Bears Ears, a sacred land for Native Americans and a geological gem in jeopardy
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Bears Ears, a sacred land for Native Americans and a geological gem in jeopardy

This is sacred lands for Native Americans. Named after the distinctive twin peaks, Bears Ears is a geological gem deep in the state of Utah. The unique landscape fascinates environmentalists and adventurers alike. Here, a group of tourists are visiting some homes carved into the rocks. “This one’s pretty impressive …

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 …

JESUS, (Spanish, Latin American), Sermon on the Mount of Jesus
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JESUS, (Spanish, Latin American), Sermon on the Mount of Jesus

…18, 19, 20. That’s all I’ve got. What do you mean that’s all you’ve got?! How terrible for you who are rich now. You have had your easy life. He doesn’t want to be rich. He must be mad. How terrible for you who laugh now, for you shall mourn …

Religion in a revolutionary society (1974) | ARCHIVES
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Religion in a revolutionary society (1974) | ARCHIVES

Man: The American Enterprise Institute presents the Distinguished Lecture Series on the Bicentennial of the United States. Our host for this thought-provoking series is Vermont Royster, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist with the Wallstreet Journal and Professor of Journalism and Public Affairs at the University of North Carolina. Vermont: I’m Vermont Royster …

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 …

GOP Jesus
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GOP Jesus

– Truly I say unto you, whoever welcomes one of these little ones in my name might be letting in a murderer or a drug. Let’s get her to a detention center, you know, until we can figure out what’s going on. I was hungry and you gave me something …

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. …