Travis Taylor is a licensed professional engineer who holds Ph.Ds in Optical Science and Engineering and Aerospace Systems Engineering, as well as Masters in Physics, Mechanical Engineering; Aerospace Engineering and Astronomy and a B.A. in Electrical Engineering. For the past 25 years, Taylor has worked on various programs for the Department of Defense and NASA in areas that include advanced propulsion concepts, quantum teleportation, space telescopes, space-based beamed energy systems, future combat technologies and systems and next generation space launch concepts. Dr. Taylor has published over 25 papers, two textbooks (including Alien Invasion), and has authored or co-authored over 20 best-selling science fiction novels.
His penchant for experiments and inventiveness have been captured in hit shows such as Rocket City Rednecks and 3 Scientists Walk Into a Bar, as well as HISTORY’s The Tesla Files and Ancient Aliens. Travis will also be featured in HISTORY’S upcoming reality series entitled The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch. In addition to his professional endeavors, Taylor is a championship black belt martial artist and CrossFit athlete, and has run a marathon in a bulletproof full-body armor suit of his invention.
NY Times Bestselling Author of World War Z and The Harlem Hellfighters
Former KGB Sleeper Agent and Author of Deep Undercover
Former CIA Intelligence Officer and Author of The Moscow Rules
National Security Expert and Author of How to Catch a Russian Spy