We use algorithms every day for things like image searches, predictive text, and securing sensitive data. Algorithms show up all over nature, too, in places like your immune system and schools of fish, and computer scientists have learned a lot from studying them. Here are four ways our technology has improved thanks to algorithms we […]
Is religion still shaping our politics? And has its decline led to a wider search for meaning in public life? With Elizabeth Oldfield from think tank Theos.
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If we want to become a functioning human being, we need to have cells grow and replicate. In the final episode of this Human season, Patrick will explain the cell cycle and why we aren’t just clones of our parents. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Human! http://bit.ly/HUMANplaylist » Visit our shop at […]
Is it really true that we all live in our own echo chambers? With Sílvia Majó-Vázquez.
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Genius Is Not about Excelling at Something—It’s about Doing Things Differently Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- We want our surgeons to be excellent. We want our classical music performers to be excellent. But do we really want excellence everywhere? This is the provocative […]
Three of the world’s leading thinkers give their take on how big political and societal change happens. With Doris Kearns Goodwin, Cass Sunstein & Roberto Unger.
Nicole Eisenberg has seen first hand the challenges women face trying to enter male dominated professions. Unlike the broader healthcare environment, surgical specialties often remain closed off and women trying to enter them are often subject to unique pressures, harassment, and discrimination. In sharing her experiences, Nicole encourages women to push back against challenging institutional policies […]
La cei 8 ani ai săi, Robert ne inspiră și ne amintește că joaca înseamnă învățare și că orice loc e bun pentru învățare. Și-a găsit vocea înăuntrul propriului sistem și a inimii sale, unde ar trebui să o căutăm și noi. Prin acest discurs, ne încurajează să ne depășim limitele pentru a face lumea […]
Latika Nath is a conservational ecologist and a wildlife photographer. She was awarded the title of ‘The Tiger Princess’ by National Geographic in 2001 which featured her work. She is the first woman biologist in India with a doctorate on tigers. She has spent over twenty-five years working for the conservation of cats. She is […]
Some potentially good news on the COVID-19 treatment front: Thanks to a technique that’s more than a century old, recovered COVID-19 patients may be in a position to help the rest of us — with their blood plasma. Hosted by: Hank Green COVID-19 playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47 SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check […]
Klemens Rahardja is an entrepreneur, having founded numerous platforms such as The Entrepreneurs Society, HelloGram and BPI Groups. The Entrepreneurs Society caters for the growing market of aspiring young entrepreneurs in our country, by providing a platform for them to gather and professional guidance to prosper. The title of his talk is “The 3 Essences […]
The talk is about Aarohi’s round the world mission on an ultra light aircraft, describing her journey, hardship and how she achieved her dream. At age 23, she became the first woman in the world to cross the Atlantic Ocean solo in a LSA. Aarohi launched the world’s first all-woman team to circumnavigate the Earth […]
Anger is all the rage in our politics, but is anger itself the problem? With Claire Fox.
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Privacy isn’t dead, but face surveillance technology might kill it, says civil rights advocate Kade Crockford. In an eye-opening talk, Kade outlines the startling reasons why this invasive technology — powered by often-flawed facial recognition databases that track […]
NOTE FROM TED: TEDx events are independently organized by volunteers. The guidelines we give TEDx organizers are described in more detail here: http://storage.ted.com/tedx/manuals/tedx_content_guidelines.pdf When thinking of artificial exoskeletons, images of bulky complicated machines often come to mind. But Sofie Woge shows us a minimalistic, wearable and commercially viable version of this kind of technology. Sofie […]
The Trapper Keeper was a well designed binder and folder system that could organize up to six subjects worth of school materials. But Trapper Keepers didn’t work their way into the hearts of America’s youth with angled pockets or intelligent modular design. From Lisa Frank covers to the stickers and doodles students added on their […]
Is the centre ground of British politics really dead, or could it make a comeback? And what does the ‘centre’ even mean these days? With political sociologist Paula Surridge.
