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3 fascinating theories about why we sleep:
"The goal is not to turn kids into your kind of adult, but rather better adults than you have been."
The mystery of chronic pain, and how it works:
"Let's make sure our ideas of success are our own; that we are truly the authors of our own ambitions."
"Our democracy can be as great as people can be, but it is also as fallible as people are."
"Sitting has become the smoking of our generation."
10 tips for better slides that communicate your ideas:
"Leaders hold a position of power or authority, but those who lead inspire us."
"Stories can punch holes in our mental walls."
"Why is my daughter so strong? Because I didn't clip her wings."
If you had a nucleus the size of a marble, how big would the atom have to be? Find out: @TED_ED
Are you human? Let's find out with a few simple questions... @zefrank
The creative power of time off:
"The point isn't to live without any regrets. The point is to not hate ourselves for having them."
The story of a boy trained to hate, and the man who chose a different path: @TEDbooks #storyofchoice
What makes you happy? 10 #TEDTalks on joy and happiness:
The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain:
Would you eat a fried tarantula? Why we should make a habit of eating bugs: via @TED_ED
5 dangerous things you should let your kids do:
A look at the minds and bodies of people who achieve extraordinary feats (via @TEDRadioHour):
How quantum mechanics explains global warming: via @TED_ED
Why taking time off is essential for recharging your creative spirits:
Your mega summer reading list: 70+ books recommended by the TED community
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