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TED Talks
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"My job is to awaken possibility in other people."
"Stories have a unique ability to change a person's point of view."
12 stupendous talks for word-lovers:
A thoughtful discussion on faith and doubt (via @TEDRadioHour):
"This is the single biggest ethical problem facing medicine today."
"Every day, we should be striving to learn something new." What will you learn today?
"The quest for knowledge never gets dull. The unanswered questions pull us forward."
How you can help scientists discover new planets, identify cancer cells and more:
"If we sugarcoat the present, we make bad decisions in the future."
10 talks with great advice for parents:
How do we smell? A fun lesson on the sense of smell (via @TED_ED):
What do you wish for? A modern art sculpture based on tweets that begin with "I wish..."
"Gender has always been considered a fact, immutable. It's actually more fluid, complex, and mysterious."
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8 cool facts about clouds, just for fun on a Friday:
"By accepting a constraint, are you working to a lower standard?" A lovely talk on design:
Big news: @NASA discovered the first Earth-size planet in a star's habitable zone! How we can find more like it:
"Lying is a cooperative act. Its power emerges when someone else agrees to believe the lie."
"Diets may seem harmless, but they actually do a lot of collateral damage." Here's why:
How your language changes the way you think:
Why we believe false memories and think they really happened:
"Reading and educating your emotions is one of the central activities of wisdom."
How new technology could help us find other Earth-like planets: