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More adventures in replying to spam | James Veitch
 
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James Veitch has spent years doing the tireless, thankless work of replying to spam emailers so you don’t have to. He returns to TED to tell the tale of yet another spam email adventure, this time with a vital lesson attached: How to annoy your way off any spammer’s mailing list. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by James Veitch. Filmed at TEDSummit in 2016.
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How to create a great brand name | Jonathan Bell
 
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Ever wondered why companies like Apple, Uber and AirBnB are so easily identified in a sea of advertising? Jonathan Bell gives step-by-step advice on how to create a lasting brand name. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jonathan Bell. Filmed at TEDUniversity in 2016.
Views: 915481 TED Archive
How to deal with gaslighting | Ariel Leve
 
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Gaslighting is an emotionally abusive tactic that makes the victim question their own sanity and perception of reality. In this important talk, Ariel Leve shares some of the life-saving strategies she adopted as a child to survive her mother’s gaslighting. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Ariel Leve. Filmed at TEDNYC Rebirth 2017. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 836928 TED Archive
4 simple ways to have a great idea | Richard St. John
 
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In this short, entertaining talk, writer and researcher Richard St. John makes the case that great ideas can come from surprisingly humble beginnings. His whistlestop tour of ways to think about ideas includes insights from the likes of Virgin entrepreneur Richard Branson, Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman and singer Sam Smith. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Richard St. John. Filmed at TED in 2015.
Views: 46652 TED Archive
The psychological weight loss strategy | Laurie Coots
 
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What is the best strategy for getting fitter, losing weight, living a healthier life? Laurie Coots shares a few life-hacks that worked for her, starting with this: “Imagine your healthy future self and start living that life now.” TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Laurie Coots . Filmed at TEDUniversity in 2015.
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What game theory teaches us about war | Simon Sinek
 
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What would happen if ‘win’ and ‘lose’ are no longer the only options when fighting a war? What if a third, more abstract ideal becomes the goal? And -- what if not all the players are aware of the new rules? Simon Sinek uses game theory to explain some of the strategies and outcomes behind past and present wars. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Simon Sinek. Filmed at TEDTalksLive in 2015
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Math, magic and Rubik’s cubes | Marco Tempest
 
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Marco Tempest wows the audience with amazing illusions using several Rubik’s cubes. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Marco Tempest. Filmed at TEDActive in 2015.
Views: 114707 TED Archive
How math saved my life | Jason Padgett
 
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Jason Padgett wasn’t a good student, and for the longest time he was proud of living a life a mile wide and an inch deep. But after a head injury he developed, among other things, a fascination with mathematically generated imagery and a newfound love of learning. Hear his personal theory of math, fractals and everything. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jason Padgett. Filmed at TED in 2015.
Views: 72094 TED Archive
An ode to the millennial generation | Suli Breaks
 
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It’s no secret that there is no love lost between the Baby Boomer generation and the millennials. Branded as the “Me” generation and often characterized by individualism, millennials are rewriting what it means to be human in the new technology age, and it’s been a bumpy transition for older generations. In this powerful talk, Suli Breaks delivers a heartwarming and tongue-in-cheek poem about the value of the millennial generation to the future of the world. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Suli Breaks. Filmed at TEDGlobal in 2015.
Views: 42991 TED Archive
Poetry makes people nervous | Sarah Kay
 
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Sarah kay speaks to us about the nature of poetry and how it can impact lives, opening new doors. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Sarah Kay. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 98059 TED Archive
Thinking your way out of imposter syndrome | Valerie Young
 
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Feeling like an imposter can set anyone back a few notches in terms of self-esteem -- imposter syndrome can make you rethink all your decisions and lower your confidence. Valerie Young examines what causes imposter syndrome -- and shares ways we can reframe our own thoughts to stop thinking like an imposter. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Valerie Young. Filmed at TEDNYC Idea Search 2017. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 22805 TED Archive
Blueprint for a quiet revolution | Susan Cain
 
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“In a gentle way, you can shake the world” words spoken by Mahatma Gandhi. One out of every two to three people are introverts and in this powerful talk, Susan Cain speaks of her mission to train more quiet leaders and have the world cultivate an appreciation for more introspective action takers. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Susan Cain . Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 29639 TED Archive
Understanding bipolar disorder  | Jacqui Chew
 
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Jacqui shares a personal story about her battle with bi-polar disorder. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jacqui Chew. Filmed at TEDActive in 2015.
Views: 22564 TED Archive
Rubik's cubes and magic | Marco Tempest
 
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Cyber illusionist Marco Tempest is back to amaze the TEDSummit crowd with his Rubik's cubes magic. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by [Speaker Name]. Filmed at TED[Name] in [Year].
Views: 37563 TED Archive
Four reasons you should stop watching the news | Rolf Dobelli
 
