Dr. Nick Begich is a well know author, lecturer, multimedia commentator and researcher. Past President of the Alaska Federation of Teachers and the Anchorage Council of Education. Pursuing independent research in the sciences and politics for most of his adult life. Begich received Doctor of Medicine (Medicina Alternitiva), honoris causa, for independent work in health and political science, from The Open International University for Complementary Medicines, Colombo, Sri Lanka, in November 1994. He has authored five books, in ten languages, on science, technology and politics. His latest work is Controlling the Human Mind - The Technologies of Political Control or Tools for Peak Performance. Begich has published articles in science, politics and education and is a well known lecturer, having presented throughout the United States and in twenty countries. He has been featured as a guest on thousands of radio broadcasts reporting on his research activities including new technologies, health and earth science related technologies. He has also appeared on dozens of television documentaries and other programs throughout the world Begich has served as an expert witness and speaker before the European Parliament and worked for various groups representing governments, nonprofits, tribal governments, educators, elected officials, scientists, private corporations and others. He is the publisher and co-owner of Earthpulse Press. Currently, he pursues his own project interests and consults for others in a number of research areas. Dr. Begich has five adult children, and four grandchildren one of whom he is parenting.