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How can we curb our addiction to plastic? Here's some small steps to make big changes: https://t.co/eU0wJAFAJN @SylviaEarle @MissionBlue
TED Prize 21 Jul
Ocean conservationist & TED Prize winner @SylviaEarle offers insights and life advice in @MensJournal: https://t.co/LZ2IL72igG @MissionBlue
TED Prize 20 Jul
Tomb raiders are stealing our cultural history, but digital satellites may help stop it. https://t.co/iMigVL7nGC @NatGeoMag
TED Prize 19 Jul
How U.S. positions on foreign aid and health care affect global health issues abroad: https://t.co/hFn14y9r9I @lastmilehealth @NickKristof
TED Prize 19 Jul
RT @StatueEllisNPS: It's not too late to go on a #hardhattour with @saveellisisland and explore Islands 2 & 3. You'll get an up close look…
TED Prize 17 Jul