Actor, Author, Director

David Baltimore
Biologist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Mathematician, Physicist

Joshua Bell

Biologist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine


John Seely Brown
Senior Fellow at the Annenberg Center for Communication, University of Southern California

Bill Bryson
Chancellor of Durham University, Author

David Chase

Ralph Cicerone
President of the National Academy of Sciences, Atmospheric Scientist

Paul Davies
Cosmologist, Astrobiologist, Author

English Ethologist, Evolutionary Biologist, Author

Daniel Dennett
Philosopher, Author

Theoretical Physicist, Mathematician, Author

Oceanographer, Marine Biologist, Author


Peter Galison
Science Historian

Jim Gates

Susan Greenfield
Neuroscientist, Author

Paul Greengard
Neuroscientist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

David Gross
Particle Physicist and Nobel Laureate in Physics

Heidi Hammel
Astronomer, Executive Vice President of the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy

Dudley Herschbach
Chemist, Professor Emeritus at Harvard University, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

Roald Hoffmann
Chemist, Poet, Playwright, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

Shirley Ann Jackson
Physicist, President of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Mae Jemison
Astronaut, Physician, Founder of the Jemison Group

Michio Kaku
Theoretical Physicist

Neuropsychiatrist,  Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Mary-Claire King
Geneticist, Humanitarian

Lawrence M. Krauss
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist, Author

Eric Lander
Biologist, Mathematician, Geneticist

Leon Lederman
Physicist and Nobel Laureate in Physics

Alan Lightman
Astrophysicist, Author

Thomas Lovejoy
Conservation Biologist

Rob Morrow
Emmy and Golden Globe Nominated Actor, Writer, Director

Sir Paul Nurse
Geneticist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

William Phillips
Physicist, Nobel Laureate in Physics

Steven Pinker
Psychologist, Linguist, Author

Vilayanur Ramachandran

Lisa Randall
Theoretical Physicist, Author

Martin Rees
Cosmologist, Astrophysicist

Diana Rhoten
Senior Vice President, News Corporation

Matt Ridley
Journalist, Author

Vera Rubin

Jeffrey Sachs
Economist, Director of The Earth Institute at Columbia University

James Schamus
CEO of Focus Features

Robert Shaye
Film Producer, Director, Founder of New Line Cinema

Anna Deavere Smith
Actress, Playwright

Lee Smolin
Theoretical Physicist

Horst Stormer
Physicist and Nobel Laureate in Physics

Jakob Trollbäck
Designer and Creative Director of Trollbäck + Company

Michael Turner
Theoretical Astrophysicist, Cosmologist

Neil deGrasse Tyson

James Watson
Molecular Biologist, Geneticist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Steven Weinberg
Theoretical Physicist, Nobel Laureate in Physics

Jonathan Weiner

Carl Wieman
Physicist, Nobel Laureate in Physics

Torsten Wiesel
Neurophysiologist, Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

Frank Wilczek
Theoretical Physicist, Mathematician, Nobel Laureate in Physics

Edward O. Wilson
Evolutionary Biologist, Author

Damian Woetzel
Director, Producer

Shing-Tung Yau

Michael York
Actor, Author