...
Science Writer; Founding chairman of the International...
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...
Principal Developer of the first omni-font optical...
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
Neuroscientist; Co-founder and Chairman, Project Reason;...
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
Neurobiologist; Vice President of Research, George...
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...
Psychologist; Author, Consciousness: An Introduction
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...
Journalist; Director, Stevens Institute of Technology
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...
Johnstone Family Professor, Department of Psychology;...
professor of astrophysics at the Institute for Advanced...
President and CEO of the Aspen Institute; author, Steve...
Psychologist and Biologist, Harvard University: Author,...
Journalist, The Guardian
Theoretical Physicist; Aix-Marseille University, in the...
Philosopher; Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy, Co...
Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education, Harvard...
Cognitive Scientist, UC, Irvine; Author, Visual Intelligence
Physicist, former President, Weizmann Institute of Science...
Senior Consultant (& former Editor-in-Chief &...
Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics and Professor of the...
Senior Maverick, Wired, Author, Cool Tools; What Technology...
Physicist; Cosmologist, ASU; Author, A Universe from Nothing
Communications Expert; Author, Smart Mobs
Italian businessman
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks
Author, Machines Who Think, The Universal Machine, Bounded...
Professor and Director, Positive Psychology Center,...
Psychologist; Historian of science; Publisher, Skeptic...
Classical Scholar, University Professor, Georgetown...
Science Editor
Social Psychologist; Hope College; Author, Psychology, 10th...
Mathematician; Executive Director, H-STAR Institute,...
Psychologist; Author, Ecological Intelligence, Focus: The...