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TED Talks
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"Passion is what will help you create the highest expression of your talent."
"A child's happiness is a very unfair burden to place on a parent." Here's why:
How next-generation bionics helped a Boston bombing victim dance again: #BostonStrong
How the gap between humans and computers is shrinking:
“Curiosity is the engine of achievement.”
"We will not be intimidated, brought down, diminished, conquered, or stopped by acts of violence."
"The goal is not to turn kids into your kind of adult, but rather better adults than you have been."
How do you want to be remembered when you die? A thoughtful talk from @nytdavidbrooks:
“The problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete."
This plant is over 3,000 years old. A look at the world's oldest living things:
“The more options there are, the easier it is to regret the option that you chose.”
Dan Gilbert corrects 3 mistakes in his classic talk on the surprising science of happiness:
How good stories can change the way we see the world: (via @TEDRadioHour)
How love and consumerism have gotten all mixed up:
We're up for a Webby award for social media! Hearts and cookies to everyone who votes for us: #Webbys
The hidden world of microbes in your gut, and why they're so important: (via @TED_ED)
10 clever time-saving technology tips:
How to create the perfect made-up language:
"Be the first, because people will follow you. Be bold. Stand up. Be fearless."
"To be tender is to accept your loved one's weaknesses."
How do your eyes see color? This fun animation explains: (via @TED_ED)
8 brilliant talks on math to blow your mind:
Thanks to @TheWebbyAwards for nominating us in 6 categories! Vote here:
"Being open to uncertain outcomes and taking risks creates opportunities for unexpected discoveries."
Fascinating studies on the psychology of smiling: