Clifford Stoll

The call to learn

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Filmed Jan 2006 at TED2006
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Clifford Stoll captivates his audience with a wildly energetic sprinkling of anecdotes, observations, asides — and even a science experiment. After all, by his own definition, he's a scientist: "Once I do something, I want to do something else."

Clifford Stoll
/ Astronomer, educator, skeptic

Astronomer Clifford Stoll helped to capture a notorious KGB hacker back in the infancy of the Internet. His agile mind continues to lead him down new paths — from education and techno-skepticism to the making of zero-volume bottles.  Full bio.

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