Professor Robert Temple is the author of a number of incisive and provocative books, including the international bestseller, The Sirius Mystery. His books have been translated into a total of 44 languages.
Temple is Visiting Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at Tsinghua University in Beijing. For many years he was a science writer for the Sunday Times, the Guardian, and a science reporter for Time Life, as well as a frequent reviewer for Nature and profile writer for New Scientist. He has produced, written and presented a documentary for Channel Four and National Geographic channels on his archaeological discoveries in Greece and Italy, and is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society in Britain.