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Ocean photographer @tompeschak captures stunning sea creatures we rarely see up close: https://t.co/N6cyXzB9IC @MissionBlue
TED Prize 15 Dec
Innovator & Prize winner @Sugatam is a rock star educator for thinking beyond tests & textbooks: https://t.co/JMyB2Cr4cv @schoolincloud
TED Prize 15 Dec
What is life like for an archaeologist in the field? Sarah Parcak explains on her @NatGeoExplorers blog: https://t.co/mplTMxHpDj
TED Prize 14 Dec
Honor a loved one this holiday season with the @StoryCorps app. Preserve your memories for generations to come: https://t.co/myUxmrJ5p2
TED Prize 14 Dec
How is climate change threatening the livelihood of Kiribati's people? President Tong explains: https://t.co/nrNQ9lKcOh @MissionBlue
TED Prize 13 Dec