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Chris Anderson @TEDchris New York City

Head of TED. Dreamer. Most days an optimist. TED = free talks on the web in Technology, Entertainment, Design & ideas worth spreading

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Today's the day! Join @StoryCorps' #TheGreatListen and add your family's history to the largest collection of voice… https://t.co/X6aArRn3Op
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11/26
2020
For my Bay Area friends, this is worth checking out. The world needs carbon-zero boats, and these are stunning. https://t.co/OaU577vZUi
11/24
2020
Great piece. @zeynep alerted on masks earlier than most health professionals and seems bang on the money here too. https://t.co/1vRSOOb617
11/15
2020
Given approx 5-day infection cycle, this implies that across the US the reproduction number R has risen to about 1.… https://t.co/drY5cyYldE
11/13
2020
@GadSaad LOL. No offense. Just hadn’t realized you would take over my entire twitter feed. I’ll still be checking… https://t.co/Jic9FqRv8Jworth shedding a tear for... https://t.co/S6JzCIlZ6b
11/9
2020
There is a season... A time to weep... A time to dance... A time to cast away stones... A time to heal....And now a word from our sponsor... https://t.co/wYUCRwuCJ8
11/7
2020
Controversial view, powerfully expressed... @nytdavidbrooks. https://t.co/6a1Cxt7Dth https://t.co/rUYrsns5tuAmazing that the networks don't use a version of this map. So much better... https://t.co/Gi66MSWP6lThis. https://t.co/JFgM6aaniJA version of this is essential add for CNN and co next time round. So much clearer than endless rapid disconnected… https://t.co/6np9UMWs5Q
11/6
2020
EB White's extraordinary letter to a man who had lost faith in humanity. This moved me. Deeply. (Thank you,… https://t.co/1ciVyW7Mc4
11/5
2020
If the US were covered by foreign correspondents as African nations are: a thread. https://t.co/kmFPGN2zo5
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11/3
2020
Almost unimaginable. https://t.co/Q5M4nr3PWs
10/31
2020
I suspect this single letter will bring in $millions. Powerfully done, and I will support. https://t.co/s3q9BmgSH8
10/24
2020
This is beautiful. https://t.co/Y5sZTbzEzw
10/23
2020
+1 https://t.co/XzL3xD99eh
10/16
2020
Back in 1992, 12-year-old Severn Cullis-Suzuki (@SevernSuzuki) took a stand for the planet. Today, she continues to… https://t.co/H9EmtTDBrr
Retweeted by Chris Anderson“Rather than a Moonshot 🌕, we need Earthshots 🌍 for this decade.” Watch Prince William’s @Tedtalks talk in full:… https://t.co/m5NCj6TQzH
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10/11
2020
To prevent irreversible climate change, we need to harness the same "spirit of ingenuity" that put a person on the… https://t.co/V8xAGpgMjc
Retweeted by Chris AndersonYes, you *can* change climate change — and @CountUsInSOCIAL is how to do it! Ready to begin? Here are 16 real impac… https://t.co/YcSkMg7nA3
Retweeted by Chris AndersonHey 👋 @ChrisHemsworth! Let’s do it — we’re committed to cutting carbon emissions in half by 2030.… https://t.co/kNHEOnrmHk
Retweeted by Chris AndersonThat's a wrap! Thank you all for tuning in to the Countdown Global Launch! We hope you feel inspired to… https://t.co/Ocv2rPj1I7
Retweeted by Chris AndersonPrince William is due up next at Countdown. Come join for something amazing. https://t.co/aLAwIaRbUDCome join an incredible day of programming on hope for our collective future. https://t.co/aLAwIaRbUD + wild con… https://t.co/8Mt9NpHC2OToday's the day. Join me @TEDCountdown — a free, live, global event to change how we tackle climate change. Startin… https://t.co/xHm6IL0N66
10/10
2020
And... if you could use an irresistible tease of what's in store tomorrow, here it is. #JoinTheCountdownhttps://t.co/NVJyGaE6tG @brooke These words and pics made me really happy. You go, Brooke!!Fantastic clip on CBS This Morning. Get ready for a big day tomorrow, friends. https://t.co/hpk9W6r0oY
10/9
2020
Here's my invitation to you to #JoinTheCountdown! The 🌎 needs us! Tune in this Saturday 10.10.2020 at 11AM ET for… https://t.co/GzSst5Elk1
