The Archbishop of Atheism who popularized the gene-centered view of evolution. Unapologetically controversial, don’t be a sheep. Religion: together we can find a cure.
Unconventional theoretical physicist with wit, wisdom, and humility, who should have lived longer. It’s okay to say, ‘I don’t know’ – the pleasure of finding things out.
Everything an athlete should be, on and off of the court. Looks really fabulous in pink.
Father of programming who broke the Enigma code with Welchman and effectively ended WWII, who was then chemically castrated for being gay, kept contributing scientific theories to the world, and committed suicide at 41.
“When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” – A. Conan Doyle
Musical composition genius – responsible for almost every fabulous Disney classic. Broadway, too. (And John Williams for composing the Jurassic Park theme).
A never flagging, endearing, curious, and undying spirit.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Writer/statistician who teaches us a more productive way to look at life. Probability, probability, probability! (Keenly following his feud with Dawkins)
April Goh is an aspiring journalist who is currently pursuing a master's degree at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Click on to read more about her past, present, and future plans.