Perhaps one of the greatest minds alive today, 'Michio Kaku is an American theoretical physicist, the co-founder of string field theory, and a "communicator" and "popularizer" of science. He has written several books about physics and related topics. At Cubberley High School in Palo Alto, Kaku assembled an atom smasher in his parent's garage for a science fair project.' Think of that the next time you build a soda and mentos volcano.
You invent something, and then you tell the whole world, this idea is free, there are no patents and no royalties, just about any one of you can adopt this free. Tim Berners Lee, invented something called the World Wide Web, and then made his idea available freely. http://www.quora.com/
Chef Michel Bras ~ He and his son Sebastien run a hotel-restaurant in Laguiole. Restaurant Bras has had three Michelin stars since 1999. Going to Bras is a pilgrimage, and many serious foodies have made it.