Colorism in the Philippines | Bianca Punzalan | TEDxMoreauCatholicHS

In the Philippines, many people will go to great lengths to lighten their skin because the sad truth of it all is that in Filipino culture dark skin equates to being dirty, ugly, and poor. In this talk, speaker Bianca Punzalan will explore the origins of the colonial ideals of colorism and how we end […]

Green Energy Generating Systems from Waste | Pankaj Kalita | TEDxRawatpur

Pankaj Kalita (Ph.D.) is an Assistant Professor at the School of Energy Science and Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati. He has more than 4 years of teaching and 10 years of research experience in the field of renewable energy (solar energy, thermochemical and biochemical conversion of biomass and energy storage), Thermal management […]

The science behind how parents affect child development | Yuko Munakata

Visit to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Parents, take a deep breath: how your kids turn out isn’t fully on you. Of course, parenting plays an important role in shaping who children become, but psychologist Yuko Munakata offers an alternative, research-backed reality that highlights how […]

How inviting native bees into your yard can support food security | Jasmine Fraser | TEDxBrisbane

At just 15-years of age, Jasmine Fraser has discovered that backyard beekeeping has been almost exclusively geared towards the introduced European honey bee, to the exclusion of the superior pollinating and completely stingless native Australian bees. As a native bee advocate, Jasmine champions these unsung homegrown heroes of Australian crop security. She encourages everyone to […]

Uma (pequena) história? A IA na Educação. | Marco Neves | TEDxOeirasED

How will IA affect education and our everyday life? This is what Marco is explaining is his little story Entusiasta das (novas) tecnologias aplicadas a ambientes de aprendizagem, tais como, AI/ML, Robótica, VR/AR, programação e IOT interessa-se em saber como estas tecnologias poderão apoiar atividades educativas inovadoras e interdisciplinares. Consultor na área das tecnologias educativas. […]

Better cybersecurity starts with honesty and accountability | Nadya Bartol

Visit to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. In this practical talk, cybersecurity expert Nadya Bartol brings this crucial topic out into the open, lifting the shame around tech mistakes and offering creative ways to celebrate and reward good cybersecurity habits at work and beyond. The […]

Self-empowerment: trarre il meglio dai propri difetti | Federico Vagni | TEDxLegnano

Federico Vagni è esperto di self-empowerment e sviluppo del potenziale. Attraverso un elogio dell’imperfezione, ci guida alla scoperta di nuove consapevolezze, in un percorso di realizzazione personale e professionale. Tre strategie sull’utilizzo dei nostri difetti sono gli strumenti pratici per crescere e sviluppare le nostre potenzialità. Fondatore di Torreluna – Empowering People, Federico è laureato […]

Il futuro esiste. È circolare. Ed è l’unico futuro possibile | Paolo Marcesini | TEDxLegnano

Si può rigenerare l’infinito dove l’infinito non esiste? Paolo Marcesini, giornalista esperto di sostenibilità ed economia circolare, ci racconta la storia di Ellen, una giovane velista che da sola, sulla sua barca, ha cambiato il nostro modo di vedere e pensare l’economia globale. Nasce così l’economia circolare, dove esiste crescita e sviluppo solo se produciamo […]

American Prodogies | Prisha Reddy | TEDxYouth@Jenks

In her speech “American Prodogies”, Prisha Reddy discusses a common program found in American schools, Gifted and Talented. She will describe the effectiveness of these programs and whether or not we should be investing in them. My name is Prisha Reddy, and I am a sophomore at Booker T. Washington High School. I am part […]

Our Coming of Age Movie | Hannah Varickappallil | TEDxYouth@Jenks

In her speech “Our Coming of Age Movie”, Hannah Varickappallil address American, modern-day education. She addresses what is currently happening and how we can fix present problems. I am Hannah Varickappalli, an eleventh grader at Union High School. I have not been active in the Union Speech and Debate team, but I love to speak […]

Intelligenza artificiale e consapevolezza per un futuro 4.0 | Luca Altieri | TEDxLegnano

