Bob McDonald has been the host of CBC Radio’s Quirks & Quarks since 1992. He is a regular science commentator and correspondent on CBC News Network and CBC TV’s The National. He has been honoured with numerous awards, including from The Royal Canadian Institute, the Royal Society of Canada, and he is an Officer of the Order of Canada (2011). In 2014, an asteroid designated 2006XN67 was officially named BobMcdonald. McDonald lives in Victoria, BC.