Dr Adam Rutherford is a geneticist, writer and broadcaster. He presents BBC Radio 4’s flagship science radio programme, Inside Science, as well as many documentaries. On TV, Adam presented the award-winning Horizon: Playing God, The Gene Code and The Cell. He was a scientific advisor to Björk’s movie Biophilia Live, and worked on Ex Machina and Annihilation.
His critically acclaimed books include Creation, nominated for the 2013 Wellcome Book Prize, A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived and The Book of Humans. His latest is How to Argue with a Racist. Adam has a PhD in Genetics, a degree in evolutionary biology and is an honorary Research Fellow at UCL.