Luca Altieri, Direttore Marketing IBM Italia appassionato di Tecnologia e Umanistica è un accanito sostenitore della centralità dell’individuo e di una innovazione votata al benessere della società. Da sempre convinto delle potenzialità dell’essere umano nella costruzione di un futuro sostenibile nei suoi numerosi interventi condivide scenari e trend futuristici. In questo intervento racconta il confronto […]

The Diversity Pick and the Gap Kids | Priya George, Chloe Gough, and Emma Zemanek | TEDxYouth@Jenks

In their speech “The Diversity Pick and the Gap Kids”, Priya, Chloe, and Emma shed light on Global Citizenship. They explain the importance of such interactions and the impact they can have. Our names are Chloe Gough, Emma Zemanek, and Priya George; we are seniors at Jenks High School. Our interactions with peers and community […]

Historical Revisionism and its Effects on Student Comprehension | Hayley Ortwein | TEDxYouth@Jenks

Hayley Ortwein in her speech “Historical Revisionism and its Effects on Student Comprehension”, reveals the tactics used in schools to teach History. She explains why such lessons are even being taught and if the desired outcomes are arising. Hi, my name is Hayley Ortwein and I’m an eleventh grade student at Jenks High School. I […]

The Awakening, The Great Awakening, and the Reawakening | Erin Quinn | TEDxMiddlebury

Erin Quinn became the Director of Athletics at Middlebury in 2006. Under his leadership, Middlebury has captured 11 team National Championships, garnered 24 individual NCAA Champions and 51 team NESCAC titles. Middlebury received the Learfield Directors’ Cup in 2012 and has finished in the top 10 in cup standings since Quinn took the helm. Quinn […]

How to discover your “why” in difficult times | Simon Sinek

Visit to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. What has the coronavirus pandemic taught us about ourselves and our relationships? In a deeply personal and wide-ranging conversation, leadership expert Simon Sinek shares his own experience caring for his mental health as the world shut down. He […]

The Magic Factory – rewilding indoor farming | Ketil Stoknes | TEDxDrammen

“If you want to run a business of producing something, food for instance, you must be able to focus hard on the product, maximizing the output yield and reducing the input costs. It’s the regular business of raw material – machine – product! Forget about the rest, such as waste. An endless field of wheat […]

When it comes to racism, are you a non or an anti? | Hank VanPutten | TEDxLSSC

Drawing from work and research in diversity, equity, and inclusion, this talk explores different categorical definitions of racism and the perspectives they come from. A native of Jamaica, New York, Hank Van Putten earned his B.S. in Education from Northeastern University, and a M. Ed. from Cambridge College. Hank spent 35 years in the Newton […]

The case for co-ops, the invisible giant of the economy | Anu Puusa

Visit to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Think capitalism is broken? Try cooperativism, says co-op enthusiast and researcher Anu Puusa. She lays out how cooperatives — businesses owned, operated and controlled by their members — can both make money and have a positive impact on […]

North America’s Galapagos Islands | Corinne Heyning Laverty | TEDxRedondoBeachStudio

Standing on the shore of the Pacific Ocean at the Point Vicente Interpretive Center in Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Times Best Selling author, Corinne Heyning Laverty, will transport Ted Talk listeners to California’s eight Channel Islands, introducing them not only to the unique animals, plants and human history that has shaped these resilient scraps […]

How a simple question can influence your conversation? | Ravi Mayar | TEDxSereneMeadows

RAVI MAYAR Celebrity Magician, Pick Pocket Consultant and Hypnotist. When he discovered that he could use his business knowledge to widen the horizons of his career in entertainment, consulting and coaching, Ravi Mayar joined the world of magic. He is a Celebrity Magician, Pick Pocket Consultant and Hypnotist who has performed and taught his fantastic […]

How dirt bikes and STEM ignite ingenuity in Baltimore | Brittany Young

Visit to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. Dirt biking is more than just a pastime — it’s an opportunity to disrupt the cycle of poverty and provide enriching STEM education, says TED Fellow Brittany Young. In this perspective-shifting talk, she shares how her team is working with students and street riders […]

