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How to get better at the things you care about | Eduardo Briceño 11:23

How to get better at the thing...

Working hard but not improving? You're not alone. Eduardo Briceño reveals a simple way to think about getting better at the things you do, whether th...


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Why you should love statistics | Alan Smith 12:50

Why you should love statistics...

Think you're good at guessing stats? Guess again. Whether we consider ourselves math people or not, our ability to understand and work with numbers is...


Published 2 days ago • Views: 54,934

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Nationalism vs. globalism: the new political divide | Yuval Noah Harari 01:09

Nationalism vs. globalism: the...

How do we make sense of today's political divisions? In a wide-ranging conversation full of insight, historian Yuval Harari places our current turmoil...


Published 3 days ago • Views: 73,955

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Help discover ancient ruins -- before it 21:03

Help discover ancient ruins --...

Sarah Parcak uses satellites orbiting hundreds of miles above Earth to uncover hidden ancient treasures buried beneath our feet. There's a lot to disc...


Published 4 days ago • Views: 38,714

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A young scientist 00:08

A young scientist's quest for ...

Deepika Kurup has been determined to solve the global water crisis since she was 14 years old, after she saw kids outside her grandparents' house in I...


Published 1 week ago • Views: 59,549

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What we don 20:12

What we don't know about Europ...

As the child of an Afghan mother and Pakistani father raised in Norway, Deeyah Khan knows what it's like to be a young person stuck between your commu...


Published 1 week ago • Views: 86,152

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Where is cybercrime really coming from? | Caleb Barlow 14:28

Where is cybercrime really com...

Cybercrime netted a whopping $450 billion in profits last year, with 2 billion records lost or stolen worldwide. Security expert Caleb Barlow calls ou...


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Buildings that blend nature and city | Jeanne Gang 11:56

Buildings that blend nature an...

A skyscraper that channels the breeze ... a building that creates community around a hearth ... Jeanne Gang uses architecture to build relationships. ...


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Our story of rape and reconciliation | Thordis Elva and Tom Stranger 19:07

Our story of rape and reconcil...

In 1996, Thordis Elva shared a teenage romance with Tom Stranger, an exchange student from Australia. After a school dance, Tom raped Thordis, after w...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 244,528

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The ethical dilemma of designer babies | Paul Knoepfler 18:20

The ethical dilemma of designe...

Creating genetically modified children is no longer a science fiction fantasy; it's a likely future scenario. Biologist Paul Knoepfler estimates that ...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 81,687

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How to have better political conversations | Robb Willer 12:02

How to have better political c...

Robb Willer studies the forces that unite and divide us. As a social psychologist, he researches how moral values -- typically a source of division --...


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Art made of the air we breathe |  Emily Parsons-Lord 10:50

Art made of the air we breathe...

Emily Parsons-Lord re-creates air from distinct moments in Earth's history -- from the clean, fresh-tasting air of the Carboniferous period to the sod...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 62,012

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How to gain control of your free time | Laura Vanderkam 11:55

How to gain control of your fr...

There are 168 hours in each week. How do we find time for what matters most? Time management expert Laura Vanderkam studies how busy people spend ...


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Will automation take away all our jobs? | David Autor 18:38

Will automation take away all ...

Here's a paradox you don't hear much about: despite a century of creating machines to do our work for us, the proportion of adults in the US with a jo...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 118,220

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To solve old problems, study new species | Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado 12:40

To solve old problems, study n...

Nature is wonderfully abundant, diverse and mysterious -- but biological research today tends to focus on only seven species, including rats, chickens...


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If a story moves you, act on it | Sisonke Msimang 12:47

If a story moves you, act on i...

Stories are necessary, but they're not as magical as they seem, says writer Sisonke Msimang. In this funny and thoughtful talk, Msimang questions our ...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 63,677

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Meet the inventor of the electronic spreadsheet | Dan Bricklin 12:01

Meet the inventor of the elect...

Dan Bricklin changed the world forever when he codeveloped VisiCalc, the first electronic spreadsheet and grandfather of programs you probably use eve...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 74,182

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The next step in nanotechnology | George Tulevski 09:36

The next step in nanotechnolog...

Nearly every other year the transistors that power silicon computer chip shrink in size by half and double in performance, enabling our devices to bec...


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Want kids to learn well? Feed them well | Sam Kass 12:09

Want kids to learn well? Feed ...

What can we expect our kids to learn if they're hungry or eating diets full of sugar and empty of nutrients? Former White House Chef and food policyma...


Published 4 weeks ago • Views: 91,061

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A better way to talk about love | Mandy Len Catron 15:18

A better way to talk about lov...

In love, we fall. We're struck, we're crushed, we swoon. We burn with passion. Love makes us crazy and makes us sick. Our hearts ache, and then they b...


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