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How to transform apocalypse fatigue into action on global warming | Per Espen Stoknes
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 38,895
The biggest obstacle to dealing with climate disruptions lies between your ears, says psychologist and economist Per Espen Stokes. He's spent years st...
05:57
Why do I make art? To build time capsules for my heritage | Kayla Briët
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 22,444
Kayla Briët creates art that explores identity and self-discovery -- and the fear that her culture may someday be forgotten. She shares how she found...
14:37
I don't want children -- stop telling me I'll change my mind | Christen Reighter
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 83,713
One in five women in the United States will not have a biological child, and Christen Reighter is one of them. From a young age, she knew she didn't k...
07:02
How my dad's dementia changed my idea of death (and life) | Beth Malone
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4 days ago ∗ Views: 40,577
With warmth and grace, Beth Malone tells the deeply personal story of her dad's struggle with frontotemporal lobe dementia, and how it changed how she...
07:42
How the military fights climate change | David Titley
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5 days ago ∗ Views: 39,070
Military leaders have known for millennia that the time to prepare for a challenge is before it hits you, says scientist and retired US Navy officer D...
13:46
The Housing First approach to homelessness | Lloyd Pendleton
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 25,550
What do you think would happen if you invited an individual with mental health issues who had been homeless for many years to move directly from the s...
06:25
How to talk (and listen) to transgender people | Jackson Bird
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 67,433
Gender should be the least remarkable thing about someone, but transgender people are still too often misunderstood. To help those who are scared to a...
12:24
What I learned serving time for a crime I didn't commit | Teresa Njoroge
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7 days ago ∗ Views: 61,575
In 2011, Teresa Njoroge was convicted of a financial crime she didn't commit -- the result of a long string of false accusations, increasing bribe att...
16:04
How judges can show respect | Victoria Pratt
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 41,653
In halls of justice around the world, how can we ensure everyone is treated with dignity and respect? A pioneering judge in New Jersey, Victoria Pratt...
17:11
The biggest risks facing cities -- and some solutions | Robert Muggah
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 51,941
With fantastic new maps that show interactive, visual representations of urban fragility, Robert Muggah articulates an ancient but resurging idea: cit...
14:12
Why wildfires have gotten worse -- and what we can do about it | Paul Hessburg
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 44,810
Megafires, individual fires that burn more than 100000 acres, are on the rise in the western United States -- the direct result of unintentional yet m...
16:43
Why women stay silent after sexual assault (with English subtitles) | Inés Hercovich
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 48,914
Full English subtitles are available for this talk -- click the CC button in the bottom right of your screen to turn subtitles on.) Why do women who e...
13:08
For the love of birds | Washington Wachira
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 25,829
From the glorious crested guinea fowl to the adulterous African jacana to vultures that can pick a zebra carcass clean in 30 minutes, Washington Wachi...
14:04
The surprisingly charming science of your gut | Giulia Enders
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 144,870
Ever wonder how we poop? Learn about the gut -- the system where digestion (and a whole lot more) happens -- as doctor and author Giulia Enders takes ...
09:21
Sci-fi stories that imagine a future Africa | Nnedi Okorafor
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 49,631
"My science fiction has different ancestors -- African ones," says writer Nnedi Okorafor. In between excerpts from her "Binti" series and her novel "L...