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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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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
Karen Armstrong, TED Prize winner & founder of @TheCharter for Compassion talks religion on The Brian Lehrer Show: http://t.co/KVBv2fuidr
21 Apr
The UK govt announces how it will end shell companies, the global getaway cars for crime, corruption and tax evasion: http://t.co/xj5UqGWl9M
21 Apr
Here's innovation: mobile cooking classes.@jamieoliver tours California with the"Big Rig Teaching Kitchen” @FoodRev: http://t.co/eAMcznTDQy
21 Apr
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