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Today's TED Talk - Lessons from the longest study on human development:


For the past 70 years, scientists in Britain have been studying thousands of children through their lives to find out why some end up happy and healthy while others struggle. It's the longest-running ...


Today's TED Talk - Future tech will give you the benefits of city life anywhere:


Don't believe predictions that say the future is trending towards city living. Urbanization is actually reaching the end of its cycle, says logistics expert Julio Gil, and soon more people will ...


Today's TED Talk - What intelligent machines can learn from a school of fish:


Science fiction visions of the future show us AI built to replicate our way of thinking -- but what if we modeled it instead on the other kinds of intelligence found in nature? Robotics engineer Radhika ...


NEW ON TED.COM - What really motivates people to be honest in business:


Each year, one in seven large corporations commits fraud. Why? To find out, Alexander Wagner takes us inside the economics, ethics and psychology of doing the right thing. Join him for an introspective ...


Today's TED Talk - The real reason manufacturing jobs are disappearing:


We've heard a lot of rhetoric lately suggesting that countries like the US are losing valuable manufacturing jobs to lower-cost markets like China, Mexico and Vietnam -- and that protectionism is the ...


TED Talk of the week - Manoush Zomorodi: How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas:


Do you sometimes have your most creative ideas while folding laundry, washing dishes or doing nothing in particular? It's because when your body goes on autopilot, your brain gets busy forming new neural ...


Today's TED Talk - Meet Spot, the robot dog that can run, hop and open doors:


That science fiction future where robots can do what people and animals do may be closer than you think. Marc Raibert, founder of Boston Dynamics, is developing advanced robots that can gallop like a ...


Today's TED Talk - A simple new blood test that can catch cancer early:


Jimmy Lin is developing technologies to catch cancer months to years before current methods. He shares a breakthrough technique that looks for small signals of cancer's presence via a simple blood test, ...


Today's TED Talk - How cohousing can make us happier (and live longer):


Loneliness doesn't always stem from being alone. For architect Grace Kim, loneliness is a function of how socially connected we feel to the people around us -- and it's often the result of the homes we ...


Today's TED Talk - Don't feel sorry for refugees -- believe in them:


"We have seen advances in every aspect of our lives -- except our humanity," says Luma Mufleh, a Jordanian immigrant and Muslim of Syrian descent who founded the first accredited school for refugees in ...


Today's TED Talk - Science didn't understand my kids' rare disease until I decided to study it:


Meet Sharon Terry, a former college chaplain and stay-at-home mom who took the medical research world by storm when her two young children were diagnosed with a rare disease known as pseudoxanthoma ...


TED Talk - How to exploit democracy | Laura Galante:


Hacking, fake news, information bubbles ... all these and more have become part of the vernacular in recent years. But as cyberspace analyst Laura Galante describes in this alarming talk, the real target ...


TED Talks - This is what's in Elon Musk's brain right now:


Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk has envisioned the future of travel and it's getting close -- and fast. Motoring from Los Angeles to New York City in a fully autonomous car? By the end of 2017, ...


TED Talk: Prioritizing these three things will improve your life -- and maybe even save it:


Want to live longer, enjoy life more and actually find that elusive happiness? Among the dozens of big ideas shared this week at the international TED conference -- from a robot that could outperform ...


TED Day Three: The Mind-Scrambling TED Talk I Won't Stop Sharing:


For a reporter, trying to wrap your head around TED can be difficult. Famous people stride by everywhere. The sessions come in a deluge of sweeping, world-consequential themes: artificial intelligence, ...


Today's TED Talk - What you can do to prevent Alzheimer's:


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 investigating the disease -- and some promising research ...


TEDxStanford's 'In the Moment' theme encourages reflection amidst tumult:


Speakers at the sixth annual TEDxStanford conference addressed pressing issues, including foreign policy crises, the nation's opioid epidemic and affordable health care. The event inspired attendees ...


Today's TED Talk - Pope Francis: "Why the only future worth building includes everyone":


A single individual is enough for hope to exist, and that individual can be you, says His Holiness Pope Francis in this searing TED Talk delivered directly from Vatican City. In a hopeful message to people ...


Speaker Submissions Sought for TEDxWhitefish 2017! YAY!:


Due to overwhelming interest from highly qualified individuals, we've decided to use an application process for the event. To be considered as a speaker or a performer please complete the following. ...


TEDxBozeman 4/8/17 is SOLD OUT - Live Viewing Locations Available:


But we have great news for those of you who don't have tickets: You're invited to attend one of the LIVE viewing parties happening across Southwest Montana. These viewing parties are completely ...


Speakers named for TEDx Bozeman 2017, Saturday, April 8:


TEDx Bozeman http://tedxbozeman.com/ organizers have named speakers for the 2017 installment of their annual lecture event, to be held at noon Saturday, April 8, at the Commons at Baxter and Love. The ...


TED Talk - This is what happens when you reply to spam email - A profoundly and absurdly human interaction:


James makes the uncommon choice of hitting the "reply" button, and so begins what has to be one of the funniest TED Talks of all time, "This is what happens when you reply to spam email." It's good for ...


10 must-watch TED Talks from 2016:


We asked TED's head curator, Chris Anderson, to choose the 10 must-watch talks from this year -- the unmissable moments, from science to self, with the inspiration you need to close this year and look ...


Today's TED Talk - 4 ways to build a human company in the age of machines:


In the face of artificial intelligence and machine learning, we need a new radical humanism, says Tim Leberecht. For the self-described "business romantic," this means designing organizations and workplaces ...


This Parody Of Every TED Talk Ever Is Absolutely Perfect:


"Let's look at a picture of the planet for no reason. What happens if I put some words over it? How about a number? By doing this, I've now made you think that I know what I'm talking about." Full ...


Today's TED Talk - Can we build AI without losing control over it?:


Scared of superintelligent AI? You should be, says neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris -- and not just in some theoretical way. We're going to build superhuman machines, says Harris, but we haven't ...


Today's TED Talk - Why you should know how much your coworkers get paid:


How much do you get paid? How does it compare to the people you work with? You should know, and so should they, says management researcher David Burkus. In this talk, Burkus questions our cultural assumptions ...


Today's TED Talk - Why some people are more altruistic than others:


Why do some people do selfless things, helping other people even at risk to their own well-being? Psychology researcher Abigail Marsh studies the motivations of people who do extremely altruistic acts, ...


Today's TED Talk - The agony of trying to unsubscribe:


It happens to all of us: you unsubscribe from an unwanted marketing email, and a few days later another message from the same company pops up in your inbox. Comedian James Veitch turned this frustration ...


Today's TED Talk - Why you should talk to strangers:


"When you talk to strangers, you're making beautiful interruptions into the expected narrative of your daily life -- and theirs," says Kio Stark. In this delightful talk, Stark explores the overlooked ...

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