Mike is a molecular and cellular biologist with a lifelong interest in translating science discoveries to an improved understanding of science. He is committed to making knowledge of science and its wonders available to all interested learners. Mike received his PhD at the University of Toronto. He now oversees a skilled and passionate group of illustrators, videographers, science communicators and educators who are together bringing The Explorer's Guide to Biology to the world. When not leading the Explorer’s Guide to Biology, Mike also enjoys exploring the outdoors.