Michael Brooks

Michael Brooks



Science Writer, 

Michael Brooks is an author, journalist, and broadcaster with a PhD in quantum physics. He is a consultant at New Scientist and writes a weekly column for New Statesman. He is the author of the bestselling 13 Things That Don’t Make Sense and Free Radicals: The Secret Anarchy of Science. Combining his passion for education with journalistic scrutiny, he is leading the team charged with assessing promising learning pathways for the decades ahead and reporting recommendations in the Equinox Blueprint.