The Universe is Big:  Brian Schmidt at TEDxSydney
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The Universe is Big: Brian Schmidt at TEDxSydney

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Denise RQ The Universe is big. Let’s take a tour of it using the speed of light as our guide. Light travels around the Earth 7.5 times a second, 300,000 kilometers per second. So that means when Neil Armstrong took his small step, we found out …

The dark side of the universe | Catherine Heymans | TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh
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The dark side of the universe | Catherine Heymans | TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh

Translator: Emma Gon Reviewer: Shlomo Adam I’d like you to imagine the scene. I am giving a talk to room full of around 200 eminent astrophysicists. But there has been a bit of a child care crisis. Child number two is sat grumpily in the front row. I am about …

TEDxBrownUniversity – Willoughby Britton – Why A Neuroscientist Would Study Meditation
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TEDxBrownUniversity – Willoughby Britton – Why A Neuroscientist Would Study Meditation

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So I’m really happy to be part of this historic event at Brown. I think it says a lot about where we are in history, a time when communication and information transfer between countries and hemispheres and states is greater than it ever has …

How I met God in a McDonald’s | Tracey Lind | TEDxClevelandStateUniversity
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How I met God in a McDonald’s | Tracey Lind | TEDxClevelandStateUniversity

Translator: Amanda Chu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thirty years ago, I met God in a McDonald’s. (Laughter) Really. It happened at five o’clock on the afternoon of January 31st, 1984. It was the day before my second semester of seminary. I’d entered divinity school to wrestle with two questions …

Happiness Matters: Tshering Tobgay at TEDxThimphu
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Happiness Matters: Tshering Tobgay at TEDxThimphu

Translator: Maricene Crus Reviewer: Tanya Cushman TED is about ideas. It’s about smart ideas. TED is about smart people sharing smart ideas with other smart people. I have a smart idea. It’s happiness. But I’ve stolen that smart idea, so, in a way, it makes me smart. (Laughter) That idea …

Mindfulness in Schools: Richard Burnett at TEDxWhitechapel
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Mindfulness in Schools: Richard Burnett at TEDxWhitechapel

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven The Mindfulness in Schools Project was created when some teaching colleagues and I shared an ambition to bring together two things that were really close to our hearts. One was mindfulness practice, which we’d be doing for many years, and the other …

Getting Free Of Self-Importance Is The Key To Happiness: Polly Young-Eisendrath at TEDxMiddlebury
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Getting Free Of Self-Importance Is The Key To Happiness: Polly Young-Eisendrath at TEDxMiddlebury

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Hello there. I’m really happy to be here. I might need a prop. Because what I’m going to talk about today involves being here with you, I would like to say hello and hear you say hello to me. So, I’m going …

The sound of happiness: Julian Treasure at TEDxCannes
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The sound of happiness: Julian Treasure at TEDxCannes

Translator: Thierry de Carvalho Banhete Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Thank you. Let’s talk about how sound affects our happiness at work. Because design largely takes place for the eyes in our society. When we think about design, we don’t think about the ears. Why is this? I would suggest, partly …

Happier in 5 Minutes | Ida Abdalkhani | TEDxOhioStateUniversity
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Happier in 5 Minutes | Ida Abdalkhani | TEDxOhioStateUniversity

Translator: Mengyu Zheng Reviewer: Denise RQ An astonishing 83% of Americans are stressed about their jobs, and about one in two of us struggle to stay happy. In fact, I’m one of them. What about you? I’m here to help you with that today by teaching you one thing and …

How Your Body Affects Your Happiness: Tal Shafir at TEDxJaffa 2013
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How Your Body Affects Your Happiness: Tal Shafir at TEDxJaffa 2013

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Do you know that you can affect your mood simply by holding and moving your body in a certain way? And I’m not talking about exercising to enhance your mood. I’m talking about doing movements that are associated with a certain emotion in …