Tag: TED

Sep 12, 2017

The Life Cycle of a T-Shirt

The Life Cycle of a T-Shirt

Annually, we sell and buy 2 billion t-shirts globally, making it one of the most common garments in the world. But how and where is the average t-shirt made, and what’s its environmental impact?

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Mar 23, 2017

How To Practice Effectively For Just About Anything

How To Practice Effectively For Just About Anything

Mastering any physical skill takes practice. Annie Bosler and Don Greene explain how practice affects the inner workings of our brains.

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Mar 22, 2017

Meet The Tardigrade aka The Water Bear aka The Toughest Animal on Earth

Meet The Tardigrade aka The Water Bear aka The Toughest Animal on Earth

They can go without water for decades, survive the hottest and coldest environments on Earth, and can even withstand high levels of radiation

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Jul 25, 2016

The Founder of TED Lists His 5 Favorite TED Talks

The Founder of TED Lists His 5 Favorite TED Talks

TED founder Chris Anderson lists his top 5 TED talks along with a brief explanation why he found each talk so enlightening

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Jun 13, 2016

This Parody of Every TED Talk Ever is Priceless

This Parody of Every TED Talk Ever is Priceless

This talk could change your life, but it probably won’t

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May 1, 2016

Watch What Happens When Monkeys Get Different Rewards for Doing the Same Task

Watch What Happens When Monkeys Get Different Rewards for Doing the Same Task

It’s a lesson in inequality

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Feb 11, 2016

What Researchers Learned from the World’s Longest Study on Happiness

What Researchers Learned from the World’s Longest Study on Happiness

Psychiatrist Robert Waldinger is the 4th director of the ongoing, 75-year-old study on adult development and happiness. This is what they’ve learned

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