Time: Do the past, present, and future exist all at once? | Big Think

Time: Do the past, present, and future exist all at once? 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 ———————————————————————————- Everything we do as living organisms is dependent, in some capacity, on time. The concept is so complex that scientists still argue whether […]

Vrem noi oare o lume fără ciorapi diferiți? | Ludmila Adamciuc | TEDxRoseValleyParkED

„Your words, attitude and actions impact my life more than my disability” Ludmila Adamciuc – Mother of an amazing little girl, diagnosed with Down Syndrome. Founder of Prietenamea (Myfriend), a platform through which she wants to teach people the acceptance and tolerance This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format […]

Robots are replacing humans… Wait, even giving this talk? | Zaid Badwan Peralta | TEDxUNAMLeón

Ingeniero mecatrónico y emprendedor reconocido internacionalmente por revistas como Forbes y Entrepreneur. Ha realizado emprendimientos, estudios e investigaciones científicas en la Universidad del Sur de California, SciencesPO en Paris y UTSA en Texas, así como tiene vinculación con Standford y el ecosistema de emprendimiento de Silicon Valley en California. Es el director general y cofundador […]

¿Quién hace las reglas? | Pablo Ricaud | TEDxUNAMLeón

Emprendedor que durante la pandemia llevó a cabo su proyecto Rising Farms, empresa de la cual es Cofundador y presidente de consejo. Nos inspirará y compartirá su gran visión, lo que lo llevó a formar parte de las 30 promesas de la revista Forbes México. Emprendedor que durante la pandemia llevó a cabo su proyecto […]

La información en la era de la Posverdad | Uriel Posada | TEDxCiudadJuarez

Uriel Posada cree que debemos saber informarnos y ser más selectivos de las noticias que consumimos. No creer en todas las noticias que encontramos sin consultar su origen. Uriel nos presenta un nuevo concepto para referirnos a estas noticias falsas. Uriel Posada es director de noticias para Univision El Paso y triple ganador del premio […]

Freeman H. Shen: A future with fewer cars | TED

What if your car could drop you off and then find parking by itself? According to electric vehicle entrepreneur Freeman H. Shen, this technology already exists. He shares his vision for a future where AI-powered electric vehicles will solve many of the problems cars currently cause, like smog, traffic congestion, accidents and, yes, endlessly circling […]

Sink or swim: How to survive waves of change in a fast-paced industry | Rita McGrath

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Why are companies like Apple on top of the world while others like Blackberry have been relegated to a minor market share? Why is Netflix king and Blockbuster extinct? Netflix spotted a strategic inflection point and […]

A guerra de 10 anos, esperança e recomeço dos refugiados da Síria | Lucia Loxca | TEDxPUCPR

Com o objetivo de inspirar, Lucia Loxca conta a sua história e como superou as dificuldades para realizar o seu sonho em outro país, longe da guerra. Ela é graduada em Arquitetura e Urbanismo pela UFPR, integrante da banda Trio Alma Síria e, também, empreende no projeto de gastronomia Yasmin Comida Árabe. Graduada em Arquitetura […]

Inspirar para transformar | Tatiana Chavarriaga Arteaga | TEDxUNAMLeón

En su charla Tatiana Chavarriaga nos contará lo que para ella significa ser emprendedora y fisioterapeuta, así como su pasión por la innovación, capacitación y mejora del entorno de la salud a través de la tecnología la llevó a ser Co-fundadora y COO de HealthPhy plataforma de fisioterapia mediante la cual ayuda de forma remota […]

Why we should all be obsessed with Peatlands. | Ireen van Dolderen | TEDxAUCollege

Ireen is an Amsterdam University College alumnus, climate activist, and peat-enthusiast.  As her understanding of the climate and ecological crisis developed during her university studies, her commitment for organising a strong climate movement grew. Towards the end of 2019, she found out about the power of peatlands in our climatological systems and joined RE-PEAT, a […]

5 Ways Overachievers Can Avoid Parental Guilt | Angel Livas | TEDxSouthLakeTahoe

Being an overachiever can be exhausting. Especially when unforeseen circumstances (like COVID-19) add unexpected pressure on parents to maintain their “high” standard for excellence on and off the clock. Best selling author and award-winning producer, Angel N. Livas, disrupts the notion that we can’t have it all. This personal testament identifies 5 simple, yet highly […]

Amir Nizar Zuabi: A theatrical journey celebrating the refugee experience | TED

In a staggering display of creativity and community, theater director Amir Nizar Zuabi introduces “The Walk”: a theatrical journey following a nine-year-old refugee girl named Amal (represented by a giant, lifelike puppet) as she makes her way from Turkey to England. Zuabi shares the bold vision behind this cultural odyssey aimed at spreading hope and […]

Why the world is going crazy—and how to win back our minds | Jamie Wheal | Big Think

Why the world is going crazy—and how to win back our minds 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 ———————————————————————————- Check Jamie Wheal’s latest book “Recapture the Rapture: Rethinking God, Sex and Death in a World That’s Lost Its Mind” at https://amzn.to/3xqeiPs […]

