Reboot Ideas Conversations

Reboot Ideas: The Interplay of Science and Ritual in a Time of Flux

May 14, 2020


David Pescovitz

Partner/Editor at Boing Boing

David Pescovitz is partner/editor at Boing Boing and co-founder of Ozma Records, a publisher focused on the intersection of science, art, and consciousness to spark the imagination. In 2018, he won a Grammy Award for co-producing “The Voyager Golden Record: 40th Anniversary Edition.”


Ann Druyan

Emmy Award-Winning Writer, Director, and Producer

Ann Druyan was creative director of NASA’s legendary Voyager Interstellar Message. She co-created the motion picture Contact with her late husband, Carl Sagan. They co-wrote the original Cosmos series. She wrote, produced and directed Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey for which she won the Emmy and Peabody Awards, and Cosmos: Possible Worlds, series and companion book.


Sasha Sagan

Author, Producer, Filmmaker, and Editor

Sasha Sagan’s essays and interviews about life and death through a secular lens have appeared in The Cut, O. the Oprah Magazine, and elsewhere. Her new book, For Small Creatures Such As We: Rituals for Finding Meaning in Our Unlikely World is an exploration of the marvels of nature, as revealed by science, that require no faith in order to be believed.