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 Gardener and the...
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, UK,...
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;...
Catalyst, Information Technology Startups, EDventure...
Artist; Composer; Recording Producer: U2, Coldplay, Talking...
Emeritus Professor of Psychology, London School of...
Psychologist; Director, Quality of Life Research Center,...
Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Stanford University;...
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks; author, TED Talks
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, Founder, Applied Invention...
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...
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
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, Qu’est-...
Professor of Psychology, Director NYU Center for Language...
Neuroscientist; Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral...
Psychologist; President Emeritus, Cooper Union
Tech Culture Journalist; Partner, Contributor, Co-editor,...
Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy, UC-Irvine;...
Professor, Claremont McKenna College; Past-president,...
Fellow, Gutenberg Research College; Professor of Philosophy...
Mathematician; Computer Scientist; Cyberpunk Pioneer;...
Scientist; Spanish Television Presenter; Author, The...
Media Analyst; Documentary Writer; Author, Throwing Rocks...
Theoretical Neurobiologist; Affiliate Professor Emeritus,...
Managing Director, Excel Venture Management; Co-author (...
Professor of Quantum Mechanical Engineering, MIT; Author,...
John Evans Professor Emeritus of Computer Science,...
Distinguished Professor of Risk Engineering, New York...
Professor of Journalism, New York University; former...
Neuroscientist; Chairman, Board of Directors Human Science...
Research Associate & Lecturer, Harvard; Adjunct...
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry and Senior Research...
Philosopher, Novelist; Recipient, 2014 National Humanities...
Science Writer; Fellow, Royal Society of Literature and the...
Social Psychologist; Professor, New York University Stern...
Professor of Physics & Astronomy, University of...
Professor of Physics and Director of the Institute of...
Co-editor, BoingBoing.net
Evolutionary psychologist, NYU Stern Business School and...
Principal Developer of the first omni-font optical...
Computer Scientist, Yale University; Chief Scientist,...
Editor-in-Chief, Nature
Founding Dean, Minerva Schools at the Keck Graduate...
Independent Investigator and Theoretician; Author, The...
Professor of Biology at Schumacher College
Writer; Speaker; Thinker, Copenhagen, Denmark
Neuroscientist; Co-founder and Chairman, Project Reason;...
Editor, The Feuilleton (Arts and Essays), of the German...
Computational Neuroscientist; Francis Crick Professor, the...
Research Professor/Professor Emeritus, University of...
Physicist, Perimeter Institute; Author, Time Reborn
Senior Editor, Newsweek
Neurobiologist; Vice President of Research, George...
Professor of Life Sciences, Director, Center for Evolution...
Open Source and Public Sector, Google
Professor of Neurobiology and Psychiatry, UCSF; Author,...
Psychologist, Autism Research Centre, Cambridge University...
Hi-Tech Industry Consultant; Former Executive at Apple...
Psychologist; Author, Consciousness: An Introduction
Physicist
Author, Regenesis; Professor, Harvard University; Director...
Linguistic Researcher; Dean of Arts and Sciences, Bentley...
Physicist, MIT; Researcher, Precision Cosmology; Scientific...
Science Historian; Author, Turing's Cathedral; Project...
Journalist; Director, Stevens Institute of Technology
Physicist, Harvard University; Author, Warped Passages,...
Software Pioneer; Philosopher; Author, "A Realtime...
Psychologist; Co-founder, The Gottman Relationship...
Psychologist, University of California, Irvine
Futurist, Business Strategist; Senior Vice President for...
Professor of Geography, University of California Los...
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, The Inevitable
Senior Consultant (& former Editor-in-Chief &...
Communications Expert; Author, Smart Mobs
Italian businessman
Physicist; Cosmologist, ASU; Author, A Universe from Nothing
Author, Machines Who Think, The Universal Machine, Bounded...
Professor and Director, Positive Psychology Center,...
Curator, TED conferences, TED Talks; author, TED Talks
Classics Scholar, University Librarian, ASU; Author, The...
Science Editor
Presidential Fellow, Chapman University; Publisher, Skeptic...
Mathematician; Executive Director, H-STAR Institute,...
Psychologist; Author, Ecological Intelligence, Focus: The...
Professor of Psychology, Hope College; Co-author,...