Why our secrets need a melody | Katie Pruitt | TEDxNashvilleSalon

We all have secrets. For Katie Pruitt, the secret she kept for most of her life was that she is gay. Raised in a conservative community, she feared revealing who she really is would cost her relationships. And when she finally decided to tell her secret, it didn’t go over very well. Talking didn’t help. […]

Cum planific eu să ajung milionar | Marius Miron | TEDxRoseValleyParkED

„How I plan to become a millionaire.” Marius Miron – founded his own show at 18 years old. Due to his civic involvement and creative spirit, Marius educates the new generation. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Community Building Through the Power of Labels | Alexandria Holder | TEDxFoggyBottom

Alexandria Holder is an LGBTQ+ military advocate and currently serves as Assistant First Sergeant in the US Airforce. In her talk, Holder discusses the impact of labels in our society and describes how “labels, at their worst, can drive divisions between us, […] but at their best, labels describe those things that connect us to […]

The power of Moore’s law: Predicting the future | Michio Kaku

Throughout this episode, you will know about the power of Moore’s law. Moore’s law attempts to predict the future of silicon chips. Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Welcome to the “Big Think” YouTube channel. Moore’s Law has been around since 1965 when Intel […]

The Growing Maker Culture | Aarav Garg | Aarav Garg | TEDxChennaiInstituteOfTechnology

Aarav is 15 years old. He is an innovator. He uses technology and makes things ranging from complex robots to a simple pocket weather station. Many of his projects have been published in prominent international magazines. He also makes tutorials on his creations so that anyone can make them. Many students all around the world […]

Steven Sharp Nelson: How to find peace with loss through music | TED

Music can act as a guide, says cellist Steven Sharp Nelson. It has the power to unlock the mind, tap into the heart and bring light in the darkest times. Take a deep breath as Nelson takes you on a melodic, meditative journey that could reconnect you with your closest loved ones — no matter […]

What is ESG investing? | John Fullerton | Big Think

What is ESG investing? Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- ESG in investing stands for environmental, social and governance. It is a set of criteria investors can use to understand the values and the future of an organization. Companies pour resources into disclosing their […]

How to find a meaningful job, or find purpose in the job you already have | Aaron Hurst | Big Think

3 ways to find a meaningful job, or find purpose in the job you already have New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Broaching the question “What is my purpose?” is daunting – it’s a grandiose idea, but research can make it a […]

Will the Right to Protest survive its migration online? | Brett Solomon | TEDxByronBay

A tectonic shift is happening as the Right to Protest struggles to move online. State-sanctioned internet shutdowns, increased surveillance, and unequal access to the internet are impacting communities all over the world. Will the Right to Protest survive? And how will this impact our ability to secure all our rights, create a just and equitable […]

Redo HipHop: Clear the Waves | Kwabena Rasuli | TEDxGary

Redo Hip Hop so exclude violence, vulgarity, self-hatred and misogyny Born in Venice, California in the Los Angeles area near the beach. Raised in Compton and Carson, California. Graduated from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Moved to Gary, Indiana in the early nineties! Worked at both the local […]

Reimagine Everything | Tyrell Anderson | TEDxGary

Reimagine Everything is a TEDx Gary Talk about reframing your life and circumstances and putting the reset button even in the face of rejection so that your can persevere… Tyrell Anderson is the president and founder of Decay Devils Inc. Its mission is to educate the general public about the historic and social importance of […]

Readjust and Reconsider Finances | Sharon Mallory | TEDxGary

Readjust & Reconsider your finances because everyone has 100% of what they make. It is what you with what you make that counts! Sharon Mallory is the visionary and CEO of SDM Investments, LLC a registered investment firm in Chicago, IL and Merrillville, IN. She is responsible for defining and maintaining the direction of SDM […]

What’s funny? How comedians translate humor | Paul F. Tompkins | Big Think

What’s funny? How comedians translate humor Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- When you’re trying to write something funny, it has to be an idea that first strikes you, personally, as funny. The reason for this is that, then, it’s something you’re genuinely amused […]

Life after COVID: will our masks ever come off? | Stella Kyriakides | TEDxYouth@EEB3

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 A Cypriot psychologist and politician, on December 2019, Ms. Kyriakides became the European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety. During the COVID-19 crisis, she has been leading the Commission’s work to coordinate the […]

How Workplace Learning Can Combat Climate Change | Pete Tipler | TEDxAberdeen

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.pdff Pete Tipler has a passion for learning and development, which has not only helped him in his own career, but has helped him to influence, shape and evolve the businesses he works for, […]

Kevin J. Krizek: How COVID-19 reshaped US cities | TED

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The pandemic spurred an unprecedented reclamation of urban space, ushering in a seemingly bygone era of pedestrian pastimes, as cars were sidelined in favor of citizens. Highlighting examples from across the United States, environmental designer Kevin J. Krizek […]

Why clear definitions are key to intelligent discussions | Donald Hoffman

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- The best way to have an intelligent conversation with others is to ensure everyone understands the terms being used. They need to be clearly defined. If this isn’t done, people may get into false arguments over […]