Retweeted by Chris Anderson @felipec Felipe, I hear you. But hang in there. At heart, our curation is anchored in persuasion and possibility, n… https://t.co/ZUphTxhMgA
10/8
2020
@Curative @LinkedIn @BeckersHR Bravo. And just wait until the full story is known.... @Sam_Robson Even though I've been away a long time, I couldn't be happier to see the mothership come good. Huge kud… https://t.co/8bmPQ9uEMBHere's the link to #JoinTheCountdown on Saturday. https://t.co/UK0K9oNxoe. Please calendar it now. And spread the… https://t.co/qudOv87YL5A plea from the heart. https://t.co/i78O8MwUEs @WIRED Earthlings never detected its insanity-inducing breath. #WIREDBACKPAGE @stevenstrogatz Great shirt. Q2 is unintuitive, but satisfying. Only issue: a little rude to have someone staring… https://t.co/Ezd00x2EAAOh boy. This is going to be must-read. +1000 on Curiosity over Certainty. If you could inject that value reset in… https://t.co/R3uJFaQOyA
10/7
2020
Pure inspiration in under 2 minutes. Join all of us on Saturday. It's going to be epic! https://t.co/Ra4bHOrRpw
10/6
2020
Love this ❤️ “What can you do with the rest of today and the rest of your life to give back more to the world than… https://t.co/jmB0rFPkAq
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10/3
2020
Very happy to see this article. Amy's been through a lot, while never letting go of either her courage, or her comm… https://t.co/6lJyp3OQXRI'm a big admirer of @alexgibneyfilm. He always had good timing, but never this good. https://t.co/j4a6V16wQY
10/2
2020
What a beautiful way to change the subject. Thank you, @naval https://t.co/TEEeSihvna
9/30
2020
This is going to be special. Block your day! Gather the family! https://t.co/P7yRCyvr3A
9/29
2020
This is about to start. Do join if you can! https://t.co/iGT933j64wHarry is the reason I went into journalism. His five great books on the craft of newspapers were beyond inspiring.… https://t.co/fppAOkKWVS
9/24
2020
Great great question. Many intriguing answers. https://t.co/V2N8RucFg5
9/19
2020
Honoring Bill Gates, Sr. whose life left millions healthier and more hopeful. Mr. Gates took the responsibility of… https://t.co/rraV2l90P6
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9/16
2020
Here it is... The incredibly exciting line-up coming your way on 10.10.20. Every one who cares about the future of… https://t.co/1bpgDhdKSQ
9/14
2020
@Airseas_Tech Greetings. I'm impressed at what you're building. Wd love to get in touch with Vincent. I'm tedchris@ted.com.
9/11
2020
Can hydrofoils play a key role in making all-electric boats economically viable? I think they can. Excited to have… https://t.co/ESAgJ12bn7Devilish wisdom. Truer than ever. https://t.co/foKr8OGXq0
9/10
2020
You may think I'm biased because I happen to be married to @jnovogratz whose talk this is. But I'm not biased. I ju… https://t.co/rRJfak3uYWDo you dream of making a difference in the world? Do you know someone figuring out what to do with their life? Then… https://t.co/HBczCC2iJ0Wonderful Forbes cover story on the inspiring work of my sister-in-law Amy Novogratz. https://t.co/Gu1AZOjGUk Amy, proud to know you.
9/9
2020
Come join me and my amazing partner @jnovogratz for a discussion of her extraordinary new book. Starts in 45 mins. https://t.co/ipiBQtvvsx10.10.2020. Mark the date. Wherever you are in the world, gather family, friends, colleagues at 3pm US East Coa… https://t.co/lGnfXHVcsN
8/27
2020
I have questions. I predict Jacqueline will have powerful answers! https://t.co/e5KLvL2Hy5
8/25
2020
It has been inspiring to see the outpouring of love and appreciation for Sir Ken from the TED community and worldwi… https://t.co/2tlm6okncc
8/22
2020
Great read. https://t.co/Bnoms1prf3
8/8
2020
Someone HAS to write a TED Talk about this. I could listen to it forever. https://t.co/riAzPpQaTc
8/6
2020
life-changing program... https://t.co/bQROVDa5sZ
8/3
2020
@NaguibSawiris, I have a big idea to float with you. Could you possibly DM me with an email address?
8/2
2020
@_youhadonejob1 Love the account. Just sent in some support. Hang in there. And thank you.
