Roger Musson is the Head of Seismic Hazard and Archives at the British Geological Survey, where he is the chief spokesman to the media after any major earthquake, including <i>The Guardian</i>, <i>The Sunday Post</i>, and <i>The Telegraph</i>. He is the author of <i>The Million Death Quake</i>. He has written op-eds for <i>The New York Times</i>, is a regular contributor to <i>Fortean Times</i>, and was interviewed by <i>Time</i> magazine after the Haiti earthquake. He has appeared on a variety of documentaries, including the National Geographic Channel. Musson is also on the editorial board for the Journal of Seismology, the Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, and Natural Hazards. He lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.