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

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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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.@MissionBlue is headed to the Gulf of California #HopeSpot to see Mobula Rays & more. Stay tuned for updates: http://t.co/fcvAG4sqa4
TED Prize 28 May
"After listening to @Sugatam's research, it makes one wonder how the traditional education system can sleep at night" http://t.co/V4MokSZwrr
TED Prize 27 May
RT @FoodRev: #jamieturns40! Here's one of our favourites of @jamieoliver's revolutionary moments: https://t.co/Ge9OZH0JPu http://t.co/PIZa
TED Prize 27 May
Students in #India celebrate great literature by hosting their own SOLE for 'Rabindra Jayanti' http://t.co/DKXuaiFfbT #SOLECentral
TED Prize 27 May
.@SchoolinCloud: So you think you've got SOLE? Sugata Mitra explains the science behind his learning methodology: http://t.co/YSIhjvXEWI
TED Prize 26 May