A Brand New Type of Brain Cell | SciShow News

Two teams of scientists in two different parts of the world discovered a previously unknown neuron, which might have a lot to do with what makes humans, human. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks […]

Unboxing Beatbox | Tom Thum & Dr. Matthew Broadhurst | Tom Thum & Dr Matthew Broadhurst | TEDxSydney

Beatboxer Tom Thum has a symphony in his throat, but how does he make those sounds? Armed with a microphone and camera, get up close and personal as we peer down the back of Tom Thum’s throat. In this eye opening, somewhat stomach turning and frequently hilarious talk and performance, Tom Thum is joined on […]

Connecting with Tiny Insect Brains through Virtual Reality | Dr. Shannon Olsson | TEDxChennai

In this talk, Shannon takes us on a journey to understand our own decisions through the eyes of a most humble creature – the fly. Using her lab’s newly developed insect virtual reality system, she shows us how our two worlds are similar in many ways. Dr. Shannon Olsson heads the Naturalist-Inspired Chemical Ecology (NICE) […]

The role of the supernatural in shaping culture | Giuliana Bertoia | TEDxYouth@NidodeAguilas

How does the supernatural bring unity to culture? Can it sometimes result in culture loss? In her fascinating talk, Giuliana Bertoia highlights the power of unity through the use of supernatural beliefs in a culture, and how it can result in unity or loss of culture. Giuliana Bertoia is a Global Citizens Youth Ambassador and […]

Less is More:Tackling Avoidable Blindness and Deafness | Martin Anderson | TEDxUniversityofStAndrews

Martin’s talk explores medical blindness and deafness and the newly developed Arclight. The Arclight is an innovative medical tool, which makes diagnosis increasingly inexpensive, accessible and simple. Consequently, having profound impacts on lower income countries and empowering those most in need. Dr. Martin Anderson is an ophthalmologist and honorary research fellow in the School of […]

Misunderstanding from Discrimination -a Paradigm Shift of Barrier- | Kazunari Sasaki | TEDxICU

His goal is to translate the world of handicap and non-handicap. He shares his experience of “difficulties in living” in this society, and how we should think the world of handicap in different ways. Sasaki was born in Fukuoka, in 1985. From birth, he is unable to use both his legs and his right arm […]

TRAVEL THE EARTH with SELFIE -The way to LIVE STRONG- | Bomi Kwon | TEDxICU

She is interested in making connections with people, cultures and ideas, and a community or an atmosphere where new values and inspirations are created. She shares her experience of how she became interested in taking selfies and travelling the world, and how she became confident in herself. Known as a junior at International Christian University […]

“Masculinity and the Silent Victim” | Lauren Jackson | TEDxHammondSchool

While working in Kenya, Lauren Jackson stumbled upon some troubling data. Worldwide, reports of sexual abuse in boys ages 15-19, wasn’t being reported. Listen as Lauren explains why often times boys and young men remain “silent victims”. Lauren Jackson currently teaches AP Biology, General Biology and Anatomy and Physiology at the Hammond School in Columbia, […]

Top-10 soft skills, и почему их стоит в себе развивать? | Anastasia Rylova | TEDxGorkyLibrary

Анастасия расскажет, что же такое – soft skills, какие из этих навыков наиболее востребованы ведущими работодателями и почему стоит обратить внимание на их развитие. Руководитель бизнес-инкубатора НИУ ВШЭ-Пермь, преподаватель курсов “Интернет-предпринимательство”, “Дизайн-мышление”, “CareerPuzzle” Руководитель бизнес-инкубатора НИУ ВШЭ-Пермь, преподаватель курсов “Интернет-предпринимательство”, “Дизайн-мышление”, “CareerPuzzle” This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format […]

МИР КАК ТЕКСТ, а Я в нём – первая буква | Irina Novgorodtseva | TEDxGorkyLibrary

А вы знаете, что читать и писать можно не только посты для социальных сетей? Ира расскажет о мире-тексте, в котором «читаются» и интерпретируются люди, вещи и события. Вы узнаете, как правильно понимать собеседника и выстраивать отношения с помощью слов. Редактор, автор курса «Интертекст» This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference […]

Which is stronger: Glue or tape? – Elizabeth Cox

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/which-is-stronger-glue-or-tape-elizabeth-cox The oldest glue in the world is over 8,000 years old and comes from a cave near the Dead Sea. Today, we have enough types of tape and glue to build and repair almost anything. But what gives glue and tape their stickiness? And is […]

The Dollar Game – Numberphile

Featuring Holly Krieger… Check out Brilliant (and get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ With Dr Holly Krieger from Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge. Check out the monster dollar game shown in the video here: http://www.bradyharanblog.com/blog/the-dollar-game More videos with Holly: http://bit.ly/HollyKrieger Read more on […]

Τα βήματα προς την Τεχνητή Νοημοσύνη | Ioannis Tsamardinos | TEDxUniversityofCrete

