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Peter Diamandis:
Our next giant leap

TEDGlobal 2005 · 15:31 · Filmed Jul 2005
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Peter Diamandis: Our next giant leap
15:31 · Filmed July 2005 at TEDGlobal 2005 · Subtitles available in 21 languages

Peter Diamandis says it's our moral imperative to keep exploring space — and he talks about how, with the X Prize and other incentives, we're going to do just that.

Space activist
Peter Diamandis runs the X Prize Foundation, which offers large cash incentive prizes to inventors who can solve grand challenges like space flight, low-cost mobile medical diagnostics and oil spill cleanup. He is the chair of Singularity University, which teaches executives and grad students about exponentially growing technologies. Full bio
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