Ray Bradbury is a prolific writer of short stories, novels, screenplays, plays and poetry. His best known books are The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, Something Wicked This Way Comes and Fahrenheit 451.
Phyllis Diller is a comedienne, actress and author. Best known for her stand-up comedy and her trademark cackle, she is also an accomplished concert pianist. In 1992, Diller received the American Comedy Award for Lifetime Achievement.
AUBREY DE GREY
Dr. Aubrey de Grey is a biomedical gerontologist who serves as Chief Science Officer of SENS Foundation and Editor-in-Chief of Rejuvenation Research. He received his BA and Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge in 1985 and 2000 respectively.
Pico Iyer is a best-selling author and essayist. His books include Video Night in Kathmandu and The Open Road. His essays appear in Time, The New York Review of Books, The New York Times, Harper's and magazines around the world.
Ray Kurzweil is a pre-eminent inventor and technology pioneer. Kurzweil has received nineteen honorary Doctorates and honors from three U.S. presidents. His book, The Singularity is Near, was a New York Times best seller.
Fitness pioneer, Jack LaLanne had the first and longest-running exercise show on television lasting 34 years. Jack passed away on January 23, 2011, leaving behind a legacy of personal triumphs and fitness firsts.
At 104 years of age, Buster Martin was Britain's oldest working man. An enthusiastic beer drinker and unrepentant chain-smoker, Buster proudly completed the London Marathon in 2008 at age 101. He passed away on April 12, 2011 following a regular workday and a pint at the pub.
John Robbins is a best-selling author, activist, and speaker on the topics of diet, health, and the creation of an ethical, sustainable future. John’s work has been the subject of numerous cover stories and feature articles, as well as a PBS special. He is the Founder and Board Chair Emeritus of EarthSave International, and the recipient of numerous humanitarian awards.
Suzanne Somers is one of Americaʼs most popular and beloved personalities. She has achieved extraordinary success as an actress, singer, comedienne, New York Times bestselling author, entrepreneur and lecturer.
Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual teacher and New York Times bestselling author. She has been a popular guest on television programs such as Oprah, Larry King Live, Good Morning America and Charlie Rose.