ANN DRUYAN is a well-known writer and producer who collaborated with her late husband, Carl Sagan, on a number of best-selling books. She was also the artistic director of the Voyager Golden Record, which was launched into space 40 years ago. Druyan continues to collaborate with NASA and the Planetary Society as an interpreter of major scientific breakthroughs. She is a laureate of the International Humanist Academy and served as Secretary of the Federation of American Scientists. She just won an Emmy and a Peabody Award for her work on the first season of National Geographic's Cosmos, for which she conceptualized and wrote.
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