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Ged King
Ged King Charitable Barber @Skullfades skullfades.co.uk/ Biography Steve Jobs is famous for saying “the ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” Remarkably, Mancunian barber, Ged King, is on a mission to help make Manchester and the world a better place one haircut at a time....
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Anthony Warner
Anthony Warner Food Science Evangelist @One_Angry_Chef https://angry-chef.com/ Biography Anthony Warner is a professional chef and writer. His first book, The Angry Chef - Bad Science and the Truth About Healthy Eating, was the Guardian Best Food Book of the Year and winner in the Health and Lifestyle category at the inaugural Hearst Big Book Awards....
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Andrew Szydlo
Andrew Szydlo Scientist Biography Chemistry is not an Olympic sport, but if it was, Andrew Szydlo would undoubtedly be our reigning gold medallist. Andrew is an internationally acclaimed chemistry teacher and holds a PhD in the History and Philosophy of Science from UCL. He has a particular expertise on the history of alchemy and his...
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Katherine Ormerod
Katherine Ormerod Social Media Maven @katherine_orm workworkwork.co/ Biography Whether you be young or old, single or a parent, many of us today are concerned about the impact of social media on our lives and communities. Katherine Ormerod is the author of the Amazon bestseller, Why Social Media is Ruining Your Life'. Written in 2018, she...
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Jon Carmichael
Jon Carmichael Astronomy Photographer Biography New York-based photographer Jon Carmichael shot to fame in 2017 when he captured an astounding photo of a total solar eclipse from an airplane at 39,000 feet flying above the Snake River in America. His photo series was launched at the Twitter HQ in San Francisco and went on to...
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Maisie Williams
Maisie Williams Game of Thrones actress turned tech entrepreneur @Maisie_Williams daisie.com/ Biography Margaret Constance Williams, known as Maisie Williams, is an English actress. She made her professional acting debut in 2011 as Arya Stark of Winterfell in the HBO world phenomenon Game of Thrones. Selected among 300 British actresses, she plays the role of a...
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Chris Bailey
Chris Bailey Two-time Best-Selling Author on Productivity @chris_bailey https://alifeofproductivity.com/welcome/ Biography Chris Bailey was recently described by TED as possibly “the most productive man you’d ever hope to meet". He is the international bestselling author of Hyperfocus and The Productivity Project, which have been published in sixteen languages. Chris works with organisations around the globe on...
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Moon Ribas
Moon Ribas Cyborg Artist & Activist @moonribas https://www.cyborgarts.com/ Biography Moon Ribas is a Catalan avant-garde artist and a cyborg. She is best known for developing the Seismic Sense, an online seismic sensor implanted in her feet that allows her to perceive earthquakes taking place anywhere in the planet through vibrations in real time. In order...
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Alex Partridge
Alex Partridge Co-Founder of Unilad Biography Alex Partridge is one of the pioneers of social media content the way we know it today. At age 21 in 2010, while a student at Oxford Brookes University, he created, designed and wrote Unilad, one of the most popular social news and entertainment internet company in the world...
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Emer Maguire
Emer Maguire Science Singer-Songwriter @EmerMOfficial Biography Emer Maguire is an award-winning science communicator, BBC radio presenter, and a singer-songwriter. In 2015 she was named the UK's best science communicator winning the FameLab competition. In 2017, Emer won the International Science Stars competition as well to prove her first victory wasn't just a fluke. She combines...
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