Dr Paul Willis

The Real Doomsday

Why predictions from science about impending catastrophes are not the same as other doomsday pronouncements.


Dr Paul Willis is Adjunct Associate Professor in Palaeontology at Flinders University and a freelance teacher of research communication. He spent six years as Director of The Royal Institution of Australia and 14 years at the ABC as a science reporter/producer. He now has his own video production and research company, Palaeo Pictures, telling the world stories from the history of life.