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Science in service to the public good | Siddhartha Roy 14:34

Science in service to the publ...

We give scientists and engineers great technical training, but we're not as good at teaching ethical decision-making or building character. Take, for ...


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On tennis, love and motherhood | Serena Williams and Gayle King 18:29

On tennis, love and motherhood...

Twenty-three Grand Slam titles later, tennis superstar Serena Williams sits down with journalist Gayle King to share a warm, mischievous conversation ...


Published 17 hours ago • Views: 14,065

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What you can do to prevent Alzheimer 13:57

What you can do to prevent Alz...

Alzheimer's doesn't have to be your brain's destiny, says neuroscientist and author of "Still Alice," Lisa Genova. She shares the latest science inves...


Published 4 days ago • Views: 89,947

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How fake news does real harm | Stephanie Busari 06:27

How fake news does real harm |...

On April 14, 2014, the terrorist organization Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, Nigeria. Around the world, the c...


Published 4 days ago • Views: 42,494

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How I learned to read -- and trade stocks -- in prison | Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll 11:04

How I learned to read -- and t...

Financial literacy isn't a skill -- it's a lifestyle. Take it from Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll. As an incarcerated individual, Caroll knows the power...


Published 5 days ago • Views: 82,329

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A doctor 15:08

A doctor's case for medical ma...

Physician David Casarett was tired of hearing hype and half-truths around medical marijuana, so he put on his skeptic's hat and investigated on his ow...


Published 5 days ago • Views: 41,820

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A video game to cope with grief | Amy Green 10:35

A video game to cope with grie...

When Amy Green's young son was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor, she made up a bedtime story for his siblings to teach them about cancer. What result...


Published 6 days ago • Views: 56,619

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How radio telescopes show us unseen galaxies | Natasha Hurley-Walker 15:26

How radio telescopes show us u...

Our universe is strange, wonderful and vast, says astronomer Natasha Hurley-Walker. A spaceship can't carry you into its depths (yet) -- but a radio t...


Published 7 days ago • Views: 52,705

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We should all be feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 29:29

We should all be feminists | C...

We teach girls that they can have ambition, but not too much ... to be successful, but not too successful, or they'll threaten men, says author Chimam...


Published 1 week ago • Views: 52,285

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How do you build a sacred space? | Siamak Hariri 12:47

How do you build a sacred spac...

To design the Bahá'í Temple of South America, architect Siamak Hariri focused on illumination -- from the temple's form, which captures the movement...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 62,310

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Thoughts on humanity, fame and love | Shah Rukh Khan 17:52

Thoughts on humanity, fame and...

"I sell dreams, and I peddle love to millions of people," says Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood's biggest star. In this charming, funny talk, Khan traces the...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 1,813,702

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Poetry, music and identity | Jorge Drexler 16:41

Poetry, music and identity | J...

Full English subtitles are available for this talk -- click the CC button in the bottom right of your screen to turn subtitles on.) One night in 2002,...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 62,755

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A simple birth kit for mothers in the developing world | Zubaida Bai 06:45

A simple birth kit for mothers...

TED Fellow Zubaida Bai works with medical professionals, midwives and mothers to bring dignity and low-cost interventions to women's health care. In t...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 26,224

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An intergalactic guide to using a defibrillator | Todd Scott 05:23

An intergalactic guide to usin...

If Yoda goes into cardiac arrest, will you know what to do? Artist and first-aid enthusiast Todd Scott breaks down what you need to know about using a...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 38,659

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In praise of conflict | Jonathan Marks 14:57

In praise of conflict | Jonath...

Conflict is bad; compromise, consensus and collaboration are good — or so we're told. Lawyer and bioethicist Jonathan Marks challenges this conventi...


Published 2 weeks ago • Views: 35,060

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3 ways to plan for the (very) long term | Ari Wallach 13:43

3 ways to plan for the (very) ...

We increasingly make decisions based on short-term goals and gains -- an approach that makes the future more uncertain and less safe. How can we learn...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 104,060

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The future we 40:51

The future we're building -- a...

Elon Musk discusses his new project digging tunnels under LA, the latest from Tesla and SpaceX and his motivation for building a future on Mars in con...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 942,815

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The conversation we 13:46

The conversation we're not hav...

Full English subtitles are available for this talk -- click the CC button in the bottom right of your screen to turn subtitles on.) We need to talk to...


Published 3 weeks ago • Views: 70,993

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Why the only future worth building includes everyone | Pope Francis 17:52

Why the only future worth buil...

Turn on subtitles, available in more than 20 languages, using the CC button in the bottom right of your screen.) A single individual is enough for hop...


Published 4 weeks ago • Views: 504,911

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How to practice safe sexting | Amy Adele Hasinoff 14:26

How to practice safe sexting |...

Sexting, like anything that's fun, runs its risks -- but a serious violation of privacy shouldn't be one of them. Amy Adele Hasinoff looks at problema...


Published 2 months ago • Views: 98,890

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