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Ramez Naam

Computer scientist, futurist and author
Ramez Naam is a computer scientist, futurist and award-winning author of four books, The Infinite Resource: The Power of Ideas on a Finite Planet, More Than Human: Embracing the Promise of Biological EnhancementNexus and CruxHe spent 13 years at Microsoft, where he led teams developing early versions of Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorer and the Bing search engine. His career has focused on bringing advanced collaboration, communication and information retrieval capabilities to roughly one billion people around the world. His work has appeared in, or been reviewed by, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Wired, Scientific American and more. He’s a graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign and the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy at Aurora Illinois.

Contributions

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  • RT @mkhoff: "Science can no longer afford the luxury of not caring whether the public understands." @ABTagenda… https://t.co/x37QHjWSIX
  • RT @INNamplify: "In the end, most people just want to know what we are talking about, what the problem is, and how we are going to… https://t.co/UqKnksKz0R
  • RT @SusanLealH2O: Microplastics might be everywhere but as this article by @mcoc in @ensiamedia suggests, we don’t know their full im… https://t.co/aMV4lzBmdV
  • RT @EJinAction: Some #RealTalk🔥 If We Want To Win On #ClimateChange We Must Address The Lack Of #Diversity At Senior Levels In Our… https://t.co/A1HaRke5KY
  • RT @GlobalEcoGuy: Sometimes we find ourselves between the darkness and the light. And that’s maybe the best place to be right now. https://t.co/1Km26bUBr7
  • “There is a serious disconnect between the changing #demographics in our country and the lack of diverse leadership… https://t.co/AEq3jNlnS2
  • OPINION: Now more than ever, scientists need to communicate better. Here’s how. https://t.co/A08onw4c9s
  • #Farmers who add structures or manage their land to attract #birds, bats and other vertebrates can boost profits, r… https://t.co/2mMnJor6RI
  • "Adding plants to #solar #farms offers all kinds of benefits to the facilities’ primary aim of reducing #carbonhttps://t.co/S6qL5Ov6a2
  • Understanding the true extent of microfiber pollution requires “meaningful, long-term collaboration among scientist… https://t.co/hkRUoxE2MD

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