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Sir David Attenborough
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How did you become interested in natural history? Are you optimistic about the human species? Can humankind undo the environmental damage they are responsible for? Is there anywhere you haven’t been that you would like to visit? What is the next big challenge in evolution? If you could give one message to the next generation what would it be? If you could meet one scientist from the past, who would it be and why? If you were a young scientist starting your career today, what would you study? Full Interview


Sir David Attenborough, OM is an English naturalist and broadcaster. He studied Natural Sciences at Clare College in the University of Cambridge. His contribution to science outreach has been enormous, with his natural history documentaries bringing the wonder and diversity of life on Earth to a global audience. Combined with this, he is a life-long advocate for conservation projects around the globe.