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  • 16:15 Sara Seager: The Search For Planets Beyond Our Solar System

    Sara Seager: The Search For Planets Beyond Our Solar System

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    Every star we see in the sky has at least one planet orbiting it, says astronomer Sara Seager. So what do we know about these exoplanets, and how can we find out more? Seager introduces her favorite set of exoplanets and shows new technology that can help

  • 17:19 Jimmy Nelson: Gorgeous Portraits Of The World's Vanishing People

    Jimmy Nelson: Gorgeous Portraits Of The World's Vanishing People

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    When Jimmy Nelson traveled to Siberia to photograph the Chukchi people, elders told him: "You cannot photograph us. You have to wait, you have to wait until you get to know us, you have to wait until you understand us." In this gorgeously photo-filled tal

  • 06:41 Bill Gross: The Single Biggest Reason Why Startups Succeed

    Bill Gross: The Single Biggest Reason Why Startups Succeed

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    Bill Gross has founded a lot of startups, and incubated many others — and he got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, his own and other people's, and ranked each company on five key factors. H

  • 20:19 Laura Schulz: The Surprisingly Logical Minds Of Babies

    Laura Schulz: The Surprisingly Logical Minds Of Babies

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    How do babies learn so much from so little so quickly? In a fun, experiment-filled talk, cognitive scientist Laura Schulz shows how our young ones make decisions with a surprisingly strong sense of logic, well before they can talk. TEDTalks is a daily vid

  • 16:42 Tony Fadell: The First Secret Of Design Is ... Noticing

    Tony Fadell: The First Secret Of Design Is ... Noticing

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    As human beings, we get used to "the way things are" really fast. But for designers, the way things are is an opportunity ... Could things be better? How? In this funny, breezy talk, the man behind the iPod and the Nest thermostat shares some of his tips

  • 09:23 Trevor Aaronson: How This FBI Strategy Is Actually Creating US-based Terrorists

    Trevor Aaronson: How This FBI Strategy Is Actually Creating US-based Terrorists

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    There's an organization responsible for more terrorism plots in the United States than al-Qaeda, al-Shabaab and ISIS combined: The FBI. How? Why? In an eye-opening talk, investigative journalist Trevor Aaronson reveals a disturbing FBI practice that breed

  • 17:08 Linda Cliatt-Wayman: How To Fix A Broken School? Lead Fearlessly, Love Hard

    Linda Cliatt-Wayman: How To Fix A Broken School? Lead Fearlessly, Love Hard

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    On Linda Cliatt-Wayman’s first day as principal at a failing high school in North Philadelphia, she was determined to lay down the law. But she soon realized the job was more complex than she thought. With palpable passion, she shares the three principles

  • 12:33 Suki Kim: This Is What It's Like To Teach In North Korea

    Suki Kim: This Is What It's Like To Teach In North Korea

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    For six months, Suki Kim worked as an English teacher at an elite school for North Korea's future leaders — while writing a book on one of the world's most repressive regimes. As she helped her students grapple with concepts like "truth" and "critical thi

  • 25:29 Sarah Jones: One Woman, Five Characters, And A Sex Lesson From The Future

    Sarah Jones: One Woman, Five Characters, And A Sex Lesson From The Future

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    In this performance, Sarah Jones brings you to the front row of a classroom in the future, as a teacher plugs in different personas from the year 2016 to show their varied perspectives on sex work. As she changes props, Jones embodies an elderly homemaker

  • 21:51 Donald Hoffman: Do We See Reality As It Is?

    Donald Hoffman: Do We See Reality As It Is?

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    Cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman is trying to answer a big question: Do we experience the world as it really is ... or as we need it to be? In this ever so slightly mind-blowing talk, he ponders how our minds construct reality for us. TEDTalks is a dail

  • 04:22 Popular Lee Mokobe: A Powerful Poem About What It Feels Like To Be Transgender

    Lee Mokobe: A Powerful Poem About What It Feels Like To Be Transgender

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    "I was the mystery of an anatomy, a question asked but not answered," says poet Lee Mokobe, a TED Fellow, in this gripping and poetic exploration of identity and transition. It's a thoughtful reflection on bodies, and the meanings poured into them. TEDTal

  • 11:05 Rana El Kaliouby: This App Knows How You Feel — From The Look On Your Face

    Rana El Kaliouby: This App Knows How You Feel — From The Look On Your Face

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    Our emotions influence every aspect of our lives — how we learn, how we communicate, how we make decisions. Yet they’re absent from our digital lives; the devices and apps we interact with have no way of knowing how we feel. Scientist Rana el Kaliouby aim

  • 04:08 Notes from the Universe - Inspirational Visualization Video

    Notes from the Universe - Inspirational Visualization Video

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    From http://www.videosmotivational.com -- Inspirational quotes video compiled by Chris Cade ~ Featuring Notes from the Universe. All Notes are copyrighted by Mike Dooley and http://tut.com and reprinted with permission.

