Originally posted on TED Blog:
Last week, the editors of Time magazine published a list of 30 people under 30 who are changing the world, with the help of a panel of millennials. On the list: six teenagers and twenty-somethings with TED connections.
We at TED have had youth on the brain recently. TED2013 was themed “The Young. The Wise. The Undiscovered.” and we’re still riding the emotional high of the TEDYouth conference in New Orleans last month. At the same time, we’re working on an ongoing “Young Voices” series that profiles take-charge young people. So we were very excited to see several familiar faces among Time’s picks.
In order of age, these 30-under-30 champs are much-adored members of the TED community:
Jack Andraka, 16
Andraka makes a good case for paying attention in high school biology class – that’s what he was doing when he got the idea for…
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