It’s time to rethink public health | Shivani Patel | TEDxAtlanta

The pandemic has put in stark relief the inherent health inequities in the United States. Social epidemiologist Shivani Patel provides sobering insights into the numbers and makes a case for effective public health grounded in equity and data. Shivani A. Patel is a social epidemiologist whose ongoing research focuses on cardio-metabolic diseases. Her expertise in […]

The Unusual Secret To Success | Joshua Mahama | TEDxAshesiUniversity

Joshua takes a very unorthodox approach to explaining the journey to success. He creatively uses experiences from his time at Ashesi University to highlight key points about riding on the waves of short-term failure to attain long-term success. His mantra is: “Do things today that your future self will thank you for.” Joshua Mahama is […]

Electronic pills that could transform how we treat disease | Khalil Ramadi

Visit to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. Could a small jolt of electricity to your gut help treat chronic diseases? Medical hacker and TED Fellow Khalil Ramadi is developing a new, noninvasive therapy that could treat diseases like diabetes, obesity, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s with an electronic pill. More targeted than a […]

The Art of Radical Self Love | Rae Senarighi | TEDxUWMilwaukee

As a fine artist, activist, and thought leader bringing awareness and recognition to trans and non-binary communities, this cancer survivor is here to talk about the art of radical self-love. Fine artist, designer and muralist, Rae Senarighi is best known for colorful abstracts, intricate typography, and vivid portraiture. Rae began his studies at the University […]

How to harness your power for good | Christina Adane | TEDxYouth@CaterhamSchool

In this talk Christina explains her journey as a youth activist, and challenges us all to use our power as individuals to do good, and seek change where we think it is needed. Christina is co-chair of the BB2030 Youth Board This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but […]

The death of the universe — and what it means for life | Katie Mack

Visit to watch more groundbreaking talks from the TED Fellows. The universe started with a bang — but how will it end? With astonishing visuals, cosmologist and TED Fellow Katie Mack takes us to the theoretical end of everything, some trillions of years in the future, in a profound meditation on existence, wonder and […]

Designing for pride – identity, flags, & sports | Michael Green | TEDxUSU

Do states with poorly designed flags have less state pride? Vexillologist Michael Green takes a survey of how flag design and sports branding can affect regional pride and even personal identity. Michael then ends the talk showing some of his “Better State Flags”, guerilla redesigns of the worst flag design offenders. Michael Green is the […]

The “crime” of living while Black | Baratunde Thurston

Watch the full talk: A clip from Baratunde Thurston’s TED Talk “How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time” from TED2019 Baratunde Thurston explores the phenomenon of white Americans calling the police on Black Americans who have committed the crimes of … eating, walking or generally “living while Black.” In this profound, thought-provoking […]

Relational Coaching: The Power of Leadership Rooted in Code Switching | Brian Rosario | TEDxOxnard

Brian Rosario speaks on a coach’s interpretation of code-switching as it relates to leadership, culture, and influence. Every team, whether it’s a sports team or management team, has three areas those leaders must think about in order to create an environment that enhances the aspirations of the team members, as well as moves the team […]

Energy and climate impacts of digital technologies | George Kamiya | TEDxClimateChangeAI

George Kamiya speaks about the energy and greenhouse gas emissions from digital technologies, and provides ideas on how to keep them at bay in light of ever growing computing needs. He also discusses ways in which digital technologies can be employed to help combat the climate crisis. This talk is based on his much acclaimed […]

Leadership and Growth in the Islands | Ansito Walter, PhD | TEDxHagatna

A perspective of leadership and growth in the islands emphasizing the core values founded and rooted in Respect, Humility and Integrity. Is a Professor of Public Administration for the School of Business and Public Administration at the University of Guam. He studied at Florida Atlanta University and United States International University in San Diego, CA. […]

What Is It: Fairy Tales or History? | Francis Hezel | TEDxHagatna

Reading between the lines of history and recognizing the resilience and strength of people from the islands. Francis X. Hezel, S.J., is a Jesuit priest who has lived and worked in Micronesia for forty-five years. He founded and directed the Micronesian Seminar, a church-sponsored research institute that engaged in a broad public education program for […]

