Matt Beard is an ethicist and writer from The Ethics Centre in Sydney and the resident philosopher for the ABC podcast Short & Curly. Matt's academic expertise is in military ethics but he loves anything to do with moral philosophy. He also writes and talks a lot in the media. He's discussed topics from superheroes to human/pig research, vampires and robot parents. In 2016, Matt won the Australasian Association of Philosophy Media Prize for his work in public philosophy.