Adam Keiper

Adam Keiper

Fellow and Editor, The New Atlantis

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Adam Keiper, a Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, is the editor of The New Atlantis, a quarterly journal about the ethical, political, social, and policy implications of modern science and technology, jointly published by EPPC and the Center for the Study of Technology and Society. He is also the editor of and of the New Atlantis Books series.

Mr. Keiper is the director of EPPC’s program on Science, Technology, and Society, and is also a contributing editor to National Affairs and to Current. Mr. Keiper, who has worked on Capitol Hill, in various think tanks, and in a corporate lobbying office, lectures and writes on science and technology policy.

He has a bachelor’s degree in political science from American University in Washington, D.C.

“The work Adam is doing at The New Atlantis is so critically important …. Adam and his team are determined to put into place the intellectual foundations that will enable us to truly make technology our servant and not our master.”  — Robert P. George, at EPPC’s 40th anniversary gala



The New Atlantis Turns Ten

Published in National Review Online on May 20, 2013

Stem Cells, Life, and the Law

Published in National Review Online on August 25, 2010

Feynman and the Futurists

Published in The Wall Street Journal on January 8, 2010

When Folly Is Forever

Published in The Wall Street Journal on October 22, 2009

The Synapse and the Soul

Published in Wall Street Journal on July 8, 2008

Redeeming NASA

Published in National Review Online on February 4, 2008

The New Atlantis, Winter 2006

Published in The New Atlantis on February 20, 2006

A Vast Conspiracy?

Published in National Review on October 10, 2005

Artistry and Artifice

Published in In Character, Spring 2005 on May 22, 2005

Too Much Spotty Thinking

Published in The New York Sun, p. 9 on July 29, 2004

The New Atlantis, Summer 2003

Published in The New Atlantis on August 4, 2003