Ο Ιωάννης Τσαμαρδίνος έλαβε το διδακτορικό του το 2001 από το Πανεπιστήμιο του Pittsburgh πάνω σε θέματα Τεχνητής Νοημοσύνης, με ένα μέρος της δουλειάς του να εφαρμόζεται στο λογισμικό της αποστολής Deep Space I της NASA. Από το 2002 εργάζεται στον τομέα της Μηχανικής Μάθησης (Machine Learning) με εφαρμογές κυρίως στην βιολογία και βιοϊατρική και […]

How urban spaces can preserve history and build community | Walter Hood

Can public spaces both reclaim the past and embrace the future? Landscape architect Walter Hood has explored this question over the course of an iconic career, with projects ranging from Lafayette Square Park in San Francisco to the upcoming International African American Museum in Charleston, South Carolina. In this inspiring talk packed with images of […]

6 Wild Science Facts You Probably Didn’t Learn in High School

If you like this video don’t forget to like and subscribe http://goo.gl/dgHQSp 6 Wild Science Facts You Probably Didn’t Learn in High School ==================================================== Follow us: * Facebook: https://goo.gl/2dSG31 * Twitter: https://goo.gl/IMm1ig ==================================================== FAIR-USE COPYRIGHT DISCLAIMER * Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for “fair use” for purposes […]

How Supercapacitors Could Make Batteries a Thing of the Past

An accidental breakthrough in supercapacitor technology could finally make them more efficient than batteries! Here’s how it could lead to a brighter energy future. These Squishy Batteries Are Made Out of Water, Here’s How They Work – https://youtu.be/3BZFyT-VC-I Read More: Energy storage leap could slash electric car charging times https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/feb/26/energy-storage-supercapacitors-electric-car-batteries-charging-times “Researchers have claimed a breakthrough […]

Can you solve the false positive riddle? – Alex Gendler

Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to the bonus riddle mentioned at the end: https://brilliant.org/tededprobabilitypairs/ Mining unobtainium is hard work – the rare mineral appears in only 1% of rocks in the mine. But your friend Tricky Joe has something up his sleeve. The unobtainium detector he’s been perfecting for months is finally ready, and […]

Is There Life on Mars? | Space Time

There is no greater hero in our search for life on mars than a little robot named Opportunity. You can further support us on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/pbsspacetime Get your own Space Time t­-shirt at http://bit.ly/1QlzoBi Tweet at us! @pbsspacetime Facebook: facebook.com/pbsspacetime Email us! pbsspacetime [at] gmail [dot] com Comment on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/pbsspacetime Help translate our videos! https://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_… Previous Episode: […]

The Myth of Early Detection of Cancer | Jill Wruble | TEDxWestPoint

Cancers are a motley crew. A few, like pirates, are deadly and unstoppable. Some are like mutineers, threatening mutant cells, that treatment can contain or cure. Most are harmless stowaways that hide silently and pose no threat. The well-intentioned but harmful treatment of these harmless cancers is common and poorly understood by the public, health […]

How cancer cells communicate — and how we can slow them down | Hasini Jayatilaka

When cancer cells are closely packed together in a tumor, they’re able to communicate with each other and coordinate their movement throughout the body. What if we could interrupt this process? In this accessible talk about cutting-edge science, Hasini Jayatilaka shares her work on an innovative method to stop cancer cells from communicating — and […]

Play With Your Mind! — DONG

Go JAM! http://youtu.be/CdeUkxO5rs8 TWITTER: http://twitter.com/vsaucethree ***Click “Show More” for all the DONGs*** http://ifeelunmotivated.com Halo Menu Screens http://halome.nu/ eyes in space http://www.eyesinspace.com/ This is Color http://apps.npr.org/lookatthis/posts/colors/ The Exquisite Forest http://labs.dinahmoe.com/theme/ Diamond Skull http://cabbi.bo/diamonds/ Play with your mind http://ekrivoruchko.com/gentlebrain/ Ichabot Crane http://gamejolt.com/games/puzzle/ichabot-crane/21810/ Test your hearing http://myhearingtest.net/ DDR 1812 Overture Edition http://games.usvsth3m.com/dance-dance-revolution-1812-overture-edition/ Pictures for Sad Children http://www.picturesforsadchildren.com/ Rain, […]

What Is Light?

We are so used to some things that we stopped wondering about them. Like light. What is light? Some kind of wavy thing, right? Kind of. Short bonus video for the people waiting for new stuff. Music by: https://epicmountainmusic.bandcamp.com/track/light www.epic-mountain.com Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h Visit us on reddit/facebook/twitter. You know. Social media stuff. https://www.reddit.com/r/kurzgesagt Home https://www.facebook.com/Kurzgesagt […]

Why should you read “One Hundred Years of Solitude”? – Francisco Díez-Buzo

Download a free audiobook version of “One Hundred Years of Solitude” and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2LHl4XM Check out our full book recommendation: http://bit.ly/2PgPKS6 View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-one-hundred-years-of-solitude-francisco-diez-buzo Gabriel García Márquez’s novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” brought Latin American literature to the forefront of the global imagination and earned García Márquez the 1982 Nobel […]

