Camelo Castillo was born in Montreal and raised in British Columbia, Canada. For the last fifteen years he has been living in Guanajuato, Mexico researching and writing about universal, biological and human origins. His current book, Origin of Mind: a history of systems is a historical overview of the systems that led to the origin of human language and thought. Camelo is a TEDx fellow and a member of the European Society for the study of Human Evolution. He currently resides in Europe, Mexico or Canada where he continues his independent research.