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

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“Mission Blue,” a documentary about the legendary oceanographer, marine biologist – and 2009 TED Prize winner – Sylvia Earle, has been making waves at film festivals around the...

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French street artist & former @tedprize winner @JRart creates a new work for @nycballet. http://t.co/kAjvrPdLYL http://t.co/zljEEuY5de
24 Apr
The biologist E.O. Wilson & former @tedprize winner has a new book out - "A Window on Eternity" @WSJ @eol: http://t.co/XbhJIGLnbk
24 Apr
John Kerry to host a global conference on overfishing, pollution and other threats to oceans in June @MissionBlue: http://t.co/XGxm3LYjnO
24 Apr
Andrew Himes, director @TheCharter for Compassion, on what makes a city compassionate #charterforcompassion: http://t.co/kOKVi3JTUW
23 Apr
British director @jerry_rothwell, winner of the @tedprize Filmmaker Award, talks to us about filming @schoolincloud: http://t.co/D4MU9jDJkn
22 Apr
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