  • 23:40 Popular The Gift of Unique Thinking with the Copeland's and Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-1-15)

    The Gift of Unique Thinking with the Copeland's and Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-1-15)

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    The Gift of Unique Thinking with the Copeland\'s and Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-1-15)Get this episode\'s transcript: http://bit.ly/1LIPkM0Get a daily faith boost right in your email: http://bit.ly/1Bk8qG1Follow Kenneth Copeland Ministries: http://www.F

  • 23:31 Popular What Happens To My Brain When I Forgive with the Copeland's & Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-5-15)

    What Happens To My Brain When I Forgive with the Copeland's & Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-5-15)

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    What Happens To My Brain When I Forgive with the Copeland\'s & Dr. Caroline Leaf (Air Date 6-5-15)Get this episode\'s transcript: http://bit.ly/1FiHMfkGet a daily faith boost right in your email: http://bit.ly/1Bk8qG1Follow Kenneth Copeland Ministries: ht

  • 1:50:48 Week of June 8, 2015--Truly Rich - Part 1

    Week of June 8, 2015--Truly Rich - Part 1

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    This week, on the Believer’s Voice of Victory broadcast, Gloria Copeland and Pastor George Pearsons, study biblical truths and reveal how the word rich is not a dirty word in the Bible. This is the entire week in one program.

  • 13:25 Flower of Life via Pleiades-Our Ages & Chakras Part 11

    Flower of Life via Pleiades-Our Ages & Chakras Part 11

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    http://www.floweroflifeviapleiades.com/ In this situation of Chakras the image of 1 can extend into levels 2 through 7 and the wholeness of the Alpha/Omega code blueprint can flow and materialize into the physical form through our ages. As we age, we can

  • 09:37 Popular The Lady Lifers: A Moving Song From Women In Prison For Life

    The Lady Lifers: A Moving Song From Women In Prison For Life

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    The ten women in this chorus have all been sentenced to life in prison. They share a moving song about their experiences — one that reveals their hopes, regrets and fears. "I'm not an angel," sings one, "but I'm not the devil." Filmed at an independent TE

  • 21:05 Martine Rothblatt: My Daughter, My Wife, Our Robot, And The Quest For Immortality

    Martine Rothblatt: My Daughter, My Wife, Our Robot, And The Quest For Immortality

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    The founder of Sirius XM satellite radio, Martine Rothblatt now heads up a drug company that makes life-saving medicines for rare diseases (including one drug that saved her own daughter's life). Meanwhile she is working to preserve the consciousness of t

  • 05:58 Cosmin Mihaiu: Physical Therapy Is Boring — Play A Game Instead

    Cosmin Mihaiu: Physical Therapy Is Boring — Play A Game Instead

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    You’ve just been injured, and you’re on the way home from an hour of physical therapy. The last thing you want to do on your own is confusing exercises that take too long to show results. TED Fellow Cosmin Mihaiu demos a fun, cheap solution that turns bor

  • 17:50 Pamela Ronald: The Case For Engineering Our Food

    Pamela Ronald: The Case For Engineering Our Food

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    Pamela Ronald studies the genes that make plants more resistant to disease and stress. In an eye-opening talk, she describes her decade-long quest to help create a variety of rice that can survive prolonged flooding. She shows how the genetic improvement

  • 17:58 Abe Davis: New Video Technology That Reveals An Object's Hidden Properties

    Abe Davis: New Video Technology That Reveals An Object's Hidden Properties

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    Subtle motion happens around us all the time, including tiny vibrations caused by sound. New technology shows that we can pick up on these vibrations and actually re-create sound and conversations just from a video of a seemingly still object. But now Abe

  • 06:27 Bill T. Jones: The Dancer, The Singer, The Cellist ... And A Moment Of Creative Magic

    Bill T. Jones: The Dancer, The Singer, The Cellist ... And A Moment Of Creative Magic

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    Legendary dance choreographer Bill T. Jones and TED Fellows Joshua Roman and Somi didn't know exactly what was going to happen when they took the stage at TED2015. They just knew they wanted to offer the audience an opportunity to witness creative collabo

  • 04:12 Tal Danino: We Can Use Bacteria To Detect Cancer (and Maybe Treat It)

    Tal Danino: We Can Use Bacteria To Detect Cancer (and Maybe Treat It)

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    Liver cancer is one of the most difficult cancers to detect, but synthetic biologist Tal Danino had a left-field thought: What if we could create a probiotic, edible bacteria that was "programmed" to find liver tumors? His insight exploits something we're

