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Bill Gates
A thoughtful look at Melinda's tireless work to improve the lives of women & girls: @Forbes
Two reasons why we need to help female farmers be as productive as their male counterparts:
This revolutionary vaccine could end Africa's meningitis epidemics: via @TheEconomist
Randall Munroe’s new book is filled with laugh-out-loud moments. Here’s my review:
I got a kick out of Randall Munroe's Thing Explainer. More on his entertaining new book:
Great teachers and students made our visit to Betsy Layne HS in KY incredible. More soon from the trip…
My first company wasn’t a success. Great to see students learning to embrace failure: #TBT
Got to sample VR breakthroughs, including the chance to return @MariaSharapova's serve. Very cool.
A drug used widely to treat tropical diseases may also help stop malaria from spreading:
Thanks @CDCgov for an amazing day. Great to see @GatesScholars like Laura having an impact.
It's hard to appreciate the power of light until you've experienced complete darkness:
What’s the scariest animal in the world? I hope someday we won't have to fear these beasts:
.@Atul_Gawande on why primary health systems are fundamental to saving lives:
I read more books about diseases than about any other subject. Here are some of my favorites
.@melindagates explains how better data can help save more lives: via @WiredUK
How to make sure the world’s climate-change fund helps the people who will be hit hardest:
We’re 99% of the way there. Be part of history. Help end polio:
This is my kind of Sunday comic…
The fight to #endpolio is a massive global undertaking. I want to thank everyone involved:
Help #endpolio now. Give to Rotary today and the Gates Foundation will triple your impact:
The polio vaccines teams working in remote and sometimes dangerous locations are amazing:
The chance to end a disease is within our grasp. Let’s #endpolio once and for all: via @CNN
The people involved in the fight against polio inspire me. I wrote them a thank-you note:
#TBT to my first job, a software project for the BPA:

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