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RT @TEDTalks: We're excited to introduce TED's new show, Small Thing Big Idea! Subscribe now for weekly episodes about ordinary objects th…
TED Prize 16 Jan
RT @echoinggreen: We second this. @lastmilehealth https://t.co/7YJQheU1EO
TED Prize 16 Jan
President Tong says climate change threatens the livelihood of Kiribati's people: https://t.co/nrNQ9lKcOh
TED Prize 11 Jan
In today's complex political climate, Karen Armstrong reminds us to remember the compassionate ethos. https://t.co/PZnJNVpTFA @TheCharter
TED Prize 10 Jan
India is racing to get a billion people online & initiatives like @schoolincloud are running with it: https://t.co/fonZz7uZjG
TED Prize 10 Jan