Experts

People: Experts – Scientists, Consultants, Academics

Energetic optimist, Professor Guus Berkhout, has had an impressive scientific career in geophysics. According to Berkhout, climate research is more than making computer models. He emphasizes utilizing the Earth’s climate history hidden in the geological and archaeological archives...
George Washington Carver was born into slavery in Diamond, Missouri, around 1864. The exact year and date of his birth are unknown. Carver went on to become one of the most prominent scientists and inventors of his time, as...
Professor Richard Lindzen is a dynamical meteorologist with interests in the broad topics of climate, planetary waves, monsoon meteorology, planetary atmospheres, and hydrodynamic instability. His research involves studies of the role of the tropics in mid-latitude weather and global...
Dr. S. Fred Singer, an atmospheric and space physicist, is one of the world's most respected and widely published experts on climate. He is professor emeritus of environmental science at the University of Virginia. He directs the nonprofit Science...
Peter Ridd is a former professor at James Cook University in Australia. According to his profile at JCU, Ridd was a geophysicist with interests in “coastal oceanography, the effects of sediments on coral reefs, instrument development, geophysical sensing of...
Morgan Wright is an internationally recognized expert on cybersecurity strategy, cyberterrorism, identity theft and privacy. His landmark testimony before Congress on Healthcare.gov changed how the government collected personally identifiable information. He has made hundreds of appearances on national news, radio, print and web,...
Dinesh D’Souza has a distinguished career as a writer, scholar, and public intellectual. A former policy analyst in the Reagan White House, D’Souza also served as John M. Olin Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and the Robert and...
This interview was recorded October 3, 2007. In the interview, Brent Scowcroft, president of The Scowcroft Group, reflects on his years on the National Security Council as part of Council on Foreign Relations HBO History Makers Series. SPEAKER: Brent...
Jordan Peterson is a Canadian clinical psychologist, cultural critic, and professor of psychology at the University of Toronto. His main areas of study are the psychology of religious and ideological belief, and the assessment and improvement of personality and...
The coronavirus has claimed the life of a leading surgeon, Dr. James T. Goodrich, who dedicated his career to children with complex neurological conditions. He was a renowned pediatric neurosurgeon and a pioneer in his field, developing a multi-stage...
Victor Davis Hanson is the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow in Residence in Classics and Military History at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, a professor of Classics Emeritus at California State University, Fresno, and a nationally syndicated columnist...
Explore the life of NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, who, as part of the team of "human computers" enabled astronauts Alan Shepard, John Glenn, and the Apollo 11 and 13 missions to make space history.
NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch conducted the first spacewalk performed by two women on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. They will be replacing a faulty battery charge/discharge unit that failed to activate after a spacewalk Oct. 11. ...
Gianno Caldwell is a TV host, political analyst for Fox News, and the founder of Caldwell Strategic Consulting, a bipartisan firm in Washington, D.C., that provides strategic advice and consulting in the areas of public affairs. Raised on the southside...