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 …

How to Sell Without Selling Your Soul | Steve Harrison | TEDxWilmingtonSalon
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How to Sell Without Selling Your Soul | Steve Harrison | TEDxWilmingtonSalon

Translator: Zsuzsa Viola Reviewer: Tanya Cushman When I was a college student many moons ago, in Davidson, North Carolina, my resident adviser, Rob, came to me, and he said, “Steve, did I ever tell you about the great summer job that I had?” I said, “No.” He said, “It was …

How to Become a Sex God | Gregor Schmidinger | TEDxDonauinsel
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How to Become a Sex God | Gregor Schmidinger | TEDxDonauinsel

Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Denise RQ For most years of my 20s, I struggled with something that could easily be described as probably one of the worst nightmares of a 20-something guy. I suffered from ED, which is short for erectile dysfunction. This means I had a hard time – …

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 …

This is Your Brain on God | Michael Ferguson | TEDxSaltLakeCity
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This is Your Brain on God | Michael Ferguson | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven This is your brain on God. (Laughter) As a graduate student here at the University of Utah, my team and I had the opportunity to look inside the brains of believing Latter-day Saints, also known as Mormons, when they were praying, reading …

When God Talks Back | Tanya Luhrmann | TEDxStanford
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When God Talks Back | Tanya Luhrmann | TEDxStanford

What I want to talk about this morning is remarkable phenomenon that people not only talk to God but they learn to experience God is talking back Many many Americans are involved, and many other people are involved, as you may call, in a renewalist spirituality – a kind of …

Food As A Religion | Adam Melonas | TEDxCambridge
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Food As A Religion | Adam Melonas | TEDxCambridge

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven So it all started with a very, seemingly innocent little phrase: an apple a day keeps the doctor away. This little phrase, it marked the beginning of one of the greatest takedowns in marketing history. With this one phrase, we nullified the …

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness | Jarrod Brown | TEDxACU
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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness | Jarrod Brown | TEDxACU

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Denise RQ By the end of 2016, more than 5,000 people had drowned crossing the Mediterranean Sea. While indeed a large number of them were fleeing conflict, an overwhelming number of them were fleeing for their lives of trying to survive in extreme poverty. …

Managing for Happiness | Jurgen Appelo | TEDxLille
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Managing for Happiness | Jurgen Appelo | TEDxLille

Translator: Damien Selosse Reviewer: Juliet Vdt They are seen as untrustworthy, narcissistic, inauthentic bullies and they drive you all completely nuts — (French) The managers. (English) Let’s say your manager is Bill. You want to negotiate for a higher fee or salary but Bill said that, sadly, there was no …

How Laughing at Yourself Can Change the World | Brad Jenkins | TEDxCapeMay
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How Laughing at Yourself Can Change the World | Brad Jenkins | TEDxCapeMay

Translator: Theresa Ranft Reviewer: Peter van de Ven So, my name is Brad, and I have a quick confession before I start. And that is, at the tender age of nine years old, I thought of myself as a very strong black man. And I heard a little bit of …