Emily Jan

Scott Thompson II (pictured above), a 13-year-old from Baltimore: “If I fall, I need to get right back up because I don’t want to become the embodiment of what’s happening in my city.”

Simon Stålenhag, a digital illustrator who reached out to Sweden’s Natural History Museum in 2013: “I asked if there was anything I could help with. I told them I didn’t care what it was for. I just wanted to paint dinosaurs.”

Neil Shear, a professor of pharmacology and clinical toxicology: “Every dean of medicine says: Blah blah blah, personalized medicine, blah blah blah. Well, here’s an opportunity to do something.”

(Previous quotes from our sources here)