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E. Paul Zehr

Guest Writer based in Victoria, BC, Canada, Canada. Joined on Sep 29, 2014
Expertise in Science & space, Exercise & fitness, Education, Men's health, Kids,   see all» Sports


E. Paul Zehr, PhD (neuroscience) is professor, author, and martial artist at the University of Victoria where he is Director of the Centre for Biomedical Research and head of the Rehabilitation Neuroscience Laboratory. His research focuses on the recovery of walking after neurotrauma and spans over 100 scientific publications.
He is passionate about the popularization of science using pop-culture icons like superheroes as foils for human achievement and ability.
His recent pop-sci books include BECOMING BATMAN: THE POSSIBILITY OF A SUPERHERO (2008), INVENTING IRON MAN: THE POSSIBILITY OF A HUMAN MACHINE (2011), and PROJECT SUPERHERO (2014). Zehr contributes regularly at Psychology Today and Scientific American and is a regular speaker at conferences and comic book conventions including San-Diego International Comic Con and New York Comic Con and has presented to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on the science of superheroes.

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