Matt Ridley’s books have sold over 800,000 copies, been translated into 27 languages and been short-listed for six literary prizes. In 2004 he won the National Academies Book Award from the US National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine for 'Nature via Nurture'. In 2007 he won the Davis Prize from the US History of Science Society for 'Francis Crick'.
- The Agile Gene
- The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature
- Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters
- The Rational Optimist
- The Evolution of Everything: How New Ideas Emerge
In the first half of the program scholar and author of over twelve books on witchcraft, Wicca, and neopaganism, Raven Grimassi, spoke about the various forms of witchcraft, as well as spells, and ghosts. In the latter half, author Matt Ridley talked about how new trends and patterns emerge, and affect the state of evolution. ... More »Host: George Noory
Ian Punnett was joined by author Matt Ridley for a discussion on human prosperity, which he believes is the result of people working for each other. Investigative journalist and author Peter Lance appeared in the first hour with a brief report on Muslim cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, thought to be linked to several recent terror attacks. ... More »Host: Ian Punnett