To get to know the 40 amazing TED Fellows, peek into their minds a bit on the TED Fellows blog. This is a group of people of all ages, from all over the world, coming together at TED to tell their stories and connect with the TED community. They’re blogging about their work, their passions and their journey to Long Beach.
Last week on TED.com, origami-folding techniques transformed a 50-cent piece of paper into a fully functioning microscope, human DNA came tumbling out of a vending machine, and we got a look at how an industry is growing to help governments conduct surveillance on citizens. These fascinating talks have something neat in common: The speakers are […]
Bill Gates, designer? Yes. Public Interest Design honors 100 global thinkers who are designing social good
Good design has the power to improve lives. Yesterday, Public Interest Design — a group dedicated to design for social good — released the Global Public Interest Design 100, a list of 100 “designers” (including some people you really might not expect) who are designing for the good of all. We love this sweeping list […]