Explorers

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Introducing the 2014 Emerging Explorers

These are tomorrow's visionaries—making discoveries, making a difference, and inspiring people to care about the planet.

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  • Jack Andraka

    Jack Andraka

    Inventor

  • Shabana Basij-Rasikh

    Shabana Basij-Rasikh

    Educator

  • Christopher Golden

    Christopher Golden

    Ecologist and Epidemiologist

  • Asher Jay

    Asher Jay

    Creative Conservationist

  • Tristram Stuart

    Tristram Stuart

    Author and Campaigner

  • Xiaolin Zheng

    Xiaolin Zheng

    Nanoscientist

  • Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky

    Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky

    Artist, Writer, and Musician

  • Juliana Machado Ferreira

    Juliana Machado Ferreira

    Conservation Biologist

  • Maritza Morales Casanova

    Maritza Morales Casanova

    Environmentalist

  • Shivani Bhalla

    Shivani Bhalla

    Conservation Biologist

  • Sanga Moses

    Sanga Moses

    Social Entrepreneur

  • Nizar Ibrahim

    Nizar Ibrahim

    Paleontologist

  • Robert Wood

    Robert Wood

    Electrical Engineer

  • David Gruber

    David Gruber

    Marine Biologist

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