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Remy Buser holds a MSc in Chemistry form EPFL and a PhD in Biochemistry from ETH Zurich. He worked as a scientific advisor for the Swiss Parliament, where he advised Member of the Parliament on environmental bills. Combining politics and science, he co-founded Bloom Biorenewables Ltd, a company developing a unique alternative to petroleum from […]
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Health care workers are under more stress than ever before. How can they protect their mental health while handling new and complex pressures? TED Fellow Laurel Braitman shows how writing and sharing personal stories helps physicians, nurses, medical […]
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We review a turbulent week in UK politics, plus a new ‘theory of everything’.
What happens with a human in detention, removed of their freedom and former identity? How is it that people who were among ‘us’ suddenly become ‘them’, as if they are something alien? And how do these terms prevent us from critically examining the issue of detention? Ilvija Pūce explores the dehumanization that occurs in closed […]
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. How can we return to work without spurring a second surge of coronavirus infection? Biologist Uri Alon shares a thought-provoking strategy: four days at work followed by 10 days of lockdown, a cycle that would exploit a weakness […]
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Can a runner give you Covid-19? Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO If you want to stay totally safe from Covid-19, and eliminate the risk of either getting it or transmitting it, you have to stay home. But as the weather gets warmer, public places start to open up, and many places enter their fourth month […]
DNA is the genetic instructions that tell your body where to put each finger and how to orient the heart, but how does this process work on a cellular level? In this episode, Patrick breaks down each step of the process and explains how you end up as you are. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker […]
With Clare Farrell from Extinction Rebellion and Dr Alice Bell from 10:10 Climate Action.
Imogen Malpas is the winner of TEDxOxford 2020’s student speaker competition and currently studying at the University of Oxford. In her talk she will explore time-space synaesthesia, where people can see time as a shape, and will discuss how we can all access this mysterious, almost sci-fi world where people can taste music, smell words […]
One year to eighteen months might seem like a while to wait for a COVID-19 vaccine, but there’s a good reason finding and approving a candidate takes a whole lot of time. COVID-19 New and Updates: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsNB4peY6C6IQediwz2GzMTNvm_dMzr47 Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org […]
Introducing TED’s newest podcast: Pindrop, hosted by Saleem Reshamwala. Subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts: https://link.chtbl.com/Pindrop Let’s say you go into labor in the back of a taxi. The traffic is so bad you don’t know if you’ll make it to the hospital on time. You make the obvious call to the local radio station […]
Anatol Lieven, Professor at Georgetown University, Qatar, examines the importance of the nation state as a building block in tackling global challenges such as climate change. With no time to waste, how can we mobilise the national structures and institutions we have at our disposal to become resilient in the face of crisis and maintain […]
It’s been 120 years since Henry Cavendish measured the gravitational constant with a pair of lead balls suspended by a wire. The fundamental nature of gravity still eludes our best minds – but those secrets may be revealed by turning back to the Cavendish experiment. That steampunk contraption may even reveal the existence of extra […]
Improve the efficiency of recursive code by re-writing it to be tail recursive. Professor Graham Hutton explains. EXTRA BITS: https://youtu.be/eoi3s_4mAAc 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
Chocolate’s history starts with human sacrifice, and ends with Hershey-themed roller coasters. So, needless to say, it’s an interesting one. Napoleon, Columbus, and Marie Antoinette all play a role in the story of chocolate. But the chocolate of just a few centuries ago wasn’t anything like the chocolate we know today. Join host Justin Dodd […]
Jeremy Park in love with dance at an extremely young age, shows us the secrets dance can teach us off of the dance floor. Between his fluid and fun motions, we get a deeper look into how dance can change your life. Hailing from Raleigh, Jeremy is studying computer science with a minor in Spanish. […]
Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. By some estimates, work-related stress drains the US economy of nearly 300 billion dollars a year — and it can hurt your productivity and personal health too, says wellness advocate Rob Cooke. He shares some strategies to help […]
Ever since ‘Oumuamua was discovered in 2017, we’ve struggled to understand its identity. What is it? Where did it come from? A new study may finally bring answers to all these questions. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com In October of 2017, ‘Oumuamua, which simply […]