Elder abuse can happen to anyone, even your parents. How to prevent it. | Jane Walsh | TEDxMileHigh

Elder crime is shockingly prevalent: one in ten adults over 60 will be abused in their lifetime. It could be physical abuse, emotional abuse, sexual abuse, or neglect. Often at the hands of family members. Every day, seniors fall prey to fraud & financial abuse. They’ve spent decades carefully saving, only to have their nest […]

A Problem with Rectangles – Numberphile

Featuring Tom Crawford and an Oxford Admissions Question… Check out Brilliant (get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) Extra footage: https://youtu.be/IGiBTK3EtLs More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ More Tom videos on Numberphile: http://bit.ly/Crawford_Videos Tom on the Numberphile Podcast: https://youtu.be/_HwKGncsGo0 Tom Crawford’s website, with links to his work and other outreach: https://tomrocksmaths.com […]

We need to talk about shame | Brené Brown

Watch the full talk: https://tedtalks.social/vulnerability A clip from Brené Brown’s TED Talk “Listening to shame” from TED2012. Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, humanity and vulnerability shine through every word. The TED Talks […]

What the NEW black hole discovery tells us!

Astronomers have seen light from BEHIND a black hole for the first time. I explained the discovery and results to my editor, Levi. Congrats to D. Wilkins and the astronomy team! Tap dat Patreon → https://www.patreon.com/physicsgirl Special thank you to our X-Ray tier patrons: Carlos Patricio, David Cichowski, Eddie Sabbah, Fabrice Eap, Gil Chesterton, Isabel […]

Simple math problem divides the internet, again!

What is 2 + 2×4 = ? Many people are having arguments about this problem. It’s time for the order of operations to save the day, again! #shorts BuzzFeed Math Problem Viral on Twitter https://www.buzzfeed.com/kristatorres/math-problem-twitter Claudius on Twitter idek what stresses me out more, the fact that 26% somehow got 13 or the fact that […]

How a Nuclear Submarine Punches Through Arctic Ice (Final Deep Dive Video) – Smarter Every Day 260

Get Thunder Below + full access to the Plus Catalog for free when you try Audible for 30 days https://www.audible.com/smarter or TXT smarter to 500500 ⇊ Click below for more links! ⇊ Click here if you’re interested in subscribing: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2SED ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION How I Boarded A US NAVY NUCLEAR SUBMARINE in the Arctic […]

Farming Evolved: Agriculture Through A different Lens | Seth Watkins | TEDxDesMoines

Sustainable agriculture. Seth Watkins is a fourth-generation steward of his family’s farm, called Pinhook Farm, near Clarinda, Iowa. Seth is passionate about stewardship of land and natural resources (especially water quality and the restoration of prairie, woodlands, and riparian corridors) and producing an equitable food system. By using and teaching conservation practices, Seth promotes healthy […]

O poder transformador das mulheres do Brasil | Luiza Helena Trajano | TEDxSaoPaulo

Luiza Helena Trajano fala sobre o trabalho do Grupo Mulheres do Brasil para transformar a vida de milhões de brasileiras. Luiza Helena Trajano é presidente do Conselho de Administração do Magazine Luiza. Foi responsável pelo salto de inovação e crescimento que colocou o Magazine Luiza entre as maiores varejistas do Brasil. Também atua como Conselheira […]

The Hardest Problem in Type Theory – Computerphile

Equality sounds a straightforward idea, but there are subtle problems in theoretical computer science. Professor Thorsten Altenkirch explains how his late friend Martin Hofmann solved one of the biggest problems. More of Thorsten on Type Theory: https://bit.ly/C_Thor_playlist Thorsten’s paper dedicated to Martin: https://bit.ly/C_Thor_Paper https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean […]

THE AMERICAN DREAM – The Zhang Clan Odyssey on Gold Mountain | Raymond Chong | TEDxColeParkStudio

Raymond Douglas Chong (Zhang Weiming) tells an epic saga of the Zhang Clan from Kaiping at Jiangmen in Guangdong of China, from 1849 to now, 172 years, seven generations of sojourners and pioneers, on Gold Mountain (America). He tells their stories: the miner during the California Gold Rush; the worker on the First Transcontinental Railroad, […]

Cuando entiendes el amor propio | Fernanda Rangel | TEDxYouth@VenturaPuente

¿Cuándo fue la última vez que te dijiste “te amo”? A veces buscamos amor interno en cosas externas y Fer nos habla de ello. Fernanda Rangel tiene 22 años. Es creadora de contenido y coach de ejercicio. Le apasiona y cree que siempre trata de recalcar en sus redes sociales el tema del amor propio […]

Why aren’t there more Native American restaurants? | Sean Sherman

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. When you think of North American cuisine, do Indigenous foods come to mind? Chef Sean Sherman serves up an essential history lesson that explains the absence of Native American culinary traditions across the continent, highlighting why revitalizing Indigenous […]

The Simplest Math Problem No One Can Solve

The Collatz Conjecture is the simplest math problem no one can solve — it is easy enough for almost anyone to understand but notoriously difficult to solve. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 200 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium get 20% off a yearly subscription. Special thanks to Prof. Alex Kontorovich for […]

Why the US Army tried to exterminate the bison

And then took credit for “saving” them. Subscribe and turn on notifications (🔔) so you don’t miss any videos: http://goo.gl/0bsAjO In 1894, a notorious poacher, Ed Howell, was caught in Yellowstone National Park slaughtering bison, which were on the brink of extinction. US Army soldiers patrolling the park brought him into custody, and the story […]

