TIME 100: The women of 2011 (video)

TIME magazine released their 100 issue today, a list of the 100 most influential people in the world. This year the list features 33 women, up from 31 in 2010. Progress!

The honorees make for an interesting mix: list-constants Oprah and Hillary Clinton, NASA biologist Felisa Wolfe-Simon, author of "What to Expect When You're Expecting" Heidi Murkoff, actresses Mia Wasikowska and Blake Lively, tennis champion Kim Clijsters, Congresswoman and shooting survivor Gabrielle Giffords, Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards, Brazil's first female president Dilma Rousseff, future princess Kate Middleton, tiger mom Amy Chua, and Afghanistan's only female prosecutor Maria Bashir, just to name a few.

To honor these awesome women, we've compiled a set of videos of some of them doing what they do best:

Actress, producer and comedian Amy Poehler:

First Lady, "first mom" and fighter of childhood obesity Michelle Obama:

Major General Margaret Woodward, the first woman to command a U.S. air attack:

Rocker and National Book Award winner Patti Smith:

Student advocate and former chancellor of the D.C. public school system Michelle Rhee:

Congresswoman and potential 2012 presidential candidate Michele Bachmann:

The rest of the list includes TV producer Rebecca Eaton, media mogul Arianna Huffington, Pulitzer Prize winning author Jennifer Egan, Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel, economist Esther Duflo, leader of France's National Front front Marine Le Pen, research advocate Kathy Giusti, EPA Chief Lisa Jackson, politician and social activist Aruna Roy, founder of Femmes Africa Solidarité Bineta Diop, the leader of Burma's democracy movement and Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, primatologist Sue Savage-Rumbagh, fashion mogul Hung Huang, and journalist Hu Shuli.