Professor of Molecular Genetics, University of Surrey
Johnjoe McFadden is professor of molecular genetics at the University of Surrey. His books include Quantum Evolution (2011), Human Nature: Fact and Fiction (2006) and, co-authored with Jim Al-Khalili, Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology (2014).
Life is quantum
Weird quantum effects are so delicate it seems they could only happen in a lab. How on Earth can life depend on them?
Consciousness and altered states
Instead of a code encrypted in the wiring of our neurons, could consciousness reside in the brain’s electromagnetic field?