The Illusion of Inclusion for an Individual | Alexander Sherman | TEDxMSUDenver

Ever feel out of place? Like you don’t belong? As an autistic individual I feel this way often. But why? This talk explains exactly why, and how to overcome it. The illusion is that groups are the only ones to feel included. But what about me? Or you? Figure this out with my talk “The […]

The counter side of young power | Zofia Kierner | TEDxWarsaw

Is it possible to change the world at 18 years old? Yes! Zofia shows us why adult support is crucial and what adults can do today to open developmental doors for young people. She also introduces the concept of an open table and encourages adults to open a seat at the mentorship, finance, and visibility […]

Does our society incentivize disinformation? | Daniel Schmachtenberger

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Disinformation is rampant in human behavior, from ancient tribes hiding sources of water and gold from one another, to poker players bluffing and soccer players faking. Information is strategic.The current information ecology is controlled by large […]

Escaping the Hidden Prison of Auditory Processing Disorder | Angela Loucks Alexander | TEDxTauranga

If your auditory system works like a computer, your ears are the hardware and your brain is the software. Even when the ears hear normally, errors in the software (the processing) can interfere with understanding or remembering what was heard. This is called Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) and often leaves sufferers feeling isolated and disconnected. […]

My Other Car is a Time Machine: A Journey Back to Self Compassion | Mike Iskandar | TEDxNCState

What if you could travel back in time to every age of your life so far? What would you learn about who you were in your past, who you are today, and who you want to become in your future? In the year leading up to his 40th birthday, Mike Iskandar made this vision a […]

Solving our organic waste & protein source with one insect | Rendria Labde | TEDxJakartaStudio

Indonesia is the world’s second largest contributor to food waste, which contradicts the fact that many Indonesians are still living under poverty and lack access to more affordable protein source. Also, the cheap and unsustainable source of protein that are used for animal feed poses a serious threat to the marine ecosystem. In this talk, […]

How conspiracy beliefs reveal intuitive & reflective impulses | Thea Zander-Schellenberg | TEDxBasel

Are you concerned with an implausible belief? Thea Zander-Schellenberg talks about the cognitive mechanisms of implausible beliefs in general and how conspiracy beliefs in particular manifest between the dynamic interplay of intuition and deliberation. Dr. Thea Zander-Schellenberg is intrigued by human thinking and reasoning. As a research scientist, she investigates how people form judgments and […]

Hispanic Heritage Month Livestream: America Ferrera, Germán Santillán, Xiye Bastida & More! | TED

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, TED is celebrating by streaming talks by Hispanic speakers from over the years. This special livestream features both English and Spanish language talks from actress and activist America Fererra, TED Fellow Germán Santillán, climate activist Xiye Bastida and many more! Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED […]

The hackable technology that worries even a legendary con man | Frank W. Abagnale

New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Right now cybercrime is basically a financial crime — it’s a business of stealing people’s money or stealing their data. Data has value.We develop a lot of technology — we need to always ask the question […]

Make Zoom more human, humane, effective and inclusive | Luci Englert McKean | TEDxBloomington

For more than a year now, too many organizations have been meeting via Zoom and other videoconference apps, thinking of them as a wholly inadequate bandage for a temporary problem. That limited perspective prevents them from seeing a remarkable opportunity to deepen collegial relationships, reduce loneliness, engage more thoroughly and effectively around the tasks at […]

Cum un simplu elev reușește să schimbe sistemul educațional | Alex Cozlovschi | TEDxRoseValleyParkED

In a skeptical world, he managed to find strength and self-confidence to overcome any refusal. On August 30, Alex told us how he, a simple student from Falesti, changes the educational system. Founder of ViRal Quest Fălești, mentor at programming courses, U-report Ambassador – Alex Cozlovschi is a young man who brings Virtual Reality into […]

Germán Santillán: A taste of Mexico’s ancient chocolate-making tradition | TED

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Dating back more than 800 years, chocolate is deeply woven into the Indigenous history of Oaxaca, Mexico. TED Fellow Germán Santillán talks about his work reviving the Mixtec technique used to prepare this ancient delicacy by training a […]

Human sexual desire: Is monogamy natural? | Esther Perel, Chris Ryan & more | Big Think

Human sexual desire: Is monogamy natural? 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 ———————————————————————————- Depending on who you ask, monogamy is either essential to a successful marriage or it is unrealistic and sets couples up for failure. In this video, biological anthropologist […]

The Importance of Soil in Forensic Science | Lorna Dawson | TEDxAberdeen

Professor Lorna Dawson, CBE, FRSE, FRSA is a soil scientist, Head of Forensic Soil Science at the James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen, and a visiting professor at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen. She is a registered expert with the National Crime Agency, has provided over 100 reports to the Criminal Justice System in the UK […]

S.A.D way to happiness | Pasuk Mahakkanukrauh | TEDxChiangMaiU

A medical professor who lives her life by seeing the good in the bad will show the word ‘S.A.D.’ does not carry only one meaning as we know. The story is about the life journey of a girl who is disabled because of Poliomyelitis and has become a distinguished medical professor who inspires others with […]