5 Bizarre Aircraft That Pushed the Boundaries of Engineering

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. You might think most planes look the same, but here are five of the most bizarre aircraft that, no matter their appearance, still managed to fly. Hosted by: Olivia Gordon Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of […]

The transformative power of social media | Stacey Heale | TEDxSouthampton

In this engaging and incredibly powerful talk, fashion academic and researcher Stacey Heale explains how her life was transformed by her partner’s stage 4 cancer diagnosis, and why social media proved to be both a safety net and catalyst to positive actions. Before her partner Greg’s cancer diagnosis in 2016, Stacey Heale was a senior […]

What causes headaches? – Dan Kwartler

Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2Hejwql Check out Oliver Sacks’s “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat”: http://bit.ly/2Hk8ShM View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-causes-headaches-dan-kwartler In ancient Greece, the best-known remedy for a long-standing headache was to drill a small hole in the skull to drain supposedly infected blood. Fortunately, doctors today […]

3 new jobs A.I. is creating: Trainers, explainers, and sustainers | Paul Daugherty

Where will you work in the future? As automation revs its engine and academic institutions take up megaphones to predict the end of the human workforce, we may have overlooked a vast area of employment where human intelligence and machine intelligence collaborate, says Paul Daugherty, chief technology and innovation officer at Accenture. Daugherty calls this […]

How Will We Get to Alpha Centauri?

Humans are attempting to achieve interstellar travel. Here’s why some of the world’s greatest minds believe a nanocraft is the best way to journey into deep space. Watch More Space Crafts! | https://bit.ly/2w0YKD1 Read More: Alpha Centauri: A Triple Star System about 4 Light Years from Earth https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/chandra/images/alpha-centauri-a-triple-star-system-about-4-light-years-from-earth.html “A new study involving long-term monitoring of […]

What is the tragedy of the commons? – Nicholas Amendolare

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-the-tragedy-of-the-commons-nicholas-amendolare Is it possible that overfishing, super germs, and global warming are all caused by the same thing? In 1968, a man named Garrett Hardin sat down to write an essay about overpopulation. Within it, he discovered a pattern of human behavior that explains some of […]

Dear Jeff Bezos: What are you going to do with all that money? | Jeffrey Sachs

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 Jeffrey Sachs: One of the astounding facts of our time is the gusher of wealth going to the very top; of the wealth distribution in the world. It’s mind-boggling. Mind-boggling to think about Jeff Bezos, for example, with a net worth—personally, […]

3 Ways We Could Transform the Future of Food

This video was sponsored by Google Science Fair. Enter the 2018 Google Science Fair at https://bit.ly/2DtDi05 and check out their YouTube page at https://www.youtube.com/user/GoogleScienceFair/featured. See official rules for full details: https://bit.ly/2MNOggg As the population grows, the demand for food is only going to increase, but luckily, scientists are already working to solve this problem. Hosted […]

10 Weird Products That Only Exist in Japan

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Emprender e Innovar en America Latina | Daniel Wainmann | TEDxQuito

Daniel comparte su experiencia en America Latina sobre el emprendimiento y la innovación, y como los mercados en Latam, como Ecuador, son el laboratorio idóneo para crear Emprendedor, inversionista angel, mentor y apasionado del emprendimiento e innovación, Daniel creó y participó en emprendimientos y proyectos tecnológicos con repercusión a nivel nacional e internacional, Chevystar, Waze […]

Participation ciudadana y democracia | Juan Francisco Trujillo | TEDxQuito

Juan Francisco nos presenta un proyecto con el que las nuevas generaciones pueden tomar acción sobre la democracia en su país, informarse, participar y tener un impacto positivo en los procesos electorales de la region Máster en Comunicación Política y Liderazgo Democrático de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Actualmente desarrolla su trabajo en sociedad civil […]

How to spot high-conflict people before it’s too late | Bill Eddy

Here’s a fast fact about high-conflict people: life is better when you avoid them. Bill Eddy, mediation expert and president of the High Conflict Institute, describes them not only as difficult but also potentially dangerous. So how can we avoid becoming a target in their path of destruction? First, you have to be able to […]

Why Do We Need a 23 Million Digit Prime Number?

