David Suzuki is a geneticist, an
environmentalist, and the founder of the David Suzuki Foundation.
The author of more than forty books, he has received the unesco
Kalinga Prize for Science, the United Nations Environment Programme
Medal, the UNEP's Global 500 award, and the Right Livelihood Award,
and has been named a Companion of the Order of Canada. He holds
eighteen honorary degrees and has been adopted into two First
Nations clans. Suzuki lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Holly Dressel, co-author of From Naked Ape to
Superspecies, has been a writer and researcher for television,
film, and radio for twenty years and has worked for cbc-tv's The
Nature of Things. She lives near Montreal, Quebec.