Small Island Leadership | Thomas W. Krise, PhD | TEDxHagatna

Small island leadership stems from island wisdom, which refers to the culture and lifeways of islands like Guam and all of Micronesia developed over thousands of years. These indigenous values and practices can be appreciated and connect communities across the world. Thomas W. Krise began his service as the 11th President of the University of […]

The Power of Norm Breaking | Catherine Aguilar | TEDxOxnard

Most people don’t question rules, but did you know that most successful people do? Catherine Aguilar presents her empowering talk on how norm breaking can unlock your bigger dreams and lead to reaching your higher calling! Catherine Aguilar is a rule breaker. She is notorious for pushing past boundaries and chasing after her passion for […]

TEDxBath Countdown – Andrew Grant | Andrew Grant | TEDxBath

Andrew talks about the importance of green space and ecology as part of a healthy, sustainable city. The modern world leaves little space and little time for us to remember that we are part of the natural world. We need to take down the barrier and reconnect with the natural world. Andrew is a landscape […]

What’s your happiness score? | Dominic Price

Visit to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. How do you rediscover a happier, more purpose-driven (and less productivity-obsessed) self in the wake of the pandemic? Quiz yourself alongside work futurist Dominic Price as he lays out a simple yet insightful four-part guide to assessing your […]

Changing the Face of Architecture | Aria Hill | TEDxVirginiaTech

Aria’s talk will examine the lack of Black architects in the US and the resulting culture that is cultivated in its spaces of education and practice. Aria is reimagining the future of the design profession through Black liberation, the talk proposes a starting point for the dismantlement of racist structures. Aria Hill is a designer, […]

Rediscovering Meaning of Life through Frugal Living | Samuel Ray | TEDxITS

Samuel Ray is a human resources (HR) professional and a content creator. Samuel talks about what money means to a lot of people and also how to apply frugal living life style with the misleading information about frugal living airing around. Samuel Ray is a professional HR who is active in one of the largest […]

Brain in love: The science of attachment in relationships | Helen Fisher | Big Think

Brain in love: The science of attachment in relationships Watch the newest video from Big Think: Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: ———————————————————————————- With evolution came the brain circuitry for feelings of deep attachment to a partner. This circuitry changes within the duration of a relationship, and feelings of attachment grow over […]

Shared Leadership | Allen Asiimwe | TEDxKiwenda

Allen talks about how leadership is a shared responsibility. Not the task of one person. Allen is the Chief Technical Officer at TradeMark East Africa. In this role she is responsible for the technical delivery of TMEA’s entire project portfolio in infrastructure, trade environment, and business competitiveness with a budget of $620m, spanning 12 countries. […]

Parto (nem tudo são flores) | Bruna Mara | TEDxSaoPaulo

Bruna Mara declama a poesia “Parto (nem tudo são flores)” no palco do TEDxSaoPaulo. Bruna Mara é uma mulher negra nascida em Taboão da Serra e criada na no extremo sul de SP. Produtora cultural independente, diretora de arte e poeta, tem sua arte como instrumento de autoconhecimento e expressão. Desde a infância, encontrou na […]

The future of flying is electrifying | Cory Combs

Take action on climate change at If you’re a frequent flier, you’re also a major polluter. What if there was a way to travel the world with less impact on the environment? In this quick, exciting talk, aviation entrepreneur and TED Fellow Cory Combs lays out how electric aircraft could make flying cleaner, quieter […]

Never Had A Friend | Micah Johnson | TEDxUF

Dr. Micah E. Johnson performs a breathtaking memoir monologue entitled “Never Had a Friend.” The talk describes his experiences with homelessness as a child and how he learned the meaning of friendship and the value of artistic expressions. The piece features diverse types of performance art, including lecture, drama, comedy, poetry, and storytelling. Dr. Johnson […]

Soul: The secret ingredient of successful entrepreneurship | Karima Dawoodani | TEDxVIT

Founder & Creative Head of Soul Works – a bohemian home decor and fashion brand, Karima Dawoodani takes a niche product like dreamcatchers to a whole new innovative style integrating sacred charms from across the world. This creative endeavor has led Ms. Dawoodani to win the Times of India Women Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 […]