Anjana Ahuja is a contributing writer on science for the Financial Times, and also writes features and comment for such publications as the Daily Telegraph, Prospect, Radio Times and New Scientist. She makes regular radio and television appearances as a science commentator. She worked for 16 years at the Times in London, where she was a feature writer and science columnist, and has held advisory positions at the Royal Society, the British Science Association and the British Council. She has a PhD in space physics from Imperial College London, and is a visiting lecturer in science journalism at City University in London. She lives in London.