TED Prize

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

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The Next Einstein Forum begins

The Next Einstein Forum is bringing together scientists working across the globe with those working in Africa. Each of these 15 young scientists was named a “gamechanger” at th...
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About the TED Prize

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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Is humanity evolving into a hive? @Sugatam believes collective collaboration is changing education forever: https://t.co/xRha3WvDkV
TED Prize 27 May
TED Prize winner @edwardburtynsky joins the "We Are What We Eat" exhibit at the @UN, focusing on food safety: https://t.co/gFbPwBB3L5
TED Prize 27 May
TED Prize winner Sarah Parcak joins modern day explorers on @cnni with @MaxFosterCNN. Watch at 2pm EST. https://t.co/0bNnaErVtJ
TED Prize 27 May
RT @Adam_CNN: See real life @IndianaJones Sarah Parcak & other modern day explorers on #CNNInspirations New Frontiers 1515ET @cnni https://
TED Prize 27 May
RT @JRart: final piece ... get ready for the 24h performance @museelouvre this week end ! #JRauLouvre https://t.co/SSo73569AT
TED Prize 27 May