3 scientists school flat Earthers on the evidence | Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye, Michelle Thaller

3 scientists school flat Earthers on the evidence 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 ———————————————————————————- Despite centuries of evidence proving otherwise, there is an alarming number of people around the world who genuinely believe that the earth is flat. Bill Nye […]

Vaccinarci per il Covid? Perché e cosa ci aspetta | Giuseppe Remuzzi | TEDxLegnano

Come avremmo affrontato la pandemia se ci avesse colpiti solo 20 anni fa? E quali sono state le risposte della scienza per combattere il Covid-19? Il professor Giuseppe Remuzzi, direttore dell’Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, ci spiega perché la ricerca è andata oltre ogni più ottimistico limite. Dal lavoro solerte dei medici di tutto […]

How to be fearless? | Dr. Gurjot Kaur | TEDxShooliniUniversity

Dr. Gurjot Kaur is working as an Associate Professor at the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Shoolini University. She is a toxicologist by training, and an environmentalist by passion. She is currently working at Shoolini University and holds a Post-Doctorate from the University of Konstanz, Germany. While she is passionate about many things in life including […]

CREEPYPASTA – The Ancient Dead

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Penn Jillette: The year that broke America’s illusions | Big Think Edge

Penn Jillette: The Year That Broke Our Illusions Moderated by Victoria Montgomery-Brown, co-founder and CEO of Big Think ———————————————————————————- The year 2020 will go down in history as one that shook our inner and outer worlds. In this Big Think Live session, magician, author, and cultural critic Penn Jillette will discuss the giant upheavals of […]

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 […]

A day in the life of an Ancient Greek oracle – Mark Robinson

Follow Aristonike, an Oracle-in-training in Delphi, as she studies to become the Pythia and communicate Apollo’s will and prophecies. — As the sun rises over Delphi in 500 BCE, Aristonike hurries to the temple of Apollo where a single oracle known as the Pythia communicates Apollo’s will. Reserved only for women, this is the most […]

Navy SEALs: How to build a warrior mindset | Big Think

Navy SEALs: How to build a warrior mindset | Big Think 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 fact that U.S. Navy SEALs endure very rigorous training before entering the field is common knowledge, but just what happens at those […]

Rethinking the labor force | Yumiko Nishi | TEDxEDHECBusinessSchool

Yumiko through her experience in life explains how change is the most constant thing in the world and how fast things evolve. She gives an empowering message to the future generations joining the business world. Change is the constant thing in the world and how fast things are chaning and what messege or support we […]

HOW TO ACTIVATE COURAGE | Shanita Liu | TEDxQueensVillage

Talk: Where do you find courage? From within. Life coach Shanita Liu shows you how to activate courage in an interactive way so that you can access your courage, keep it alive, and utilize it whenever you need to. About: Shanita Liu, MPA, CPC is a first-generation Indo-Caribbean American born and raised in Queens, New […]

The future diagnostic lab … inside your body | Aaron Morris

Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. We need an inside-out approach to how we diagnose disease, says immuno-engineer and TED Fellow Aaron Morris. Introducing cutting-edge medical research, he unveils implantable technology that gives real-time, continuous analysis of a patient’s health at the molecular level. “We’re creating a diagnostic lab inside […]

The world’s last turntable ferry has a really clever design

In Glenelg, on the west coast of Scotland, there’s the Skye Ferry: the last turntable ferry in the world. And the reason for that turntable is a lot more clever than I initially thought. Thanks to all the team at the Skye Ferry! https://skyeferry.co.uk Editor: Michelle Martin (@mrsmmartin) Graphics: William Marler https://wmad.co.uk Location fixer: Vikki […]

The World’s First “Living” Robots Just Got an Upgrade, Meet Xenobot 2.0

In 2020, the world saw its first glimpse of a living robot that could move, self-heal, and work with other bots to meet a common goal. But all these features have gotten a massive upgrade including…memory—meet Xenobot 2.0. » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com In […]

