02 Jan '12, 1pm

The city of the future

The city of the future

If you haven’t discovered TED yet, you’re in for a treat. The acronym stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design, and it is all about the sharing of ideas, first in conferences, and now especially on the internet, where you can find an abundance of 18-minute “TED talks” on everything from Afghanistan to ultrasound surgery to storytelling to gardening. They recruit great thinkers and speakers to produce accessible intellectualism for the masses, including you and me. It’s a pretty swell idea. For the past several years the keepers of TED have awarded an annual prize to an exceptional individual who is invited to present “one wish to change the world” at the annual TED conference. The wish is then supported by various kinds of networking services. Past winners have included Sylvia Earle, Bill Clinton, Bono, E.O. Wilson, and Dave Eggers. Always innovative, this year the ...

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