Finding the biggest prime number might not only have applications in computing, it could also win you some serious money. Here’s how. The ‘Ham Sandwich Theorem’ Will Change How You See the Universe… Seriously – https://youtu.be/uhNqEs7vDGg Read More: How a FedEx employee discovered the world’s largest prime number https://www.popsci.com/worlds-largest-prime-number-discovered “Pace first became interested in searching […]

The Oldest Known Animal May Be a Weird, Fleshy Oval | SciShow News

Dickinsonia might be the oldest known member of the animal kingdom, and the origin of birdsongs from the syrinx might be a little less mysterious. Hosted by: Stefan Chin 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 go to the […]

Why Kavanaugh’s accusers can’t remember everything

We expect Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh’s other accusers to perfectly remember the details of what happened to them. But that’s not how memory works, and fixating on the gaps in victims’ memories makes it harder for us to take credible allegations seriously. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO In the weeks since Prof. Christine […]

The Singularity of Being | Anuraag Dhoundeyal | TEDxDSBInternationalSchool

Anuraag Dhoundeyal shares his journey of exploring “Mysticism” in India through music. According to him, mysticism is a vast, limitless ocean of truth. Sailing on his boat of life experiences, Anuraag brings us, from the ocean, a barrelful of his own meaning of these ancient philosophies. The essence of it all for him, he says, […]

The solution lies within the community | DIANA JOSEPH | TEDxNitteDU

“Look before you Lead- a simple formula to involve the people in a community in solving its problem” What makes a society problem free?How can we solve issues that pull us back as a community? Diana Joseph says that it is through complete involvement of the society at all levels that we can solve problems […]

A love letter to realism in a time of grief | Mark Pollock and Simone George

When faced with life’s toughest circumstances, how should we respond: as an optimist, a realist or something else? In an unforgettable talk, explorer Mark Pollock and human rights lawyer Simone George explore the tension between acceptance and hope in times of grief — and share the groundbreaking work they’re undertaking to cure paralysis. Check out […]

Are We Living in a Black Hole?

Subscribe to ScienceToday: http://goo.gl/dgHQSp Our universe may reside within a vast, black hole. Follow ScienceToday here: * 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 such as criticism, commenting, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. – […]

The death of democracy? Why unintelligent protest may wreck society

Evolutionary biologist Heather Heying rose to prominence as a member of the Intellectual Dark Web after she and her husband, Professor Bret Weinstein, spoke out against a planned “Day of Absence” at Evergreen State College, where white students, staff and teachers would vacate campus and only minority students would remain. Their opposition to the event […]

The “End of History” Illusion – Bence Nanay

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-end-of-history-illusion-bence-nanay Time and time again, we’ve failed to predict that the technologies of the present will change the future. Recently, a similar pattern was discovered in our individual lives: we’re unable to predict change in ourselves. But is there anything wrong with assuming that who we […]

How Pfizer is supporting SDG #3: Good Health and Well-being

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are a set of 17 directives to be completed by a 2030 deadline, with the aim of significantly improving quality of life for all people on Earth. Pfizer’s commitment to the UN’s SDG #3, Good Health and Well-being, is exemplified by its mission to improve global health through […]

Discussion, Is There Tech Stasis? – Computerphile

Have we hit pause on progress? Talking “Tech Stasis” with Science and Tech journalist Charles Arthur. More about Charles from his blog, The Overspill : https://bit.ly/2In5uAy How to Choose a Password: https://youtu.be/3NjQ9b3pgIg What Happens when I press a Key?: https://youtu.be/ewE8b7zzej0 https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science […]

Pieniądz jako kapitał intelektualny | Alojzy Nowak | TEDxUniversityofWarsaw

Czym tak naprawdę jest pieniądz? Czy w dzisiejszych czasach faktycznie istnieje, czy jest jedynie umownym zapisem? Jaki przełom w systemie monetarnym dokonał się w 1972 roku za sprawą Prezydenta USA Richarda Nixona? Na te pytania w swoim wystąpieniu odpowie profesor Alojzy Nowak, dziekan Wydziału Zarządzania Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego oraz członek Narodowej Rady Rozwoju powołanej przez Prezydenta […]

Building a Better Mental Health Culture for Men of Color | Lorenzo Lewis | TEDxPointParkUniversity

Statistics show that men often feel their masculinity is threatened if they come forward with mental health issues and for men of color it is even more difficult to admit are struggling emotionally. Lorenzo P. Lewis discusses how offering mental health services for men of color in the safety of a barber shop not only […]

50 AMAZING Facts to Blow Your Mind! #105

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Let’s launch a satellite to track a threatening greenhouse gas | Fred Krupp

