Eric R. Olson is a filmmaker, producer & writer specializing in life sciences and natural history. He is currently the digital producer for the top-rated wildlife show NATURE on PBS. Previous positions have included video producer and editor for Scientific American magazine and audio-video editor for the premiere science journal Nature. In 2008, he graduated from New York University with a degree in science journalism. Previous to his media career, Eric worked on the front lines of biomedical research studying the genes that predispose women to breast cancer.