  • 09:27 Dawn Landes: A Song For My Hero, The Woman Who Rowed Into A Hurricane

    Dawn Landes: A Song For My Hero, The Woman Who Rowed Into A Hurricane

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    Singer-songwriter Dawn Landes tells the story of Tori Murden McClure, who dreamed of rowing across the Atlantic in a small boat — but whose dream was almost capsized by waves the size of a seven-story building. Through video, story and song, Landes imagin

  • 06:07 Anand Varma: A Thrilling Look At The First 21 Days Of A Bee’s Life

    Anand Varma: A Thrilling Look At The First 21 Days Of A Bee’s Life

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    We’ve heard that bees are disappearing. But what is making bee colonies so vulnerable? Photographer Anand Varma raised bees in his backyard — in front of a camera — to get an up close view. This project, for National Geographic, gives a lyrical glimpse in

  • 10:18 Elora Hardy: Magical Houses, Made Of Bamboo

    Elora Hardy: Magical Houses, Made Of Bamboo

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    You've never seen buildings like this. The stunning bamboo homes built by Elora Hardy and her team in Bali twist, curve and surprise at every turn. They defy convention because the bamboo itself is so enigmatic. No two poles of bamboo are alike, so every

  • 18:19 Roman Mars: Why City Flags May Be The Worst-designed Thing You've Never Noticed

    Roman Mars: Why City Flags May Be The Worst-designed Thing You've Never Noticed

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    Roman Mars is obsessed with flags — and after you watch this talk, you might be, too. These ubiquitous symbols of civic pride are often designed, well, pretty terribly. But they don't have to be. In this surprising and hilarious talk about vexillology — t

  • 17:09 Sophie Scott: Why We Laugh

    Sophie Scott: Why We Laugh

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    Did you know that you're 13 times more likely to laugh if you're with somebody else than if you're alone? Cognitive neuroscientist Sophie Scott shares this and other surprising facts about laughter in this fast-paced, action-packed and, yes, hilarious das

  • 16:05 Popular Alice Goffman: How We're Priming Some Kids For College— And Others For Prison

    Alice Goffman: How We're Priming Some Kids For College— And Others For Prison

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    In the United States, two institutions guide teenagers on the journey to adulthood: college and prison. Sociologist Alice Goffman spent six years in a troubled Philadelphia neighborhood and saw first-hand how teenagers of African-American and Latino backg

  • 09:52 Takaharu Tezuka: The Best Kindergarten You’ve Ever Seen

    Takaharu Tezuka: The Best Kindergarten You’ve Ever Seen

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    At this school in Tokyo, five-year-olds cause traffic jams and windows are for Santa to climb into. Meet: the world's cutest kindergarten, designed by architect Takaharu Tezuka. In this charming talk, he walks us through a design process that really lets

  • 16:03 Nathalie Cabrol: How Mars Might Hold The Secret To The Origin Of Life

    Nathalie Cabrol: How Mars Might Hold The Secret To The Origin Of Life

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    While we like to imagine little green men, it’s far more likely that life on other planets will be microbial. Planetary scientist Nathalie Cabrol takes us inside the search for microbes on Mars, a hunt which counterintuitively leads us to the remote lakes

  • 22:07 Gary Haugen: The Hidden Reason For Poverty The World Needs To Address Now

    Gary Haugen: The Hidden Reason For Poverty The World Needs To Address Now

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    Collective compassion has meant an overall decrease in global poverty since the 1980s, says civil rights lawyer Gary Haugen. Yet for all the world's aid money, there's a pervasive hidden problem keeping poverty alive. Haugen reveals the dark underlying ca

  • 04:20 Jedidah Isler: How I Fell In Love With Quasars, Blazars And Our Incredible Universe

    Jedidah Isler: How I Fell In Love With Quasars, Blazars And Our Incredible Universe

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    Jedidah Isler first fell in love with the night sky as a little girl. Now she’s an astrophysicist who studies supermassive hyperactive black holes. In a charming talk, she takes us trillions of kilometers from Earth to introduce us to objects that can be

  • 10:26 Chris Milk: How Virtual Reality Can Create The Ultimate Empathy Machine

    Chris Milk: How Virtual Reality Can Create The Ultimate Empathy Machine

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    Chris Milk uses cutting edge technology to produce astonishing films that delight and enchant. But for Milk, the human story is the driving force behind everything he does. In this short, charming talk, he shows some of his collaborations with musicians i

  • 05:13 Clint Smith: How To Raise A Black Son In America

    Clint Smith: How To Raise A Black Son In America

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    As kids, we all get advice from parents and teachers that seems strange, even confusing. This was crystallized one night for a young Clint Smith, who was playing with water guns in a dark parking lot with his white friends. In a heartfelt piece, the poet

  • 06:03 Nizar Ibrahim: How We Unearthed The Spinosaurus

    Nizar Ibrahim: How We Unearthed The Spinosaurus

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    A 50-foot-long carnivore who hunted its prey in rivers 97 million years ago, the spinosaurus is a "dragon from deep time." Paleontologist Nizar Ibrahim and his crew found new fossils, hidden in cliffs of the Moroccan Sahara desert, that are helping us lea

  • 16:32 Nick Bostrom: What Happens When Our Computers Get Smarter Than We Are?

