" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
Jonah Lehrer is a contributing editor at Wired and a frequent contributor to The New Yorker. He writes the Head Case column for the Wall Street Journal and regularly appears on WNYC's Radiolab. His writing has also appeared in Nature, the New York Times Magazine and Scientific American. Jonah graduated from Columbia University and attended Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar.
The author of two previous books, Proust Was a Neuroscientist and The Decisive Moment; his latest is Imagine: How Creativity Works. Jonah has been our guest on Little Atoms twice.
Interview one first broadcast on 3rd April 2009.
Interview two first broadcast on 27th April 2012