March 29th, 2012
01:18 PM ET

'The Next List': An archive of fascinating people

Every Sunday at 2 p.m. ET the CNN show 'The Next List' profiles a person with a new idea that could change the world. Here's a list of all of the innovators the show has featured since it started in November 2011. Check back for updates.

Hugh Herr, prosthetics developer and bionic man

Blue School, the Blue Man Group takes on education

Syyn Labs, California 'creative art collective'

Dan Ogola, Kenyan healthcare activist

Yves Behar, designer of $100 laptop

Dale Dougherty, 'maker' movement guru

Ubaldo Vitali, silversmith

Bjarke Ingels, futurist architect

Jake Shimabukuro, ukulele virtuoso and peacemaker

Scott Snibbe, Bjork's app designer

Tristan Eaton, graffiti artists turned toy designer

Heather Knight, social roboticist

Homaro Cantu, molecular gastronomer

Christopher Brosius, cab driver turned perfumer

Marco Tempest, "cyber illusionist"

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    • BlahBlahBlah

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      June 1, 2012 at 10:12 pm | Reply
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    Just guessing here but...maybe if we could end and outlaw warfare... I'm sure that some would miss the good old day of "war profiteering", but this is for the greater good...right?

    April 2, 2012 at 10:30 am | Reply
    • Fabian

      Caroline N. Such a cute stamp! I would definitely use it for staniotery I love to make my own and this would be so cute! I'd like the letter C. Thanks for the opportunity! (btw, this is Caroline from SEMO I just love your work! I've been following your blog since I found out you were a photographer at Riann's wedding!)

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  11. stephen

    It doesn't really seem right, that the new education idea you are pushing here, the BLUE SCHOOL, is actually a private school, yes they say it is not for profit, but they ask for an admission fee, and for full time K-4th it is more than $ 31,000 per year. And even though I am a fan of Sir Ken Richards, I don't see him doing anything for public education, no he gets on the board of a private school which costs more than some universities. Seems rather elitist and not really a new idea.

    March 31, 2012 at 11:16 am | Reply
  12. Jamesonk

    "The Next List", AKA: CNN reconfiguring TED talks and milking them for ratings.

    March 31, 2012 at 7:42 am | Reply
  13. InAwe

    This article needs better proofreading. The names in the hyperlinks above the videos do not match the names in the videos.
    Scott Snibbe – Scott Snibe
    Jake Shimabukuro – Jake Shimaburkuro
    Bjarke Ingels – Bjarke Ingles
    Ubaldo Vitali – Ubaldo Vitale
    Dale Dougherty – Dale Daugherty
    Yves Behar – Yves Bahar

    March 30, 2012 at 6:14 pm | Reply
    • Kgbuller

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      March 31, 2012 at 8:25 pm | Reply
      • ATL

        Criticizing someone for pointing out a news editor's mistakes? Since when was being unintelligent honorable and desirable? Are you a supporter of Rick Santorum? Seems so.

        April 1, 2012 at 12:53 am |
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    The robot chick is smoking hot!

    March 30, 2012 at 4:07 pm | Reply
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    Necessity is the mother of invention, but wisdom is marking the path taken to goal.

    March 30, 2012 at 3:28 pm | Reply
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    If you want people to look at your ad. Start with a hot chick on a motorcycle, first one I looked at.

    March 30, 2012 at 2:17 pm | Reply
    • DeeNYC

      that's why I clicked the article.

      March 30, 2012 at 3:23 pm | Reply
      • Yaver

        Thatʻs great! Take a picture of you and your famliy during Earth Hour. Have mom or dad send it to me and Iʻll post it on my blog. Have fun!

        April 30, 2012 at 9:12 pm |
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    March 30, 2012 at 1:37 pm | Reply
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  19. Userfriendly

    Why Jacque Fresco is not mentioned on this list is offensive.

    March 30, 2012 at 12:24 pm | Reply
    • PK

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      March 30, 2012 at 5:26 pm | Reply
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    March 29, 2012 at 2:42 pm | Reply

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