Steven Pinker (StevenPinker)

Steven Pinker is a Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. He conducts research on language and cognition, writes for publications such as the New York Times, Time and The Atlantic, and is the author of ten books, including The Language Instinct, How the Mind Works, The Blank Slate, The Stuff of Thought, The Better Angels of Our Nature, and most recently, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person's Guide to Writing in the 21st Century.

Bets & Predictions that Pinkers' placed


No Prediction On the Record.

Bets & Predictions Pinkers' challenged

Predictions that Pinker has challenged.


A bioterror or bioerror will lead to one million casualties in a single event within a six month period starting no later than Dec 31 02020.

4 years

Martin Rees

Steven Pinker