Has science made religion useless? | Robert Sapolsky, Reza Aslan, Pete Holmes & more | Big Think

Has science made religion useless? 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 ———————————————————————————- Science and religion (fact versus faith) are often seen as two incongruous groups. When you consider the purpose of each and the questions that they seek to answer, the […]

How Does Film ACTUALLY Work? (It’s MAGIC) [Photos and Development] – Smarter Every Day 258

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A very challenging question about fractions

Can you solve this challenging problem? Thanks to Ramesh for the suggestion! 0:00 Problem 1:18 Method 1 4:11 Method 2 (Sorry about the repost! In the previous video I had m = -1 by mistake around 3:05. I thank Andy Chen for alerting me of the typo! This is the original video: https://youtu.be/w6xul7j4t_U) Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/MindYourDecisions?sub_confirmation=1 […]

Should social media platforms censor hate speech? | Nadine Strossen | Big Think

Should social media platforms censor hate speech? Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Should social media companies censor hate speech on their platforms? Nadine Strossen, law professor and former president of the ACLU, says that while tech giants have no legal obligation to respect […]

Why Are Periodical Cicadas So … Periodical?

SciShow is supported by Brilliant.org. Go to https://Brilliant.org/SciShow to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription. Certain cicada species in North America emerge from the ground by the millions every 13 or 17 years. But why those specific intervals? Are cicadas secretly prime-number-loving mathematicians?! Hosted by: Michael Aranda SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s […]

5 DISTURBING Facts About Disney!

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How does stress affect a child’s development and academic potential? | Pamela Cantor

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- The majority of growth of the human brain happens after birth.While unrelenting stress can damage developing structures of the limbic system, calibrated challenge can positively stimulate brain growth. Teachers have an important role in assuring students […]

How bad is Exponential Growth? – Computerphile

Exponential growth is a term that’s used a lot, but our intuition can play tricks on understanding it. Dr Tim Muller takes us through some examples that demonstrate just how quickly things get out of hand. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of […]

Best Nap Ever: Rotifers Wake Up After 24,000 Years

This episode is brought to you by the song Like This — Patrick Olsen’s new single. It’s available now on all streaming services.https://streamlink.to/like-this Tiny creatures called rotifers seem to have no problem continuing their lives after waking from a refreshing 24,000-year nap. And DNA samples from goats that lived 30,000 years ago tell us a […]

Help close the relationship gap; help change the world | Joey Womack | TEDxAtlanta

Joey Womack proposes that we can all play a part in equalizing socio-economic disparities in our community by helping to close the relationship gap. Joey Womack’s passion lies in helping to equalize socio-economic disparities in communities all over the world. His goal: To positively impact 1 billion people by the year 2039. He is the […]

The best career path isn’t always a straight line | Sarah Ellis and Helen Tupper

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Conventional wisdom frames the ideal career path as a linear one — a ladder to be climbed with a single-minded focus to get to the top. Career development consultants Sarah Ellis and Helen Tupper invite you to replace […]

Des motivations qui résistent à la fatigue grâce aux neurosciences | Bernard Anselem | TEDxKedgeBS

Pourquoi certains gravissent des montagnes, alors que d’autres se découragent ou se lassent en cours de route ? Face aux efforts à fournir, il faut un désir durable qui ne s’épuise pas. Comment l’alimenter ? Connaître les lois neuronales des motivations profondes, permet de progresser en efficacité, de donner le meilleur de soi, de libérer […]

How to Create Your Own Recipe for Success | Jason Licker | TEDxUCSD

In his talk, Jason uses his cross-culture culinary experiences to demonstrate the power held inside each of us to create our own recipes for success. Jason shows how his greatest loss ultimately led to discovering his passion and how he harnessed grief into exploration. From moving to Shanghai as a pastry chef, to becoming an […]

Sometimes, the solution is right in front of you. | Julien Hodara | TEDxYouth@EIB

Julien Hodara is a world renowned business man and CEO of telecommunication company Libon. In this talk, he will address a very important issue in business : the solution. Indeed, business men often have problems and Julien explains that most of the time, the solution is very simple. Julien Hodara is the CEO of Libon: […]

From undocumented to unstoppable: How rules set me free | Daniela Pierre-Bravo | TEDxWaterStreet

It’s been a turbulent few years for the beneficiaries of DACA, a program established in 2012 to address a portion of the undocumented population that came to the US as children following multiple failed legislative efforts. In this talk, Daniela Pierre-Bravo, a former DACA recipient herself, tells a powerful success story dedicated to the 11 […]

Navigating reality: It’s all about perspective | Daniel Schmachtenberger

Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- OVERVIEW Social philosopher Daniel Schmachtenberger explains why the capacity to hold the relationships between many perspectives at once can inform our choice-making and help us navigate reality. Transperspectival thinking is useful in the abstract—like Schmachtenberger’s example of two […]

Can you trust your memory? – Sheila Marie Orfano

Explore the Rashomon effect, where individuals give significantly different but equally believable accounts of the same event. — A samurai is found dead in a quiet bamboo grove. One by one, the crime’s only known witnesses recount their version of the events. But as they each tell their tale, it becomes clear that every testimony […]

Hive mind: The good, the bad, and the viral | Sarah Rose Cavanagh | Big Think

Hive mind: The good, the bad, and the viral | Sarah Rose Cavanagh Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- The hive mind is a shared intelligence or consciousness between groups of people. It determines what we think is culturally acceptable, what we think is […]

