The Secret Life of Pronouns: James Pennebaker at TEDxAustin
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The Secret Life of Pronouns: James Pennebaker at TEDxAustin

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard So some of the smallest most insignificant words we use everyday, can reflect a lot about who we are. And I say this not as a linguist, or a computer scientist but as a social psychologist. And today I’d like to tell you a …

Do schools kill creativity? | Sir Ken Robinson
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Do schools kill creativity? | Sir Ken Robinson

Good morning. How are you? (Audience) Good. It’s been great, hasn’t it? I’ve been blown away by the whole thing. In fact, I’m leaving. (Laughter) There have been three themes running through the conference, which are relevant to what I want to talk about. One is the extraordinary evidence of …

Teaching Methods for Inspiring the Students of the Future | Joe Ruhl | TEDxLafayette
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Teaching Methods for Inspiring the Students of the Future | Joe Ruhl | TEDxLafayette

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Queenie Lee I have one of the best jobs in the world because I get to work with people who are fun, funny, energetic, creative and insightful. And they happen to be 14 to 18 years of age. I really do think kids keep a person …

Creative thinking – how to get out of the box and generate ideas: Giovanni Corazza at TEDxRoma
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Creative thinking – how to get out of the box and generate ideas: Giovanni Corazza at TEDxRoma

Translator: Michele Gianella Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard Sometimes, easy means difficult. Have you ever been assigned an easy task, which for you is actually very difficult to perform, and maybe for nobody else? That is when you experience frustration. I have experienced that when I started taking singing lessons, and my …

PHILOSOPHY – Plato
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PHILOSOPHY – Plato

Athens, 2400 years ago. It’s a compact place: only about a quarter of a million people live here. There are fine baths, theatres, temples, shopping arcades and gymnasiums It’s warm for more than half the year. This is also home to the world’s first true – and probably greatest – …

Spiritual Activism: A Conversation with Ruby Sales
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Spiritual Activism: A Conversation with Ruby Sales

[MUSIC PLAYING] Good afternoon. It’s a very great pleasure to welcome everyone to Harvard Divinity School this afternoon for a conversation with activist, public theologian, and veteran of the civil rights movement, Ruby Nell Sales. During this bicentennial year, our community has sought to be in conversation with religious leaders …

The shocking truth about your health | Lissa Rankin | TEDxFiDiWomen
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The shocking truth about your health | Lissa Rankin | TEDxFiDiWomen

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Capa Girl What’s the most important part of your health? What do you think? Is it eating a balanced, mostly plant-based diet, balancing your hormones, daily exercise, getting enough sleep – What do you guys think? Taking your vitamins, seeing your doctor for regular check ups? …

Is LSD Really That Dangerous?
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Is LSD Really That Dangerous?

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, whether that’s one of the best beatles songs of all time or just a weird song about LSD is up for debate. But what is LSD and is it actually dangerous? Hey guys Julia here for DNews When you hear LSD you might think …

My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic
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My philosophy for a happy life | Sam Berns | TEDxMidAtlantic

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Hello everyone. I’m Sam, and I just turned 17. A few years ago, before my freshman year in High School, I wanted to play snare drum in the Foxboro High School Marching Band, and it was a dream that I just had to …

I SUED THE SCHOOL SYSTEM !!!
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I SUED THE SCHOOL SYSTEM !!!

Albert Einstein once said Everybody’s a genius, but if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree It will live it’s whole life believing That it is stupid Ladies and gentlemen of the jury today on trial. We have Modern-day schooling Glad you could come not only …