Tag: TED

Moral behavior in animals | Frans de Waal

Moral behavior in animals | Frans de Waal

I was born in Den Bosch, where the painter Hieronymus Bosch named himself after. And I’ve always been very fond of this painter who lived and worked in the 15th century. And what is interesting about him in…

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Feats of memory anyone can do | Joshua Foer

Feats of memory anyone can do | Joshua Foer

I’d like to invite you to close your eyes. Imagine yourself standing outside the front door of your home. I’d like you to notice the color of the door, the material that it’s made out of. Now visualize…

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Top hacker shows us how it’s done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwest

Top hacker shows us how it’s done | Pablos Holman | TEDxMidwest

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo So this is a hotel room, kind of like the one I’m staying in. I get bored sometimes. A room like this has not a lot to offer for entertainment. But…

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A Saudi, an Indian and an Iranian walk into a Qatari bar … | Maz Jobrani

A Saudi, an Indian and an Iranian walk into a Qatari bar … | Maz Jobrani

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast Hello, Doha. Hello! Salaam alaikum. I love coming to Doha. It’s such an international place. It feels like the United Nations here. You land at the airport, and you’re welcomed by an…

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We all worry about the threat of terrorism but should we? | Stephen Coleman | TEDxCanberra

We all worry about the threat of terrorism but should we? | Stephen Coleman | TEDxCanberra

Translator: Adam Authier Reviewer: Denise RQ You may have absolutely no idea what I’m about to talk about, but as soon as I throw up something like this, you’re probably all thinking, “Oh, he’s going to talk about…

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Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education

Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education

Translator: Morton Bast Reviewer: Thu-Huong Ha Like many of you, I’m one of the lucky people. I was born to a family where education was pervasive. I’m a third-generation PhD, a daughter of two academics. In my childhood,…

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The first 20 hours — how to learn anything | Josh Kaufman | TEDxCSU

The first 20 hours — how to learn anything | Josh Kaufman | TEDxCSU

Translator: Gustavo Rocha Reviewer: Marssi Draw Hi everyone. Two year ago, my life changed forever. My wife Kelsey and I welcomed our daughter Lela into the world. Now, becoming a parent is an amazing experience. Your whole world…

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Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates

Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates

I’m going to talk today about energy and climate. And that might seem a bit surprising, because my full-time work at the foundation is mostly about vaccines and seeds, about the things that we need to invent and…

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Build a tower, build a team | Tom Wujec

Build a tower, build a team | Tom Wujec

Several years ago here at TED, Peter Skillman introduced a design challenge called the marshmallow challenge. And the idea’s pretty simple: Teams of four have to build the tallest free-standing structure out of 20 sticks of spaghetti, one…

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Creating ethical cultures in business: Brooke Deterline at TEDxPresidio

Creating ethical cultures in business: Brooke Deterline at TEDxPresidio

Translator: Ilze Garda Reviewer: Maricene Crus So I got an e-mail last week from the conference organizer; it said, “Good news! You’re going after Van Jones.” (Laughter) I thought, “In whose alternate universe is it a good thing…

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