I Support Black Mediocrity | Andre Williams | TEDxUTAustin

Andre, a senior studying International Business, supports Black mediocrity, and in his talk he tells us why we should too. Why must Black people have to be exceptional in our society for them to be respected or valued? Whether we look at the entertainment industry, criminal justice, education, and more, we see that far too […]

Shaping the World Through Children’s Television | Claire Liu | TEDxTufts

In her talk, Claire explores the impact of intentional diversity in her childhood and how it has shaped her experience working in the film and media industry. Claire Liu (she/her/hers) is a senior at Tufts double majoring in Child Study & Human Development and Classics, with a minor in Entrepreneurship. She’s excited to talk about […]

The real-life superheroes helping Syrian refugees | Feras Fayyad

Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. Society has a set of stories it tells itself about who refugees are and what they look like, says documentarian and TED Fellow Feras Fayyad. With his films, he’s on a mission to separate the facts about refugees from fiction, as a form of […]

Companies Losing 100’s of Billions – Global Chip Shortage

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Why healthy bones are about so much more than milk | Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter

Drinking calcium-rich milk strengthens your bones — but it’s not the only thing you can do for a strong and healthy skeleton. Dr. Jen Gunter digs deep into the three layers of bone to explain why they weaken as we age and shares what you can do to maintain a healthy frame for years to […]

What really happens to your body during menopause | Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter

It’s time to erase the shame and fear swirling around menopause and understand exactly what’s going on inside your body. Dr. Jen Gunter walks through the biology of this perfectly normal transition and shares some of the best things you can do — and not do — to reduce the varied and irksome symptoms of […]

Universal basic income is a brilliant idea’. Here’s why. | Yanis Varoufakis | Big Think

Universal basic income is a brilliant idea’. Here’s why. | Yanis Varoufakis Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- The welfare state is an ineffective and expensive system that hurts and targets the poor more than it helps. Universal basic income is a better alternative […]

We don’t know what a tree is (and this video won’t tell you)

Offset your carbon footprint with Wren! They’ll protect 5 extra acres of rainforest for each of the first 100 people who sign up at https://www.wren.co/join/minuteearth. It turns out that defining what is and isn’t a “tree” is way harder than it seems. LEARN MORE ************** To learn more about this topic, start your googling with […]

The school curriculum has stopped breathing. Let’s bring it back to life. | Heidi Hayes Jacobs

The school curriculum has stopped breathing. Let’s bring it back to life. 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 ———————————————————————————- The role of curriculum planners is to ensure that what students are being taught doesn’t become stale and rigid. “The minute curriculum […]

A new approach to curriculum and assessment? | RSA Events

Rethinking Education Debate II: A new approach to curriculum and assessment? In ordinary times, our exam system ensures that a third of young people finish school without the qualifications they need to progress. Now, after two years of cancelled exams, public dismay at algorithmic blindness to the true nature of student achievement, and after millions […]

Why You Always Have Room for Dessert, and Other Common Experiences Explained | Compilation

Did you know we have a whole channel dedicated to the human mind, people and interactions between people? It’s called SciShow Psych! And here is a compilation of five videos from that channel explaining some common experiences you may have wondered about before. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow […]

Virtual Reality: The Future of our Heritage | Ajit Padmanabh | TEDxNITTrichy

Mr. Ajit Padmanabh, Founder & CEO of WhoVR, a startup focused on crafting heritage experiences through the use of cutting-edge VR, explains how the wonders of the ancient world can be reanimated through the power of virtual reality. From VR-enabled tours of inaccessible temples to reliving the majesty of ancient ruins in their heyday, this […]

Why you shouldn’t worry about pooping once a day | Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter

You may have heard that you should be pooping once a day — but that’s a load of crap, says Dr. Jen Gunter. From the enzymes in your mouth to the nutrient-absorbing power of your large intestine, she journeys through the digestive tract to explain why it’s okay to poop at your own pace — […]

Why you don’t need 8 glasses of water a day | Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter

You know the old rule that you need to drink eight glasses of water every day? It’s simply a myth, says Dr. Jen Gunter. In this episode, she explains the amazing way your kidneys keep your system in balance — and how you can really tell if you’re dehydrated. Think you know how your body […]

A feminist reimagining of Kenya’s public transport | Naomi Mwaura

Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. Kenya’s minibuses — known as “matatus” — offer a convenient, affordable and colorful way for people to get around. But they also pose safety risks and accessibility issues for many of their passengers, especially women. Bringing a feminist perspective, activist and TED Fellow Naomi […]

What Are the Long-Term Effects of COVID-19?

Many people want to avoid contracting COVID, not just because of the immediate effects of the disease, but also because of the way those effects can linger. But how exactly can COVID affect different parts of your body—including your brain—even after you test negative? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » […]

Bitcoin and blockchain 101: Why the future will be decentralized | Big Think

Bitcoin and blockchain 101: Why the future will be decentralized 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 ———————————————————————————- We’ve all heard terms like Bitcoin, blockchain, and cryptocurrency being thrown around in the past few years, but what do they mean? Consider this […]

Everest Doesn’t Always Feel Like the Tallest Mountain

Mt Everest is unquestionably the highest point on earth, but it doesn’t always feel that way. Hosted by: Rose Bear Don’t Walk 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 the following Patreon supporters […]

Ugly History: The U.S. Syphilis Experiment – Susan M. Reverby

Dig into the unethical Tuskegee Syphilis Study, which spanned 40 years and lied to its participants about receiving treatment for syphilis. — Afflicting nearly 1 in 10 Americans, syphilis was ravaging the U.S. in the 1930s. Many doctors believed syphilis affected Black and white patients differently, and the Public Health Service launched an experiment to […]