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10 gamers, including TED Prize winner @indyfromspace, offer fun gifts for the tech obsessive people in your life:… https://t.co/An80ItR611
TED Prize 12 Dec
How U.S. positions on foreign aid and health care affect global health issues abroad: https://t.co/hFn14y9r9I @lastmilehealth @NickKristof
TED Prize 12 Dec
What are the challenges of bringing health care to everyone, everywhere? @GaviSeth and @rajpanjabi discuss: https://t.co/FQB0bG0Qej
TED Prize 11 Dec
Can our oceans be saved? Ben Halpern offers 5 reasons for why it might be okay to be an ocean optimist: https://t.co/iUhXT9XVoW @MissionBlue
TED Prize 11 Dec
How can we stand up for civil rights? These @StoryCorps interviews offer insight & inspiration to fight for justice: https://t.co/iXjBCfP4yZ
TED Prize 8 Dec