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The Future of the Internet
How will we share information, build communities, and do business on the collaborative web?
Your City, Your Life
We can change our lives by changing our relationship with our cities—and each other
Major MJ Hegar
Be the Change
On the landmark lawsuit that paved the way for women in combat
How a book about Jesus became a runaway success and pop culture phenomenon
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See AllThe Lavin Agency presents a selection of TED Fellows, an extraordinary group of innovators from around the world.
- Jean-Baptiste Michel Big Data Big Data and Human Culture Jean-Baptiste Michel is the co-creator of the Google Ngram Viewer, the groundbreaking tool that jump-started the big data science of culture and society by analyzing eight million digitized books.
- Asha de Vos Environment The Unorthodox Whale Asha de Vos is leading the first long-term study on the blue whale population in the northern Indian Ocean. She speaks about conservation, agility, and the pursuit of your life's work.
- Arkadi Kuhlmann Founding CEO of ING Direct
- Salman Khan Founder of The Khan Academy
- Steven Pinker World Renowned Cognitive Scientist
- Lyn Heward Director of Creation for Cirque du Soleil
- Jessica Jackley Co-founder of Kiva
- Edward O. Wilson Distinguished Biologist
- Isabel Allende Bestselling Author
- David Eagleman Bestselling Author
- Kwame Anthony Appiah Leading Public Intellectual
- Douglas Merrill Former Google CIO
- Jared Diamond Pulitzer Prize-winning Author