Brian Christian is the author of The Most Human Human, a Wall Street Journal bestseller and a New Yorker favorite book of the year, which has been translated into 10 languages. He is the coauthor, with Tom Griffiths, of Algorithms to Live By, a #1 bestseller, Amazon best science book of the year and MIT Technology Review best book of the year. He has been featured on Radiolab and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and has lectured at Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and the London School of Economics. He holds degrees in computer science, philosophy, and poetry from Brown University and the University of Washington. An active open-source contributor and avid hiker, he lives in San Francisco.