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For Rolf Dobelli, quitting the news started off as an experiment -- until he realized it improved his life. He encourages us to go deep instead of broad when it comes to keeping up with current events. Listen in to the top reasons he stopped tuning in and the way he did it. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Rolf Dobelli. Filmed at TED University 2011. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 15686 TED Archive
Catching up with inventor William Kamkwamba | William Kamkwamba Interview with Chris Anderson
 
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Inventor and author William Kamkwamba returns to the TED stage a decade after his TEDGlobal 2007 talk in which he spoke about building a windmill for his community at the age of 14. In conversation with TED Curator Chris Anderson, he shares with us where his dreams and accomplishments have taken him. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by William Kamkwamba. Filmed at TEDGlobal 2017. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
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If I don’t ask, I don’t get |  Stefan Sagmeister
 
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In this hilarious talk, Graphic Designer Stefan Sagmeister gives us insight into the inner workings of TED creator Richard Saul Wurman’s mind. He recounts the funny story behind his relationship with TED and its founder. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Stefan Sagmeister. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 20704 TED Archive
Learning is bravery | Seth Godin
 
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What does it take to motivate a student to put their best self forward? Seth Godin believes teaching them bravery is the first step. Armed with his trusted clarinet, he shares lessons from his journey of learning to play the best note. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Seth Godin. Filmed at TED2014.
Views: 10536 TED Archive
What is international development really? | Alanna Shaikh
 
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Reduction of poverty, liberation, freedom: all of these words have been used to define international development, but no definition is set in stone. Global development expert and TED Fellow Alanna Shaikh breaks it down for us: It is about providing aid, while understanding that the developing world actually subsidizes the developed world. In this talk she points a light at corruption in an effort towards a more just world. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Alanna Shaikh. Filmed at TED2013 Fellows. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 9380 TED Archive
What does it take to make a language? | David Peterson
 
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David Peterson is the creator of the fictional language Dothraki, used in the world of George R.R. Martin’s fantasy novel “A Song of Ice and Fire” which was later adapted into the popular show “Game of Thrones”. In this fascinating talk, he discusses the intricate process of creating a new language from scratch. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by David Peterson. Filmed at TEDUniversity 2013. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 13773 TED Archive
The evolution of the written word across time | Helen Zaltzman
 
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“Writing is a way in which information and ideas are transmitted through time, from generation to generation,” says Helen Zaltzman, podcaster and host of “The Allusionist.” She tells the story of a spelling error made on her grandmother’s gravestone … which spans out into a tale of the evolution of our relationship to writing itself. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Helen Zaltzman. Filmed at TED2017. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 16867 TED Archive
Uncovering a radical discovery in solar energy | Sam Stranks
 
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The future of solar power is here! We know you’ve heard that a lot, and each time the text is bolder and headlines are louder. But physicist Sam Stranks is really onto something. Using a revolutionary material called hybrid perovskites to create more efficient solar cells that can create and store energy, the possibilities for architecture, design and infrastructure development are endless. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Sam Stranks. Filmed at TED2016.
Views: 27663 TED Archive
Upgrading management technology | Leerom Segal
 
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In this sharp talk, Leerom Segal asks us to think of management at work as a tool that should be adaptable, reactive ... and is in need of an upgrade. He discusses the importance of knowing your employees as much, if not more than your customers, and using this data to implement empathetic and progressive leadership. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Leerom Segal. Filmed at TEDGlobal University 2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 331778 TED Archive
Stop defining yourself by what you see | Alonzo King
 
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Founder of LINES Ballet, Alonzo King, talks about the limited scope in which we define ourselves. Who and what we are is larger than our physicality and the boundaries set by society. In this profound talk, we delve into the idea of objectifying experience so that life loses its barriers. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Alonzo King. Filmed at TEDWomen 2016. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 8441 TED Archive
How visionary leaders talk | Noah Zandan
 
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What makes a leader sound compelling -- even when delivering bad news? Speaker coach Noah Zandan has collected and analyzed data on how visionary leaders talk and has come out with three key elements. One surprising takeaway: Great leaders speak in the present tense. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Noah Zandan. Filmed at TED in 2016.
Views: 12022 TED Archive
My tango double-life | Aneta Key
 
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Executive advisor Aneta Key lives a double life. Outside of her corporate and familial responsibilities, her passion is the Argentinian tango. It’s a dance that promotes a radical openness (and endorphins!) that has led her to follow it across the globe. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Aneta Key. Filmed at TEDGlobal University 2012. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 17105 TED Archive
Rethink how you think about yourself | Tomas Chamorro Premuzic
 
