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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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Sneak Preview: Mission Blue

“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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@TEDPrize on twitter

Adorable students in Melbourne explain how #schoolincloud works #TEDSOLE @schoolincloud @possa11: http://t.co/Esy26ilNcM
15 Apr
More than 4,000 amazing portraits on display @ the Panthéon in Paris @InsideOutProj @JRart: http://t.co/47l1aLtteC
15 Apr
Cool pic by @lesleyakim of the #insideoutproject installation outside of the #Panthéon in Paris @JRart: http://t.co/QuE5QWGBE1
14 Apr
Sugata Mitra @OppiFestival in Helsinki: Teachers should not be guides or experts, just 'friends' @schoolincloud: http://t.co/ucKAsIPqRt
14 Apr
Cool video by @Global_Witness on pioneering work by #TEDPrize winner Charmian Gooch & team shown @SkollWF this week: http://t.co/2HFCMf2ccB
11 Apr
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