Stuart Clark has written over 15 books, been translated into over 20 languages and sold over 250,000 copies. He is a widely read astronomy journalist whose career is devoted to presenting the complex world of astronomy to the general public. He is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, a former Vice Chair of the Association of British Science Writers and is the cosmology consultant for New Scientist. The Independent placed him alongside Stephen Hawking and the Astronomer Royal, Professor Sir Martin Rees, as one of the ‘stars’ of British astrophysics teaching. He won the 2013 European Astronomy Journalism Prize. Over the years Stuart has written for amongst others: BBC Sky at Night, BBC Focus, The Times, The Guardian, The Economist, The Times Higher Education Supplement, Daily Express and Astronomy Now and his hugely popular ongoing blog ‘Across the Universe’ for The Guardian.
Clark has contributed to, as well as performing in, the National Geographic programme Storm Worlds. His other numerous television and radio contributions in person include Radio 4’s Material World, Radio 3’s The Essay, BBC’s Tomorrow’s World and Nine O’clock News, and Channel 4’s Big Breakfast.
Clark has written numerous books, including The Sun Kings published by Princeton University Press in 2007. It won the Best Professional/Scholarly Book in Cosmology and Astronomy from the Association of American Publishers, and was shortlisted for the 2008 Royal Society Prizes for Science Books.
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