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In this refreshing and honest talk, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic encourages us to diminish the gap between who we are and who we think we are. He conducted studies around the world that investigated the relationship between confidence and competence. His findings? Negative thinking might be a severely underestimated tool. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Tomas Chamorro Premuzic. Filmed at [email protected] 2013. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 3720 TED Archive
Act like a car | Nathan Pyle
 
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In this humorous and straightforward talk, Nathan Pyle gives us a lesson in etiquette ... the New York City version. His go to mantra? Act like a car. He shares some gems on how to be aware of your surroundings, mind your manners, stay in your lane and not block the road (sidewalk). TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Nathan Pyle . Filmed at TEDYouth 2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 8624 TED Archive
Love and hormones | Helen Fisher
 
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What does it mean to have chemistry? Helen Fisher dives into the subject of love, hormones and how the two correlate. She breaks brain systems down into four categories: those who express dopamine are more impulsive and creative thinkers; serotonin is for the stable, traditional thinkers; testosterone drives more direct and emotionally inhibited thinkers; and estrogen/oxytocin are aligned with nurturing negotiators. Which are you? TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Helen Fisher. Filmed at TEDUniversity 2013. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 8926 TED Archive
Making safe nuclear energy | Taylor Wilson
 
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In this smart talk, nuclear physicist Taylor Wilson gives updates on his vision of making adaptable and affordable modular reactors that could power entire cities. He explains the challenges and process of producing safe nuclear energy. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Taylor Wilson. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 31657 TED Archive
Quorum sensing: Bacteria talks | Bonnie Bassler
 
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Quorum sensing is how bacteria communicates and decides the behaviors it will express . In this talk, molecular biologist Bonnie Bassler discusses the use of inhibitors that disrupt this to create a new type of antibiotic. Could this change the way we treat bacteria? TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Bonnie Bassler . Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 15123 TED Archive
Elevating simple ingredients | Flynn McGarry
 
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In this passionate talk, Flynn McGarry talks about his pursuit of the culinary arts. (At the young age of fifteen he already has hosted supper clubs in major cities.) He shows us how to elevate simple ingredients, including his favorite, the beet. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Flynn McGarry. Filmed at TEDYouth 2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 21967 TED Archive
How to rebuild the world from scratch | Lewis Dartnell
 
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Time for a thought experiment: Imagine for a moment that global catastrophe struck and you needed to rebuild everything. How would you do it? It’s a topic astrobiologist Lewis Dartnell has been pondering for some time, and in this talk he shares some findings related to three key areas that foster the development of civilization: food, fire and science. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Lewis Dartnell. Filmed at TED in 2015.
Views: 13043 TED Archive
Heal your brain with video games | Jane McGonigal
 
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What if playing a visually stimulating game could help alleviate brain injuries or the symptoms of PTSD? That is what game designer Jane McGonigal, proposes in this thought-provoking talk. What is she working on now? A game that has been proven to alleviate symptoms of depression. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jane McGonigal . Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 14616 TED Archive
Making the impossible possible | Mick Ebeling
 
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Mick Ebeling’s dream was always to use storytelling and technology to help as many people as possible. In his talk, he talks about his journey to Sudan to create 3D-printed prosthetic limbs for a young boy. His message? Hold fear in one hand, passion in the other, and leap confidently in the direction of your dreams. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Mick Ebeling. Filmed at TEDYouth in 2015.
Views: 21351 TED Archive
Gastronomy and the social justice reality of food | Michael Twitty
 
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“Most of my life I’ve lived on the intersection of the illusion of race and the reality of food,” says culinary historian Michael Twitty. In this talk, he takes us on his journey seeking culinary justice. “Oppressed peoples have the right to not only be recognized for their gastronomic contributions, but to their right ... to derive from them, uplift and empowerment.” TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Michael Twitty. Filmed at TED2016.
Views: 14166 TED Archive
Is pop art art? | Amanda Palmer
 
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Musician and blogger Amanda Palmer sings a tongue-in-cheek ukulele song that questions what makes art -- and is pop art art?TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Amanda Palmer. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 7697 TED Archive
How do you build a quantum computer? | Jonathan Home
 
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Even the largest supercomputers can’t do some exceptionally huge tasks -- like breaking cryptography or modeling complex weather systems -- but someday, quantum computers will. That’s because a quantum computer is able to compute much larger pieces of information, much more quickly. In this sharp talk, Jonathan Home takes us through the process of theoretically building a quantum computer and how to think about the future of computing with (almost) no limits. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jonathan Home. Filmed at TED2015.
Views: 13631 TED Archive
A message from the next generation | Ishita Katyal
 
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10-year-old writer Ishita Katyal has an important message for adults: “Instead of asking children what they want to do when they grow up,” she says, “you should ask them what they want to be right now.” Adults chronically underestimate kids, she says, and in the process they pass on fear. She worries that kids across the world are suffering from this fear -- not to mention from hunger, from war and from the increasing cost of education. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Ishita Katayal. Filmed at TED in 2016.
Views: 17745 TED Archive
Presenting Africa’s reality | Omoyele Sowore
 
