Born in Aachen in 1959, Gert Scobel is one of Germany’s most renowned science journalists. He is host and managing editor of the weekly program “scobel” on television station 3sat. He also has a YouTube channel called scobel. He has won honors such as the Grimme Award and German Television Award. Scobel teaches at the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences and has written several non-fiction books, most recently “Nicht Denken” [“Don’t Think”] (2018) and “Zwischen Gut und Böse: Philosophie der radikalen Mitte” [“Between Good and Evil: Philosophy of the Radical Middle”] (2021), co-written with Markus Gabriel.