Source: Business Insider — March 7, 2014 | Megan Rose Dickey and Jillian D'Onfro
36. Ray Kurzweil is considered to be one of the leading minds in the artificial intelligence field. Since joining Google, Kurzweil has laid out some ambitious plans for search, in which Google would actually be conscious and know who you are.
Last year, Kurzweil also shared his plans for cheating death and how little robots, called nanobots, can help fight disease. [...]