Month: August 2019

FEAR | Prince Saroj Kumar | TEDxHillPatna

The talk is about how our thought process affects our mind. And how the surrounding plays a critical role in developing a negative or positive mindset. He is mainly working with students, parents and teachers on the topic of mental...

/ August 31, 2019

RANAPA DANCE (Performance) | Swayam Prabha | TEDxHillPatna

Ranapa is an traditional folk dance of Ganjam,Odisha. Ranapa literally means "war on stilt" and the dance is prevalent among the cowherd community of the region.The young village-dancers standing on the stilts dance with a lot ease to the tune...

/ August 31, 2019

ODISSI DANCE (Performance) | Shekhar Suman Majhi | TEDxHillPatna

Mangala Charan in Odissi dance is performed to mark the beginning, by seeking blessings from the almighty. Odissi is the classical dance that is originated in the Hindu temples of Odisha which represents Odisha indeed. He is a young aspiring...

/ August 31, 2019

Redefining our Basic Instinct | Srinjana Sriram | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Our basic instinct is caused by our Schema. This talk discusses the basic instincts of humanity and reveals how this controls or is controlled by the personalities of individuals My name is Srinjana Sriram and I am an NPSi student....

/ August 31, 2019

If you thought politics is a circus, think again | Māra Pāvula | TEDxRiga

Would you say that sometimes political processes can become… a circus? Consider this the next time you want to use this metaphor — in reality, the circus is a tight-knit community of hardworking individuals with a deep trust in one...

/ August 31, 2019

Fear | Shruti Pathak | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Fear is a powerful powerful emotion. Shruti Pathak discusses the neurological mechanism behind this emotion and how we can control our mind-controlling fears. I'm a 16 year old student who likes to draw, watch shows, and sleep in my free...

/ August 31, 2019

We’re Afraid North Korea Did Nothing Today | Krithik Rock | TEDxNPSISSingapore

North Korea has many rumors surrounding it. Krithik Rock addresses these rumors and discusses their roots. Krithik Medwin Rock is a seventeen-year-old student at NPSi who is probably just excessively pretentious and eloquent besides heavily-opinionated. Possessing an ardent affinity for...

/ August 31, 2019

Cryonics | Rishi Agrawal | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Here Rishi Agrawal takes a unique approach to the topic talking about the possibility of the literal revival of humanity in the future through the use of cryogenics. Rishi Agrawal is currently studying IB at NPS international school. He intends...

/ August 31, 2019

Keynote Speech | Sonal Kapoor | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Sonal Kapoor talks about the importance of societal unity. Being the founder of the Charity Organisation Protsahan, she explains how even the smallest actions can improve the lives of others dramatically. Sonal Kapoor is the Founder Director at Protsahan India...

/ August 31, 2019

Empathy in the 21st Century | Priyankar Kandarpa | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Empathy, it can tie societies together into one big family, however the lack of it can cause the most extreme conflicts. Priyankar Kandarpa talks about this powerful force and how it can revive humanity and restore its true nature. Priyankar...

/ August 31, 2019

I Am Because We Are | Ayushi Lahiry | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Humans are social creatures as suggested by the concept of Ubuntu. This talk dives into the true meaning of this, exploring multiples themes such as sharing and happiness. Ayushi Lahiry is a high school student with a passion for just...

/ August 31, 2019

Does Freedom Of Speech Give Us The Right To Offend? | Trisha Unnikrishnan | TEDxNPSISSingapore

Freedom Of Speech and Offense, how often do they exist hand-in-hand? Trisha Unnikrishnan tackles this question through this speech, delving into the differences between speaking up against a person and speaking up against a belief. I'm a 16 year old...

/ August 31, 2019

Tether Plans to Mint Digital Yuan and Commodity Coins, Says Bitfinex Shareholder

Tether Holdings, the firm that issues tether (USDT), has plans to launch an offshore Chinese yuan stablecoin called CNHT. Tether’s digital dollar presence within the crypto economy has been massive in recent months, seeing significant demand from China. Bitfinex shareholder...

/ August 30, 2019

Here Are 9 Affordable Works We Love at the Portal Fair on Governor’s Island, New York’s Least Pretentious Art Fair

Labor Day weekend marks the start of the newly rechristened art fair Portal: Governors Island, the free annual event that takes over the deteriorating brick mansions that once housed officers on New York’s Governors Island, a quirky historic destination that has recently...

/ August 30, 2019

Useful Beliefs – Achieving the Impossible | Chris Helder | TEDxMelbourne

If you could have one simple concept that radically changed your life, what would that be? Chris Helder discusses a single simple premise that could change everything. Chris Helder is a business communication genius and master storyteller whose presentations have...

/ August 30, 2019

An explorers guide to being limitless | Tim Jarvis | TEDxMelbourne

Tim Jarvis AM is an environmental scientist, author and adventurer. Known for his historically authentic expeditions by Sir Douglas Mawson (1911) and Sir Ernest Shackleton(1914). His current environmental project 25zero aims to raise awareness of climate change by focusing on...

/ August 30, 2019

How Periods Transformed My Worldview | Olie Body | TEDxWellington

The interplay of sustainability, empowerment and menstruation was first realised to Olie when she moved to India, working with locals to distribute reusable menstrual cloth kits. Upon her return to Aotearoa New Zealand, she started questioning local attitudes and insular...

/ August 30, 2019

Let’s Measure What We Treasure: Human Rights | Anne-Marie Brook | TEDxWellington

Anne-Marie is a former OECD economist with a passion for helping to bring about systemic change. She believes that having good metrics for tracking the human rights performance of countries is a prerequisite for the collective action that is needed...

/ August 30, 2019

Ghost Fishing:Conservation, Education & Exploration | Rob & Dr. Serena Wilson & Cox | TEDxWellington

Rob is the president and founder of Ghost Fishing New Zealand. He has a passion for marine conservation and the marine environment and has been involved in underwater clean ups for over 10 years. Rob is a photographer and has...

/ August 30, 2019

Every Body Is A Treasure | Mandi Lynn | TEDxWellington

Mandi Lynn is a former U.S. Nurse Corps Naval Officer who immigrated to New Zealand 18 years ago. She was a closeted creative who took the leap of faith to become a full time artist. Now a Master Photographer and...

/ August 30, 2019