douglas adams

david rothschild

David Rothschild: I Read Books When I Buy Them

Academic, Economics

David Rothschild is an economist at Microsoft Research in New York City. He has a Ph.D. in applied economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. David Rothschild’s primary body of work is on forecasting, and understanding…

matt forbeck

Matt Forbeck: A Collection Of Wild Projects

Fiction Writers, Writers

Matt Forbeck is an award-winning and New York Times-bestselling author and game designer. He has over thirty novels and countless games published to date. His latest work includes the Star Wars: Rogue One junior novel and The Marvel Encyclopedia. Matt Forbeck has worked full-time…

kate darling

Kate Darling: Mistress Of Machines


Dr. Kate Darling is a leading expert in Robot Ethics, as well as a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab.  Kate investigates social robotics and conducts experimental studies on human-robot interaction. Kate Darling explores the emotional…

elad yom-tov

Elad Yom-Tov: To Leave A Positive Trace


Elad Yom-Tov is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and a visiting scientist at the Technion, Israel.  Before that, Elad also worked with Yahoo Research, the Machine Learning group at IBM Research Haifa Lab, and Rafael.  Elad Yom-Tov also studied…