George Reisch is a philosopher and historian of science who teaches at the School of Continuing Studies of Northwestern University. He studied at Bowdoin College and the University of Chicago where he began his research on the effects of the cold war on philosophy and higher education. He was a National Science Foundation fellow from 1998-2000 and published his research in 2005 as How the Cold War Transformed Philosophy of Science: To the Icy Slopes of Logic (Cambridge University Press). From 1996 to 1999 he wrote a column about philosophy for Stereophile magazine and now edits the Popular Culture and Philosophy series published by Open Court Publishing Company. In 2006 he founded Luxotone Records (Robin O'Brien, Bobby Vacant & The Weary) and runs its internet radio stations Radio Luxotone and Hypnotique.