Wild horses: a world of death threats, bureaucracy, and controversy | Anna Coburn | TEDxMileHigh

It’s the biggest debate you’ve never heard about: wild horse management. Are they treasured American mascots and symbols of our rugged pioneer past? Or are they nuisance animals that gobble up natural resources and degrade the landscape? In this hilarious & heartwarming talk, “Wildish” Producer Anna Coburn wonders how we should navigate our messy, polarized […]

How To Survive Poison

Start speaking a new language in 3 weeks with Babbel 🎉. Get up to 65% OFF ➡️ Here: https://go.babbel.com/12m65-youtube-minuteearth-july-2021/default It’s not just how much you take in; it’s how fast your body can purge it. LEARN MORE ************** To learn more about this topic, start your googling with these keywords: Poison: A substance that is […]

Iceland’s superpowered underground volcanoes – Jean-Baptiste P. Koehl

Explore how geothermal energy— the heat in the Earth’s crust— is being used to create renewable electricity and power. — While the weather in Iceland is often cold, wet, and windy, a nearly endless supply of heat bubbles away below the surface. In fact, almost every building in the country is heated by geothermal energy […]

Gai Waak: Made in Belfast. Made with Purpose. | Eileen Chan Hu | TEDxStormontStudio

Eileen Chan-Hu in her talk explores the concept Gai Waak (plan and purpose). She shares her diverse perspective of living and growing up as a second generation Chinese in Northern Ireland, making a plan and discovering purpose in life. Eileen is CEO and founder of CRAICNI, an award-winning training and educational social enterprise company which […]

Why we’re more honest with machines than people | Anne Scherer

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. For a genuine conversation, consider talking to a robot; the less humanized, the better. Consumer researcher Anne Scherer shares her findings on why some machines get us to open up better than actual people, revealing fascinating insights about […]

5 Robots You Can Hug

Developers are working to make softer, squishier robots that are flexible enough to maneuver in extreme environments, including inside the human body! Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Huge thanks go to […]

Usare i Social per fare la differenza | Marta De Vivo | TEDxMestreSalon

In questo appassionato talk, la giovane veneziana Marta De Vivo ci presenta la forza della sua generazione, la “Gen Z”: nata in un periodo delicato e che sta lottando attraverso i social network per affermarsi e portare nel mondo un cambiamento necessario. La velocità e la fruibilità dei social ha permesso la nascita di un […]

The emotions behind your money habits | Robert A. Belle

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Your money habits reveal a lot about you: your hopes, fears, dreams and other deep personal truths you may not even be aware of, says accountant Robert A. Belle. He shares how taking stock of your transaction history […]

Why can’t we sleep?

Most of us aren’t getting enough sleep. But whether you struggle to fall and stay asleep or because you decide sleep is the first thing you can cut out to make time for other things, we all underestimate the power of a good night’s rest. Glad You Asked host Christophe Haubursin wants to know why […]

Do I Want Kids?

Glad You Asked host Cleo Abram is pretty sure she wants kids, but doesn’t feel like she has enough information to truly understand the impact of that decision. She’s not alone – even though the majority of American women do decide to have children, the number of births in the United States has been creeping […]

Boeing’s Historic Starliner Capsule Is Heading Back to the ISS

On July 30, 2021, Boeing’s Starliner Crew Capsule is scheduled to launch to the ISS. If all goes well, this uncrewed mission will pave the way for crewed missions later this year…and prove that Boeing and NASA have what it takes to reinvent commercial human spaceflight. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker (then hit the little […]

7 dimensions of depression, explained | Daniel Goleman, Pete Holmes & more | Big Think

7 dimensions of depression, explained Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Learn skills from the world’s top minds at Big Think Edge: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- According to the World Health Organization, more than 264 million people suffer from depression. It is the leading cause of disability and, at its worst, can lead to suicide. […]

A test question that stumped many students!

A version of this problem was asked in India. Can you figure it out? Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 Send me suggestions by email (address at end of many videos). I may not reply but I do consider all ideas! If you buy from the links below I may receive a commission for sales. (As an Amazon Associate […]

The ElseSpace… a talk for anyone who has ever felt unwell | Maria Guarino | TEDxAmherst

Humans are uncomfortable with illness and disability. Maria Guarino has introduced a space for us to explore our illnesses and disabilities called the ElseSpace. This is a space where binaries like “well” and “unwell” do not exist and a place where it is okay to not be okay. Maria is a teacher and advisor at […]

These Baby Shrimp Really Pack a Punch!

This episode is sponsored by Terra Mater, a Youtube channel for anyone interested in nature and exploring more of our planet. Head to their channel to watch some jaw-dropping wildlife footage! https://www.youtube.com/c/TerraMaterOfficial?sub_confirmation=1 Many species of mantis shrimp rely on their incredible punching abilities to stun their prey. But it turns out they don’t have to […]

Venom spurs, duck bills and spiky penises: A year in the life a platypus – Gilad Bino

Trace a year in the life of a platypus, and explore how the animal’s unique adaptations ensure its survival. — Waddling along the parched Australian earth, a female platypus is searching for fresh water. Over the past year, a severe drought turned rivers and streams to mere trickles. She barely survived and was unable to […]

Tips for reclaiming your peace of mind online | Naomi Shimada

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. To post or not to post? The real question is: How do you feel about it? Author Naomi Shimada reflects on the anxiety-inducing aspects of social media, sharing advice on how to step back from the shame, optics […]