$21 Million in Breakthrough Prize giving announced

They sure turned heads when they announced the Breakthrough Prize back in February. Now, ten short months later, these six key players and their advisory panel (which includes their first eleven recipients of the prize), are ready to announce their 2014 winners. Let’s take a peek, shall we?
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What Anne Wojcicki Wants You to Know About Your Genome

Philanthropist and entrepreneur Ann Wojcicki wants you to get to know yourself better. Often known mainly as the wife of founder Sergey Brin, Wojcicki is also quite the philanthropist and entrepreneur in her own right. She is the brainchild behind  23andMe, which is something of a hybrid company, combining healthcare philanthropy with capitalism.

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