" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
Brian Switek is a science writer and research associate at the New Jersey State Museum. He writes the blog Laelaps for Wired Science, and Dinosaur Tracking for Smithsonian. He has been a guest on BBC Radio 4's Material World and written for The Times and the Guardian, as well as the Wall Street Journal and Scientific American. Brian is the author of Written in Stone: The Hidden Secrets of Fossils and the Story of Life on Earth.
First broadcast on 19th August 2011.