A world renowned truth-teller, evolutionary biologist and best-selling author, Professor Richard Dawkins, has been celebrated globally for his honest critique of religion and tradition and his push for critical thinking. His books include The Ancestor’s TaleThe Selfish GeneThe Blind WatchmakerClimbing Mount ImprobableUnweaving the RainbowA Devil’s ChaplainThe God DelusionThe Greatest Show on EarthThe Magic of Reality, his two-part autobiography An Appetite for Wonder and A Brief Candle in the Dark, and Outgrowing God: A Beginner’s Guide.

Richard Dawkins has gained notoriety for his unwavering commitment to science as an advocate for scientific literacy and rational thinking, particularly in the education of younger generations. As the founder of an organization dedicated to promoting reason and science, he has emphasized the urgent necessity for scientific education in modern society. His relentless pursuit of truth, and his recognition of the beauty in life on earth, has made him a revered source of wisdom and insight, in response to scientific and existential inquiries like ‘What are we doing here?’ and ‘When did life begin?’