3 wonders of the universe, explained | Michelle Thaller | Big Think

3 wonders of the universe, 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 ———————————————————————————- Most people have seen atoms illustrated in textbooks and know about the Big Bang and the speed of light, but there is a good chance what you think […]

Learn the Netflix model of high-performing teams | Erin Meyer | Big Think

Learn the Netflix model of high-performing teams | Erin Meyer | Big Think 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 ———————————————————————————- There are numerous strategies for building and maintaining a high-performing team, but unfortunately, they are not plug-and-play. What works for some […]

What Fake Fragrances Teach Us About Sustainability

Humans love to make perfumes and fragrances from the weirdest sources, And to protect those sources, we sometimes come up with synthetic alternatives….which then create their own sets of environmental problems. Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow by becoming a […]

Playful, wondrous public spaces built for community and possibility | Matthew Mazzotta

Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. Introducing a new type of public space, custom-fit for communities in need of a shot of hope and wonder. Artist and TED Fellow Matthew Mazzotta takes us across the US, sharing delightful projects that refresh space and place, spark collective conversation and reignite a […]

Psychedelics: The scientific renaissance of mind-altering drugs | Sam Harris, Michael Pollan & more

Psychedelics: The scientific renaissance of mind-altering drugs 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 ———————————————————————————- Having been repressed in the 1960s for their ties to the counterculture, psychedelics are currently experiencing a scientific resurgence. In this video, Michael Pollan, Sam Harris, Jason […]

Immortality: Can we upload human consciousness? | Michio Kaku, Michael Shermer & more | Big Think

Immortality: Can we upload human consciousness? 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 ———————————————————————————- Technology has evolved to a point where humans have overridden natural selection. So what will our species become? Immortal interstellar travelers, perhaps. Scientists are currently mapping the human […]

Could You be a Psychopath? (Psychopaths Explained)

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Skepticism: Why critical thinking makes you smarter | Bill Nye, Derren Brown & more | Big Think

Skepticism: Why critical thinking makes you smarter 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 ———————————————————————————- It’s not always easy to tell the difference between objective truth and what we believe to be true. Separating facts from opinions, according to skeptic Michael Shermer, […]

The area when two circles square off

Can you solve for the area of the square and the length of the tangent line? Special thanks this month to Fiona Harper, Kyle, Mike Robertson, Michael Anvari, Robert Zarnke. Thanks to all supporters on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/mindyourdecisions Adapted from a puzzle by Twitter @Cshearer41 (Catriona Agg) A semicircle and quarter circle inside a square. How […]

Is DeepFake Really All That? – Computerphile

How much of a problem is DeepFake, the ability to swap people’s faces around? Dr Mike Pound decided to try it with colleague Dr Steve Bagley. 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 […]

Why Must We More Creatively Imagine Our Climate Futures? | Terry Harpold | TEDxUF

Terry Harpold, Ph.D, describes works of art, myth, and fiction that open us to the vital connectivity between our observations of the natural world and the products of our creative imagination. Our responses to climate crisis in the coming century, he proposes, must go beyond practical solutions, however essential they will be. We must also […]

Никогда не поздно познакомиться с театром | Татьяна Самойлова | TEDxEkaterinburg

Уже несколько десятилетий Татьяна привозит в столицу Урала самые крутые театральные постановки. В выступлении она расскажет как развить в себе любовь к этому виду искусства. Начать ходить в театр никогда не поздно. Директор Арт-холдинга «Ангажемент» This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. […]

Refining Self Through Service | Sly James | TEDxKUEdwards

Sylvester “Sly” James, Jr. served as Mayor of Kansas City, Missouri from 2011-2019. During his tenure, Kansas City enjoyed a renaissance boasting nationally recognized successes in modern transportation development – from a new streetcar to a new, single terminal airport – third grade reading initiatives, SMART city technology deployment and adoption of a 20-year infrastructure […]

