Tag: English

Atom Scale Manufacturing: The Path to Ultimate Green Technologies | Robert Wolkow | TEDxYYC

Manufacturing with atoms has been the siren's call for many researchers who believed it was the key that could unlock enormous new potential in how we build things. We could develop products that are perfectly precise, contain zero waste and...

/ September 21, 2019

Walking in search of the metre | Sara Morawetz | TEDxSydney

What is a metre –– is it approximately an arm’s length? An average stride? Or is it something more –– something scientific? Artist Sara Morawetz embarked on a journey to find out –– walking for 112 days along the length...

/ September 20, 2019

What are the consequences of misleading statistics? | Lilit Tarverdyan | TEDxAUA

Do you believe every statistics that's being reported? In this talk, Lilit explores how fake statistics deceive us and lead to misleading conclusions. She suggests ways we can use to resist falling under the influence of false information and avoiding...

/ September 20, 2019

Quick Decisions and Steadfast Commitment. | Dinesh Nair | TEDxPodarInternationalSchool

Dinesh talks about the significance of accepting the current situation and daring to think outside the box in order to achieve something phenomenal. This talk will not only provide a glimpse into the hardships of life in sports but will...

/ September 20, 2019

The Samaritan’s Eye | Pierre Grigor | TEDxSwakopmund

Pierre obtained 4 university degrees and amongst others worked as a Public Prosecutor and Human Resources practitioner before he studied Theology at the University of Stellenbosch. He started his theological career as Dutch Reformed minister in the Eastern Cape where...

/ September 20, 2019

How social entrepreneurs change the world | Michael Lodberg Olsen | TEDxSlottsparken

How to make a change for people living on the streets? Michael Lodberg Olsen is a Danish social entrepreneur. In the past 20 years, he has created new innovative solutions on the edge of the law – creating new possibilities...

/ September 20, 2019

Expressing what can’t be said with words | Carrie Rudzinski | TEDxChristchurch

Carrie Rudzinski knows what it means to be searingly honest, using her poetry to explore who she is, what she's lived through and what she believes in. In this powerful and emotional performance, Carrie shares two of her poems, and...

/ September 19, 2019

Get up and dance! | Mundi | TEDxChristchurch

Enjoy Mundi's rollicking performance of their songs "Still Song Goes On" and "Geosmin" from the album Pale Blue Dot (https://open.spotify.com/album/4P3iawYoFPkVQvVCTlR3Xg). You can find more of their music on their website (http://www.mundi.co.nz/) and on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/www.mundi.co.nz/). Mundi is a Christchurch- and...

/ September 19, 2019

How to eat ketchup on Mars | Sarah Kessans | TEDxChristchurch

If we want to become a multi-planetary species, we're going to have to figure out how to eat on our new homes. In this accessible yet educational talk, Dr Sarah Kessans shares how advances in genetic engineering, and our ability...

/ September 19, 2019

The barriers to becoming a doctor with quadriplegia | Dinesh Palipana | TEDxBrisbane

A puddle of water on a highway changed medical student Dinesh Palipana's life forever. After his accident, his strength and determination saw him return to complete medical school – now with quadriplegia. This deeply personal, inspiring and at times heartbreaking...

/ September 19, 2019

When everyone topped math : SIMPLEST strategies to counter math-phobia. | Satyam Mishra | TEDxMAIT

The ‘fear of math’ literally affects millions of students across the world, to an extent that the fear is even considered ‘normal’ at times and sometimes blamed on the subject. Sharing the SIMPLEST of ideas that have worked for kids around...

/ September 19, 2019

(RE)connect to Living Nature | Ille C. Gebeshuber | TEDxTUWien

“A fundamental error of our thinking is that we assume the world is endless. It is not.” Physics professor Ille C. Gebeshuber from the TU Wien works on positive technologies that are beneficial for people and the biosphere. She is...

/ September 19, 2019

Addicted to growth – GDP as a hallmark of the Anthropocene | Richard Waters | TEDxDurhamUniversity

Richard Waters has been involved in environmental campaigning for many years. He has written articles, led projects and delivered talks on a variety of environmental consequences of growth and sheds light on humanity's intractable addiction to growth at all costs....

/ September 19, 2019

Mental Health: Where do we go from here? | Lewis Alexander Baxter | TEDxDurhamUniversity

Lewis Alexander Baxter is a first-year law student at Durham University. Experienced in public speaking and event hosting, Lewis is an integral part of the Blurred Line Group, which supports mental-health projects and aims to make mental health a clearer...

/ September 19, 2019

Enough with Economic Growth: an alternative to GDP | Alice Lassman | TEDxDurhamUniversity

Alice Lassman is a second year Durham University student studying Geography, Laidlaw Scholar in Economics and Indigo prize winner. Her talk, centered around why economic indicators need to change, based itself on how society needs to work towards collaborative nations'...

/ September 19, 2019

From judgement to powerful stories | Karolina Mazetyte | TEDxSlottsparken

Throughout life, we learn how to hide our real stories, because we are taught that if we talk about our struggles in public, we will be judged, will not be worth of love and respect. The fear to be judged...

/ September 19, 2019

Start seeing people for who they really are | Aisha Mossberg | TEDxSlottsparken

Go head to head with your conscious and unconscious biases in this talk about the boxes we put ourselves and others in. In her talk, Aisha Mossberg, will share glimpses of the lives of three people who transformed the way...

/ September 19, 2019

Discovering Exploration | Shawna Pandya | TEDxISU

From testing spacesuits in microgravity to conducting science on the ocean floor to simulating “real life on fake Mars” in the Utah desert, we live on an orb of innumerable mysteries, all waiting to be uncovered. We should feel more...

/ September 19, 2019

What is the true price of corruption? | Armen Avak Avakian | TEDxAUA

There is no country in the world that has no corruption, but how much does it "cost"? In this talk, Armen explores the causes of corruption and its consequences. He challenges to think about the "price" that we pay for...

/ September 19, 2019

The AI Revolution is Beyond Our Matrix | Xerxes Voshmgir | TEDxKlagenfurt

On the verge of the superhuman revolution and the exponential age, artificial intelligence might become the next step in human evolution. Xerxes describes with the convergence of AI, IoT, Big Data and Blockchain we create the first intelligent autonomous technological...

/ September 19, 2019