Garth Sundem is a TED speaker, puzzlemaster at Wired's GeekDad, Wipeout loser and author of books including Brain Trust: 93 Top Scientists Reveal Lab-Tested Secrets for Surfing, Dating, Dieting, Gambling, Growing Man-Eating Plants and More. He lives with his wife, two kids and two Labradors in Boulder, Co., where he just finished interviewing over 130 Nobel, MacArthur and National Medal of Science winners while sitting in the backyard garden shed. Follow on Twitter @garthsundem.