Are We Getting Dummer? | Jeff Stibel | TEDxTufts

Why are our brains shrinking? In answering that question, Jeff Stibel shares the story of how an offhand question from his friend and mentor Kobe Bryant turned into one of his most formative research experiences. In his talk, Jeff shares the lessons he learned along his journey about approaching tough challenges, finding resilience, and about […]

The multibillion-dollar US prison industry — and how to dismantle it | Bianca Tylek

Visit http://TED.com/shapeyourfuture to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. A phone call to a US prison or jail can cost up to a dollar per minute — a rate that forces one in three families with incarcerated loved ones into debt. In this searing talk about mass incarceration, criminal justice advocate and TED […]

5 domande per capire se fidarti di un influencer | Francesco Oggiano | TEDxPadovaSalon

In Italia sempre di più l’agenda politica viene dettata dai Creators con milioni di followers. I Creators non danno una visione totalizzante del mondo come quella che davano i partiti, sinistra, destra e così via, ma si esprimono su temi precisi, chirurgici: immigrazione, unioni civili, antirazzismo, ambientalismo, gender gap e così via. Ora, è un […]

How to build a Unique, Personalized and Immortal Brand | Omi Gupta | TEDxSHUATSStudio

He is a founder and CEO of a company which is a branding and marketing which help startups in giving end to end solution to them in branding and marketing so that their life becomes easy and they can focus more on increasing the quality of their product and services. He is a founder and […]

How COVID-19 transformed the future of medicine | Daniel Kraft

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The pandemic forced the world to work together like never before and, with unprecedented speed, bore a new age of health and medical innovation. Physician-scientist Daniel Kraft explains how breakthroughs and advancements like AI-infused antiviral discoveries and laboratory-level […]

Why Scientists Might Drop the 14-Day Limit on Human Embryo Research

Scientists are currently limited to stopping human embryo growth at 14 days, but now, the International Society for Stem Cell Research wants to rethink that limit. What now? » Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker » Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/ElementsPlaylist » Visit our shop at http://shop.seeker.com The internationally recognized limit for how long a human embryo can […]

Do You Need a Copper Pot?

To discover more about Nature’s Fynd, visit https://naturesfynd.com. To learn about their remarkable nutritional fungi protein and fermentation process, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sodONlWRiE0. Some chefs swear by copper pots and pans, but they are much more expensive than other materials. Are they worth it? Well, it all comes down to electrons! Hosted by: Stefan Chin SciShow has […]

Why do we have hair in such random places? – Nina G. Jablonski

Discover how humans lost their fur as they evolved from primates, and why we still have hair on our bodies. — We have lots in common with our closest primate relatives. But comparatively, humans seem a bit… underdressed. Instead of thick fur covering our bodies, many of us mainly have hair on top of our […]

Planing Sequences (Le Rabot) – Numberphile

Featuring Neil Sloane from the OEIS – and his carpenter’s plane. Mandelbrot papers offer: https://www.patreon.com/posts/52011294 More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ More Neil Sloane videos: http://bit.ly/Sloane_Numberphile The OEIS: https://oeis.org Discuss this video on Brady’s subreddit: https://redd.it/nrba65 Numberphile is supported by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI): http://bit.ly/MSRINumberphile We are also supported by […]

Fulfilling the Promise of the Land Grant University | Kip Curtis | TEDxOhioStateUniversity

How does one achieve social justice? In his talk, Kip Curtis explains how land grants can lead the way to justice and empowerment in the 21st century. Kip Curtis is an Associate Professor of Environmental History in the Ohio State University’s Department of History and a 2020/2021 Faculty Fellow in the University Office of Outreach […]

Kiss your brain: The science of gratitude | Christina Costa | TEDxUofM

Psychology instructor and researcher Christina Costa was working on her PhD when she was referred to get an MRI and discovered a large brain tumor in her right temporal lobe that was later diagnosed as grade 3 Anaplastic Astrocytoma. In this talk, Christina connects her experience of living with brain cancer to her field of […]