When we talk about greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide gets the most attention — but methane, which often escapes unseen from pipes and wells, has a far greater immediate impact on global warming. Environmentalist Fred Krupp has an idea to fix the problem: launch a satellite that tracks global methane emissions, and openly share the data […]

The Pi Song (Memorize 100 Digits Of π)

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Why victimhood is attractive to white men, religions, and other majority groups | Bill Doherty

Just saying the words ‘identity politics’ can cause an orchestra of eye rolls, but historically these tribal movements have been a net good for the country, helping to elevate marginalized groups such as African Americans, women in the workforce and LGBTQ people. However, there’s an unhealthy trend emerging, says Professor Bill Doherty. You can somehow […]

What Would Happen If Earth Lost Its Gravitational Field? (Part 2 of 3)

Earth’s gravitational field is anything but even. It’s lumpy and changes depending on where you are. But what would happen if we lost it all together? Part 1 of 3 – https://youtu.be/g9_PdtL627k Part 3 of 3 – Coming Soon! Read More: Gravity mysteries: Why is gravity so weak? https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg20227122-900-gravity-mysteries-why-is-gravity-so-weak “Gravity is a real weakling – […]

Hare Hair & Fuzzy Bunnies | SciShow Talk Show

Dr. Scott Mills joins Hank to talk about studying color changing fur and evolutionary conservation. Scott and graduate student Lindsey Barnard bring a snowshoe hare and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings two Netherland Dwarf rabbits. Scott’s Website: http://www.umt.edu/research/millslab/ Animal Wonders: https://www.youtube.com/animalwondersmontana Hosted by: Hank Green Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! […]

How does your immune system work? – Emma Bryce

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-does-the-immune-system-work-emma-bryce The immune system is a vast network of cells, tissues, and organs that coordinate your body’s defenses against any threats to your health. Without it, you’d be exposed to billions of bacteria, viruses, and toxins that could make something as minor as a paper cut […]

Career advice from the “Edison of medicine” | MIT’s Robert Langer

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 Robert Langer: I do advise my students to be broad and open-minded in their thinking when it comes to careers. I mean basically what you want is somebody to have a great career and to be happy; and so my advice […]

Women Harassment:Who should be blamed? | Anuja Trehan Kapur | TEDxLawrenceRoad

Women Harassment and rapes have quite evidently increased in the country and it is a serious issue which cannot be neglected.Anuja Trehan Kapur discusses how the problem of women harassment can be cured by enlighting men on priority basis and not just blaming women for the same. Anuja Trehan Kapur is a Criminal Psychologist who […]

Simplicity is the key to Happiness | Randeep Singh Kohli | TEDxLawrenceRoad

As a species, humans are pretty dissatisfied with ourselves and are engaged in boasting around and showoffs.Trying to find happiness is exhausting for some people and keep on bragging about materialistic things.Randeep Singh Kohli, the Grandson of Former PM Manmohan Singh, Director of World Book Records,Australia and President of World Book of Records,Punjab believes that […]

Many Things You Never Knew About Money and Game Shows! – Mental Floss Scatterbrained

Today, we’re talking all about money! First, we have a short story about Peter the Eagle, who lived in a U.S. Mint. Then we answer the question: why do some coins have ridges on them? We learn some behind-the-scenes secrets of game shows. Get your free credit score card today! https://www.discover.com/free-credit-score?&cmpgnid=dp-dbr-inet-scorecard-content&dfaid=1 Subscribe for new episodes […]

Cannon Shock Waves in Ultra Slow Motion – Smarter Every Day 200

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3 ways businesses can fight sex trafficking | Nikki Clifton

Sex buying doesn’t just happen late at night on street corners in the shady part of town — it also happens online, in the middle of the workday, using company equipment and resources. With this problem comes an opportunity, says attorney Nikki Clifton, because it means that the business community is in a unique position […]

How marketers target your nose

The quiet but powerful industry of scent branding. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Marketing is constantly begging for our attention. We’re surrounded by lights, photos, and countless advertisements everywhere we go. The constant traffic in our vision is effective, but there’s another form of marketing that’s almost too subtle to detect, and yet research has […]

The tragic myth of Orpheus and Eurydice – Brendan Pelsue

Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-tragic-myth-of-orpheus-and-eurydice-brendan-pelsue The marriage of Orpheus, the greatest of all poets and musicians, to Eurydice, a wood nymph, was heralded as the perfect union. Anyone could tell the couple was deeply in love. So when their wedding ceremony ended in Eurydice’s untimely death, Orpheus had no choice […]