Listen to British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the story "Descent of Species" from Sum. He is one of the dozens of terrific voices who read for the audio book. Jarvis is known for his raw and edgy albums such as Jarvis and Further Complications.
I had the honor of being selected as one of Houston Modern Luxury's Men of Style.
What a wonderful shot of caffeine it was to find my childhood hero lauding my book in the New York Times.
Francis Crick, one of the premier biologists of the 20th century, passed away July 28, 2004, in San Diego. On his 88th birthday, I brought him chocolates and spent the day with him in his home in La Jolla.
Interested in the intersection of the brain and the legal system? Watch a talk I delivered at the Royal Society for the Arts in London, entitled "The Brain and the Law".
Sum was selected as Book of the Week by both The Guardian newspaper and The Week newsmagazine.
Read David's new article in Wired magazine: "Apocalyse? No. Six Ways the Internet Will Save Civilization"
Want to know more about the inner workings of a neuroscience lab? Watch a video profile of David and his students on NOVA Science Now.