Ira Flatow is the host of  Science Friday, bringing 2 million radio and Internet listeners a lively, informative discussion on science, technology, health, space and the environment. 

Ira is president of ScienceFriday, Inc. and founder and president of Science Friday Initiative,  a 501 (c)(3) non-profit company dedicated to creating audio, video and Internet projects that make science a topic of discussion around the dinner table, Twitter or Facebook.

Ira has shared his enthusiasm with public radio and TV fans for more than 35 years. He recently co-starred on the CBS hit series The Big Bang Theory

 

 

Ira Interviews the guys on The Big Bang Theory
"The Discovery Dissipation" -- Leonard (Johnny Galecki, far right) and Amy help Sheldon (Jim Parsons, right) on THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 on the CBS Television Network. Ira Flatow (left) Guest Stars as Himself. Photo: Michael Yarish/Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. © 2013 WBEI. All rights reserved.

His most recent book is entitled Present At The Future.

His numerous TV credits include six years as host and writer for the Emmy-award-winning Newton’s Apple on PBS and science reporter for CBS This Morning.  He wrote, produced and hosted Transistorized!, an hour-long PBS documentary. He is also host of the four-part PBS series Big Ideas.  A winner of numerous awards, his most recent the Isaac Asimov Award. Click on Bio for more information.