TED Prize

The TED Prize is awarded annually to an individual with a creative, bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million in a powerful idea, the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world each year.

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The Next Einstein Forum begins

The Next Einstein Forum is bringing together scientists working across the globe with those working in Africa. Each of these 15 young scientists was named a “gamechanger” at th...
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RT @artnet: JR is making the Louvre's famous Pyramid disappear in his new project https://t.co/lMVh1ihVHd
TED Prize 25 May
TED Prize winner & photographer James Nachtwey wins Spain's prestigious Princess of Asturias Award: https://t.co/iGCb76jPW9
TED Prize 25 May
How do you find your calling? Tomorrow, @StoryCorps' Dave Isay will share his insights & take questions on Facebook live. Stay tuned!
TED Prize 25 May
RT @TIME: Photographer James Nachtwey receives top Spanish honor https://t.co/HzW0SN1692 https://t.co/mtCYXDxWoL
TED Prize 25 May
RT @BBC_Travel: Street artist JR has made the Louvre Pyramid disappear! Via #BBCLocalite for #Paris, @unlockparis https://t.co/01pHv7jk0Y
TED Prize 25 May