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In response to a continent that is facing both progress and corruption, Omoyele Sowore, from Nigeria, produces the Sahara Reports, a media platform that relies on citizen journalists to tell the stories of Africa. This gives the power of shaping Africa’s present reality to the citizens, allowing them to speak the truths they experience. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Omoyele Sowore. Filmed at TEDGlobal 2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 17023 TED Archive
Expanding our definition of smart | Sir Ken Robinson + Amanda Palmer
 
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In this witty interview Sir Ken Robinson discusses how he believes school systems are constricting creativity through standardizing education and what we need to do about it. Then grab your tissues for a heartfelt performance by Amanda Palmer. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Ken Robinson. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 159313 TED Archive
Hydrogels as an agricultural solution | Dan Miller
 
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Dan Miller discusses the possibility of using hydrogels in agriculture. With a non-toxic formulation, they work by capturing water and fertilizer near the root of the plant, rather than letting it drain away into the earth. This idea is especially relevant in a world that is facing a growing food crisis due to climate change. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Dan Miller. Filmed at TEDUniversity 2013. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 18863 TED Archive
Why modern renewable power doesn’t need a breakthrough in energy storage | Amory Lovins
 
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More Americans work in the booming solar or windpower industries than in the coal industry, yet renewables are often claimed to be unreliable, needing vast and costly energy storage. Amory Lovins explains why that’s a myth. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Amory Lovins. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
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Plant science and farming of the future | Caleb Harper
 
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“The internet of food is being printed right now,” says Caleb Harper, the director of MIT’s Open Agriculture Initiative. “We should start hacking it.” In this talk, he tells us how to build our own “food computer.” TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Caleb Harper. Filmed at TEDYouth in 2015
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Paying it forward with innovation | William Kamkwamba
 
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Author and inventor William Kamkwamba shares updates on his journey with us. He talks about the generosity he received which funded his education and how he is paying it forward in his home country, Malawi. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by William Kamkwamba. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
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The sound of things not being said | Margaret Heffernan
 
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Margaret Heffernan urges us to speak out and use our voices. Often people hold back their exploratory and small questions … which sometimes are the ones that lead to major breakthroughs or important reflections. This talk reminds us the power of a great question. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Margaret Heffernan Filmed at TEDGlobal University 2013. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 6496 TED Archive
Giving checkmate is always fun | Judit Polgar
 
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From a young age, Judit Polgár’s parents wanted her to be a genius. They got their wish. By age 7, she was playing chess against 15 opponents simultaneously — and beating them all. At age 12, she won the gold medal for Hungary as part of the women’s team at the Chess Olympiad. Regarded as the strongest female chess player in history, Polgár shares her dream to see chess taught in every elementary school worldwide. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Judit Polgár. Filmed at TED in 2016.
Views: 164064 TED Archive
The right brain vs. left brain experience | Jill Bolte Taylor
 
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What if each of us has access to experiencing our lives in completely different ways? In this Q&A with Jill Bolte Taylor, the neuroanatomist discusses her research on the right-brain vs. left-brain experience and how thinking on this topic has changed over time. Where is she headed next? A nonprofit that helps children and adults understand the brain in order to cultivate emotional accountability. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Jill Bolte Taylor. Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 20928 TED Archive
Economics of climate change innovation | Bjørn Lomborg
 
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There is a smarter way to source green energy instead of subsidies. In this smart talk, political scientist Bjørn Lomborg explains why Innovation in green energy is the solution to global warming.TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Bjørn Lomborg . Filmed at TED2014. NOTE: Comments are disabled on this video. We made this difficult decision for the TED Archive because we believe that a well-moderated conversation allows for better commentary from more people and more viewpoints. Studies show that aggressive and hateful comments silence other commenters and drive them away; unfortunately, YouTube's comment moderation tools are simply not up to the task of allowing us to monitor comments on so many videos at once. (We'd love to see this change, YouTube.) So for now, if you'd like to comment on this talk, please use Facebook, Twitter or G+ to discuss with your networks.
Views: 24468 TED Archive
Re-writing laws to help sexual assault survivors | Amanda Nguyen
 
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Sexual assault survivors in America too often face a broken justice system. Rape kits are often disposed of too quickly to make arrests -- and depending on the state you’re in, survivors may not have the right to access their rape kits at all. In this talk, Amanda Nguyen discusses her journey to re-writing legislature and her fight for women’s rights all the way to the Supreme Court. TEDArchive presents previously unpublished talks from TED conferences. Enjoy this unedited talk by Amanda Nguyen. Filmed at TED2016.
Views: 13061 TED Archive