Michael Jordan's writing career began following ten years as a successful broadcaster working for the BBC TV, Granada, Channel 4, Radio 4 and World Service. He has written numerous natural history works including The Encyclopedia of Fungi, now in its third edition; The Practical Botanist; and Plants of Mystery and Magic.
Sam Jordison is a writer, journalist and co-director of Galley Beggar Press. He lives in Norfolk, but doesn't like to tell people exactly where in case they laugh. Dan Kieran is Deputy Editor of The Idler, a bi-yearly British magazine. He is a writer, editor, and CEO and co-founder of the crowd-funding publishing platform Unbound.
Tony Juniper is Executive Director Friends of the Earth (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) and Vice Chair Friends of the Earth International. He is the author of Spix's Macaw: The Race to Save the World's Rarest Bird (2002).