When young actors take on a role in a fledgling television series, they often have no idea whether it will make it past the first season. But there are rare instances when a show – and a character – not only succeed, but become an enduring part of the national psyche.   

Though he humbly resists taking any credit f...

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World renowned adventurer Jeff B. Evans leads his team on an expedition to reach a 21K+ summit at the top of Mera Peak in the Himalayas.   

In a video on his website showcasing his work as a world-renowned corporate speaker, Jeff Evans encourag...

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Astronaut Clayton C. Anderson during a spacewalk working on the International Space Station.

Astronaut Clay Anderson is known as the Ordinary Spaceman – the title of his memoir – but perhaps a more precise moniker would be the Approachable Spaceman.  Though he’s traveled millions of miles in l...

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Actor, writer, director, editor, composer, and Executive Producer of Star Trek Continues, Vic Mignogna as Captain James T. Kirk.

Vic Mignogna is an abundantly talented man, equally gifted in front of the camera, behind the scenes, in the recording studio, and addressing crowds of admire...

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Wyland is an artist who thinks big – not only in size and scale, but in vision and impact.  Described by USA Today as a “Marine Michelangelo,” Wyland is best known for his life-size paintings of whales on the sides of buildings throughout the world.  The Whaling Walls, as they are k...

Photo by Geoff Notkin.  

Adventure journalist Jim Clash at The Explorers Club in New York City. 

James M. (Jim) Clash is the closest thing to a modern-day Superman as you will ever meet.  By day, he is a mild-mannered journalist who began his career as a business writer for Forbes magazine, reporting on ce...

June Scobee Rodgers is an inspiring figure of immense talent who wears many hats.  The widow of Challenger Space Shuttle Commander Richard “Dick” Scobee, June united the survivors’ families after the Challenger accident and led the movement to create the Challenger Center for Space Science Education.  She rem...

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Directing actress Kipleigh Brown in the feature film Yesterday Was a Lie.  

James Kerwin is a standout filmmaker, director, writer, producer, editor and public speaker whose projects have earned countless awards and prizes.  Critics who have reviewed his work have praised him as an inn...

Photo by Ben Montemayor.

Inspiring Figure Danielle Dallas Roosa at the Griffith Observatory overlooking Southern California.

Danielle Dallas Roosa is a visionary.  A few years ago, at the age of 23, she co-founded Back to Space, LLC, an ambitious project with a goal to connect legendary Apollo astronauts with m...