“The TED Talent Quest involved special salons in 14 cities on six continents seeking to uncover new talents, voices and ideas the world needs to hear. Now the entire TED community has a chance to vote on the most promising presenters. At least 20 speakers in the TED2013 program will be chosen this way.”
You might recall James from an earlier Token Skeptic interview – he’s completing a PhD in bacterial pathogenesis at the University of Adelaide. He works as a science communicator for the general public, both online and at the Royal Institution of Australia and his blog at the Scientific American is called Disease Prone.