Net Worth: Under Review
- Age 66 years old
- Birth Place San Jose, California, United States
- Marital Status Married
- Full Name Michio Kaku
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth January 24, 1947
- Occupation theoretical physicist
- Education Harvard University, University of California, Berkeley
- Children 2
About Michio Kaku
Michio Kaku was born on 24th January in 1947. He is famous as a theoretical physicist in the City College of New York. He is also a communicator, popularizer and a futurist of science. This American celebrity is a specialist on various topics of physics and has several books to his credit. Two of his books have been listed in the NYT list of bestsellers as well. Kaku has also appeared in film, television and radio.
He became famous as popularizer of science. He has written many books like Hyperspace, Beyond Einstein, Physics of the Impossible, Parallel Worlds and Physics of the future. Some critics call him a science fiction writer, but there are plenty others who say that Kaku is a visionary whose ideas and thoughts are going to be real someday. He has written more than 70 articles that have been published in Physics Review, the famous physics journal.
“Explorations” is a one hour radio program which is also hosted by Michio Kaku. This show deals with topics like environment, war, science and peace. In 2006, a science program was broadcasted by Kaku on 90 radio stations in the United States. He has appeared as a guest in many programs where he discusses all issues related to extra-terrestrial life in the universe. He has appeared in various talk shows several times discussing popular topics such as time travel, fictional entertainment, and such others. Kaku has appeared in televisions and films in ABC News, CNN News, Naked Science, Good Morning America, among others.
Michio Kaku remains extremely concerned about social issues and shares his views in public nuclear power, nuclear armament and global warming. A movie named “Me and Isaac Newton” profiled Kaku as a scientist – it won many awards.
Michio Kaku is married to Shizui. The couple has two children.