7/31
2020
In the midst of this global pandemic, our @TEDFellow program is more committed than ever to finding and amplifying… https://t.co/HEdSdTW2fTPhilanthropic leadership in full view. Beautiful. https://t.co/AsvMqQSebu
7/29
2020
I’m thrilled to share our new podcast — #TEDxSHORTS — snippets of incredible ideas from @TEDx speakers around the w… https://t.co/JGG7kSf74t
7/28
2020
Belatedly, I'd like to share my TED joke... because I know that if we all truly chose to, we could rewrite a better punchline, couldn't we?
7/26
2020
O Canada! As with many stats on well-being, the USA underperforms its peers. They take Covid seriously: My family c… https://t.co/ZIqjuipr0F
Retweeted by Chris Anderson @jason_pontin I’ve wondered about a plan to support and promote accounts that spread light instead of poison. Light… https://t.co/ddZufOqpAv @keriwaters @jason_pontin Good on you, Keri.
7/25
2020
Great company. https://t.co/LmdnLQJ4IBAnxious Ze simultaneously proving the falsity and hilarity of his own tweet https://t.co/KTwA9TUdCC
7/24
2020
@mbrockenbrough @JackieWoodson We're in! ;-)!! Well worth a read https://t.co/p1fLZ5xwLTGreat insight into the motivation behind one of the most compelling and provocative media outlets of recent years. https://t.co/rVQTNDwIF6Quadruple-stranded DNA seen in healthy human cells for the first time https://t.co/kHSfr7vRvZ https://t.co/6AU0Trjbue
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7/22
2020
Much of epidemiology exists on a spectrum. Things are not safe, they are safer. Events are not never, they are rare… https://t.co/hnQTuct5pf
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7/21
2020
We are seeing rising #COVIDー19 positivity rates in our #LosAngeles testing. Here is a map of the hotspots by zipcod… https://t.co/X8V9uCHQd1
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7/20
2020
It seems this is at least a year old. But first time I've seen it. Blood-chilling. https://t.co/cjr0frUeKt @zeno_e Probably important NOT to pay. We shouldn't give people an incentive to gamble their lives. Needs to be don… https://t.co/ahrfpLxbVdProud to be a co-signer of this open letter. Thousands of lives will probably be saved if we use challenge trials w… https://t.co/L2DpOyNtxR @jason_pontin Send me that money, Jason. If you're right, I'll send you 2x back! ;-). You're right that there's a… https://t.co/PNLrEj3DiY
7/16
2020
This is an exact recreation of one of my worst nightmares! https://t.co/PUoJ8nxGRJ
7/15
2020
Anyone have a connection to a good Contract Research Organization (CRO) that has been impacted by the pandemic? Asking for a friend...
7/14
2020
@datafiend15 @sapinker That is false. This type of lazy smearing is exactly part of the problem.
7/12
2020
@edu_frias Not at all. Change is important. There's a lot that's thrilling about what's happening now. What's heart… https://t.co/Sa9DOb8HhvThis is one of multiple recent acts protesting that progressive virtue signaling has gone too far, hopefully paving… https://t.co/gaxbGIdDPG
7/8
2020
@nntaleb Your critiques of him are 0 for 3, imho. But I applaud you for nonetheless supporting him, Nassim.Well said, Julian. If anyone's in doubt as to what to make of @sapinker, try reading the last words of his most re… https://t.co/tLTWBy60cO
7/6
2020
@sapinker is one of the world's genuinely giant minds. I'm with @JohnMcWhorter here. https://t.co/t35rgAYquZ
7/4
2020
@FredTurnerBio @Curative_Inc Huge congrats. A truly amazing effort.
7/3
2020
This is extraordinary. Ignore the clickbait title. (But don't fault it – impossible to title something this layered… https://t.co/3BHqhLX6zz
Retweeted by Chris AndersonYour journey since then has inspired so many, Mark. https://t.co/asYqLBBgttJuly 4, 1776. The day the US broke free. July 4, 2020. The day it sparked the next lockdown? Independence! Party on! #covid19
7/2
2020
Now more than ever, we need to unlock the nonprofit sector's potential. @danpallotta's new guide, “The Everyday Phi… https://t.co/5lsVdyy4ex
7/1
2020
@qikipedia Quite interesting. Also, quite depressing. I think this is the source (7 years old... perhaps even wors… https://t.co/wIqb8vvNMFDear employers: stop requiring college degrees in job postings. It systematically disadvantages those who acquire… https://t.co/7lThoj0xGs
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6/30
2020
This just might be the the most beautifully shot and produced TED Talk of all time... https://t.co/krlwFCDsm6
6/26
2020

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