The TED Prize is awarded annually to a leader with a creative, bold wish to spark global change. By investing $1 million in a powerful idea every year, the TED Prize accelerates progress toward solving some of the world's most pressing problems.
The Vikings described a place called Vinland — a mysterious “land of wine.” But where was it? TED Prize winner Sarah Parcak shares how her team used satellite imagery to search in eastern Canada.
The School in the Cloud includes eight learning labs in India, the UK and US — plus a digital platform that lets students anywhere explore big questions online. Join School in the Cloud communities as they fundraise to fuel the project.
The Panama Papers exposed rich and powerful people hiding vast amounts of money in offshore accounts. But what does it all mean? Robert Palmer speaks on behalf of Global Witness, winner of the 2014 TED Prize.
On "60 Minutes" and in The New York Times, 2014 TED Prize winner Charmian Gooch shows just how easy it can be to bring dirty money into the US. In an undercover investigation, 12 of 13 prominent New York lawyers offered advice for hiding suspect funds.