TED Prize

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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About the TED Prize

The TED Prize gives a visionary leader the chance to dream bigger, awarding $1 million dollars to an imaginative and high-impact wish for the world.



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TED Prize 21 Jul
This is what a single drop of seawater looks like when magnified @MissionBlue (photo by David Liittschwager): http://t.co/kQ19PQzivn
TED Prize 18 Jul
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TED Prize 17 Jul
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TED Prize 16 Jul
The Charles W. Morgan sailed the Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary this past w/end with @SylviaEarle @MissionBlue: http://t.co/OSrMTNujqx
TED Prize 16 Jul