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What's it like to be a robot? | Leila Takayama
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 51,574
We already live among robots: tools and machines like dishwashers and thermostats so integrated into our lives that we'd never think to call them that...
11:54
The surprising solution to ocean plastic | David Katz
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 58,962
Can we solve the problem of ocean plastic pollution and end extreme poverty at the same time? That's the ambitious goal of The Plastic Bank: a worldwi...
04:45
The dangerous evolution of HIV | Edsel Salvaña
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4 days ago ∗ Views: 55,819
Think we're winning the battle against HIV? Maybe not, as the next wave of drug-resistant viruses arrives. In an eye-opening talk, TED Fellow Edsel Sa...
15:36
The business benefits of doing good | Wendy Woods
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4 days ago ∗ Views: 23,561
"The only way we're going to make substantial progress on the challenging problems of our time is for business to drive the solutions," says social im...
14:15
An economic case for protecting the planet | Naoko Ishii
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5 days ago ∗ Views: 26,523
We all share one planet -- we breathe the same air, drink the same water and depend on the same oceans, forests and biodiversity. Economist Naoko Ishi...
13:07
What comes after tragedy? Forgiveness | Azim Khamisa and Ples Felix
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 32,120
On one awful night in 1995, Ples Felix's 14-year-old grandson murdered Azim Khamisa's son in a gang initiation fueled by drugs, alcohol and a false se...
11:01
Want to change the world? Start by being brave enough to care | Cleo Wade
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 103,628
Artist and poet Cleo Wade recites a moving poem about being an advocate for love and acceptance in a time when both seem in short supply. Woven betwee...
09:31
The hidden role informal caregivers play in health care | Scott Williams
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 24,876
Once a cared-for patient and now a caregiver himself, Scott Williams highlights the invaluable role of informal caregivers -- those friends and relati...
10:49
American bipartisan politics can be saved -- here's how | Bob Inglis
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 35,912
Former Republican member of the U.S. Congress Bob Inglis shares an optimistic message about how conservatives can lead on climate change and other pre...
13:46
Talk about your death while you're still healthy | Michelle Knox
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 48,283
Do you know what you want when you die? Do you know how you want to be remembered? In a candid, heartfelt talk about a subject most of us would rather...
14:12
The search for "aha!" moments | Matt Goldman
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 36,799
In 1988, Matt Goldman co-founded Blue Man Group, an off-Broadway production that became a sensation known for its humor, blue body paint and wild stun...
19:44
How to put the power of law in people's hands | Vivek Maru
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 33,660
What can you do when the wheels of justice don't turn fast enough? Or when they don't turn at all? Vivek Maru is working to transform the relationship...
15:15
A one-man musical phenomenon | Jacob Collier
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 74,209
Jacob Collier is a one-man band and force of nature. In a dynamic, colorful performance, he recreates the magical room at his home in London where he ...
08:36
How we can stop Africa's scientific brain drain | Kevin Njabo
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 23,176
How can Africans find solutions to Africa's problems? Conservation biologist Kevin Njabo tells his personal story of how he nearly became part of the ...
05:26
Want to be more creative? Go for a walk | Marily Oppezzo
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 127,616
When trying to come up with a new idea, we all have times when we get stuck. But according to research by behavioral and learning scientist Marily Opp...