About Sam


Sam Harris is a neuroscientist and author of the New York Times bestsellers, The End of Faith, Letter to a Christian Nation, and The Moral Landscape. The End of Faith won the 2005 PEN Award for Nonfiction. Mr. Harris received an undergraduate degree in philosophy from Stanford University and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from UCLA.

Mr. Harris and his work have been discussed in Newsweek, TIME, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Scientific American, Nature and many other journals. His writing has appeared in Newsweek, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Times (London), The Boston Globe, The Economist, The Atlantic, and elsewhere. His books have been published in over fifteen languages.

Mr. Harris is a Co-Founder and CEO of Project Reason, a nonprofit foundation devoted to spreading scientific knowledge and secular values in society.

Websites: http://www.samharris.org

Twitter: http://twitter.com/samharrisorg

TED Conferences

TED2013, TED2012, TED2011, TED2010