A mental hack for surviving bad bosses | Beth Comstock

Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Beth Comstock: Yes, so “‘no’ equals ‘not yet’” is one of my kind of favorite mantras and a mental hack that was very helpful to me. I think early in my career I—like many people—worked for a classic “gatekeeper” boss and […]

Autodrive Project – Computerphile

Does driverless technology have a place in public transport? These guys at Aurrigo think so. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com

Los animales sí tienen derechos | Gustavo Larios | TEDxPitic

Gustavo Larios dedica su vida a la defensa de los derechos de los animales en México. En su charla nos ayuda a entender las leyes mexicanas en las que se consagran y garantizan derechos de los animales no humanos y nos lleva por una narrativa fascinante en la que un tribunal mexicano falló en favor […]

10 Social Media Posts that Changed the World

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What a scrapyard in Ghana can teach us about innovation | DK Osseo-Asare

In Agbogbloshie, a community in Accra, Ghana, people descend on a scrapyard to mine electronic waste for recyclable materials. Without formal training, these urban miners often teach themselves the workings of electronics by taking them apart and putting them together again. Designer DK Osseo-Asare wondered: What would happen if we connected these self-taught techies with […]

Making a T-Shirt Uses 2,600 Liters of Water. Can the ISS Fix That? (Part 2 of 3)

The national lab on the International Space Station is experimenting in microgravity every day. How are their discoveries changing our lives? Part 1 of 3 – https://youtu.be/AFZqgKshU3U Part 3 of 3 – Coming Soon! Read More: ISS: U.S. National Laboratory https://www.iss-casis.org/ “For the first time ever, world-class microgravity research was possible for small companies, research […]

Why Do Some Animals Eat Poop?

Learn more about quokkas over on Animalogic: https://bit.ly/2MWz9pa Animals eat their own poop in order to gain extra access to nutrients or to microbes that help digest those nutrients. Thanks also to our Patreon patrons https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEarth and our YouTube sponsors. ___________________________________________ To learn more, start your googling with these keywords: Coprophagy: Consuming feces Allocoprophagy: Consuming […]

Marijuana prohibition is racist and criminal, harms kids, and ruins lives | Johann Hari

Author Johann Hari makes a great case for the legalization of marijuana. Not only would it create a new stream of tax revenue, but it would substantially lower the crime rate and practically kill the black market overnight. One has to ask, especially after watching this video: for a drug with zero fatalities, why is […]

Why Arts and Culture in Education is Essential

What role can arts and cultural learning play in creating a truly rich education for all children? Our panel of experts share their ideas about why schools should be interested in the arts and how we should be looking to understand their impact. Speakers: Andria Zafirakou – Global Teacher Prize Winner 2018 Laura McInerney – […]

I was an MS-13 gang member. Here’s how I got out. | Gerardo Lopez | TEDxMileHigh

Gerardo Lopez grew up in gang territory in Los Angeles, California and was just 14 years old when he joined MS-13, the notorious Salvadorian gang. Why did he join and why did he leave? In this courageous talk, Gerardo reveals how we can help others get out and stay out of gangs. Gerardo “Clever” Lopez […]

Studying Polar Bears from a Monster Truck | SciShow Talk Show

BJ Kirschhoffer from Polar Bears International discusses polar bear behavior and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings on an animal that lives near polar bears, an arctic fox! Polar Bears International: http://polarbearsinternational.org/ Tundra Connections: http://polarbearsinternational.org/tundra-connections/ Animal Wonders: http://www.animalwonders.org/ Hosted by: Hank Green Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by […]

Why should you read “The Handmaid’s Tale”? – Naomi R. Mercer

Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2KGjWUk Check out Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale”: http://bit.ly/2FASwQV View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-the-handmaid-s-tale-naomi-r-mercer Margaret Atwood’s speculative fiction masterpiece “A Handmaid’s Tale” explores the consequences of complacency and how power can be wielded unfairly. Atwood’s chilling vision of a dystopian regime has captured readers’ imaginations since its […]

Carl Sagan’s most important lesson about science | NASA’s Michelle Thaller

Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Michelle Thaller: So when I was growing up as a young girl—in Wisconsin actually—I was ten years old when Carl Sagan’s show Cosmos came on public broadcasting. And as a ten year old kind of living in rural Wisconsin I had […]

The Secret of Perfect Timing | Dan Pink | RSA Replay

Catch up on the live feed from our unedited webcast! Timing is everything- but how much do we know about timing itself? Our lives are a never-ending stream of “when” decisions: when to start a business, schedule a class, get serious about a person. Yet we make those decisions based on intuition and guesswork. Bestselling […]

Be the change you want to see | Barkha Singh | TEDxNSIT

Barkha Singh, a popular television actress, was last seen playing the spunky Surbhi on &TV’s Bhagyalakshmi. Starting her career as a child actor, Barkha has starred in numerous television shows and has also been associated with big brands such as Cadbury, Coca Cola and Clinic Plus. She is also known for her cameos in movies […]