    Nick Bostrom: What Happens When Our Computers Get Smarter Than We Are?

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    Artificial intelligence is getting smarter by leaps and bounds— within this century, research suggests, a computer AI could be as "smart" as a human being. And then, says Nick Bostrom, it will overtake us: "Machine intelligence is the last invention that

  • 05:53 Greg Gage: How To Control Someone Else's Arm With Your Brain

    Greg Gage: How To Control Someone Else's Arm With Your Brain

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    Greg Gage is on a mission to make brain science accessible to all. In this fun, kind of creepy demo, the neuroscientist and TED Senior Fellow uses a simple, inexpensive DIY kit to take away the free will of an audience member. It’s not a parlor trick; it

  • Unexpected sunshine Joel Osteen

    Unexpected sunshine Joel Osteen

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    Message on Hope

  • 09:56 Popular Paul Tudor Jones II: Why we need to rethink capitalism

    Paul Tudor Jones II: Why we need to rethink capitalism

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    Paul Tudor Jones II loves capitalism. It's a system that has done him very well over the last few decades. Nonetheless, the hedge fund manager and philanthropist is concerned that a laser focus on profits is, as he puts it, "threatening the very underpinn

  • 18:34 Kailash Satyarthi: How to make peace? Get angry

    Kailash Satyarthi: How to make peace? Get angry

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    How did a young man born into a high caste in India come to free 83,000 children from slavery? Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kailash Satyarthi offers a surprising piece of advice to anyone who wants to change the world for the better: Get angry at injustice.

  • 08:58 Dan Ariely: How equal do we want the world to be? You'd be surprised

    Dan Ariely: How equal do we want the world to be? You'd be surprised

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    The news of society's growing inequality makes all of us uneasy. But why? Dan Ariely reveals some new, surprising research on what we think is fair, as far as how wealth is distributed over societies ... then shows how it stacks up to the real stats. TEDT

  • 17:52 Fred Jansen: How to land on a comet

    Fred Jansen: How to land on a comet

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    As manager of the Rosetta mission, Fred Jansen was responsible for the successful 2014 landing of a probe on the comet known as 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. In this fascinating and funny talk, Jansen reveals some of the intricate calculations that went into

  • 10:41 Popular Barat Ali Batoor: My desperate journey with a human smuggler

    Barat Ali Batoor: My desperate journey with a human smuggler

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    Photojournalist Barat Ali Batoor was living in Afghanistan— until his risky work forced him to leave the country. But for Batoor, a member of a displaced ethnic group called the Hazara, moving home to Pakistan proved dangerous too. And finding a safer pla

  • 16:06 Severine Autesserre: To solve mass violence, look to locals

    Severine Autesserre: To solve mass violence, look to locals

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    Severine Autesserre studies the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is in the middle of the deadliest conflict since World War II; it's been called "the largest ongoing humanitarian crisis in the world.” The conflict seems hopelessly, unsolvably large. Bu

  • 18:44 Khadija Gbla: My mother’s strange definition of empowerment

    Khadija Gbla: My mother’s strange definition of empowerment

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    Khadija Gbla grew up caught between two definitions of what it means to be an“empowered woman.” While her Sierra Leonean mother thought that circumsizing her — and thus stifling her sexual urges — was the ultimate form of empowerment, her culture as a tee

  • 16:17 Zeynep Tufekci: How the Internet has made social change easy to organize, hard to win

    Zeynep Tufekci: How the Internet has made social change easy to organize, hard to win

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    Today the speed at which we spread information is so fast that a single email can launch a worldwide awareness campaign, as with the Occupy movement. Yet as techno-sociologist Zeynep Tufekci seeks to show, the ease of social media can actually hurt social

  • 18:17 Rodney Mullen: Pop an ollie and innovate!

    Rodney Mullen: Pop an ollie and innovate!

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    The last thing Rodney Mullen, the godfather of street skating, wanted were competitive victories. In this exuberant talk he shares his love of the open skateboarding community and how the unique environments it plays in drive the creation of new tricks— f

  • 21:47 Ricardo Semler: Radical wisdom for a company, a school, a life

    Ricardo Semler: Radical wisdom for a company, a school, a life

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    What if your job didn’t control your life? Brazilian CEO Ricardo Semler practices a radical form of corporate democracy, rethinking everything from board meetings to how workers report their vacation days (they don’t have to). It’s a vision that rewards t