Peter Nowak


Peter Nowak is an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and blogger. He has written for the Boston Globe, the Sydney Morning Herald, the South China Morning Post, the National Post, the Vancouver Sun, and the Toronto Star. While working in New Zealand, he was named the technology journalist of the year by the Telecommunications Users Association; back in Canada, he won the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance award for excellence in science and technology reporting. He is now a syndicated blogger for Canadian Business and a regular contributor to the Globe and Mail, the Huffington Post, MSN, CBC, and New Scientist.

His first book, Sex, Bombs and Burgers: How War, Porn and Fast Food Created Technology as We Know It, was a national bestseller. His latest book, Humans 3.0: The Upgrading of the Species, was released by Goose Lane Editions in 2015. Peter can be found online at


Peter Nowak - Humans 3.0 Don't Fear the Future

Are we conditioned by the media to be pessimists? In this talk author Peter Nowak discusses how the...