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How craving attention makes you less creative | Joseph Gordon-Levitt
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5 days ago    469,651 Views
Joseph Gordon-Levitt has gotten more than his fair share of attention from his acting career. But as social media exploded over the past decade, he go..
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The human skills we need in an unpredictable world | Margaret Heffernan
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1 week ago    80,675 Views
The more we rely on technology to make us efficient, the fewer skills we have to confront the unexpected, says writer and entrepreneur Margaret Heffer..
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How policewomen make communities safer | Ivonne Roman
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1 week ago    33,468 Views
Less than 13 percent of police officers in the United States are women -- despite their proven effectiveness in diffusing violent situations and reduc..
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Why governments should prioritize well-being | Nicola Sturgeon
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2 weeks ago    57,911 Views
In 2018, Scotland, Iceland and New Zealand established the network of Wellbeing Economy Governments to challenge the acceptance of GDP as the ultimate..
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An urgent call to protect the world's "Third Pole" | Tshering Tobgay
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2 weeks ago    53,658 Views
The Hindu Kush Himalaya region is the world's third-largest repository of ice, after the North and South Poles -- and if current melting rates continu..
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The real relationship between your age and your chance of success | Albert-László Barabási
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2 weeks ago    177,893 Views
Backed by mathematical analysis, network theorist Albert-László Barabási explores the hidden mechanisms that drive success -- no matter your field ..
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The architectural wonder of impermanent cities | Rahul Mehrotra
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3 weeks ago    54,439 Views
Every 12 years, a megacity springs up in India for the Kumbh Mela religious festival -- what's built in ten weeks is completely disassembled in one. W..
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How we can improve maternal healthcare -- before, during and after pregnancy | Elizabeth Howell
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3 weeks ago    28,618 Views
Shocking, but true: the United States has the highest rate of deaths for new mothers of any developed country -- and 60 percent of them are preventabl..
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The fundamental right to seek asylum | Melanie Nezer
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3 weeks ago    30,602 Views
Refugee and immigrants rights attorney Melanie Nezer shares an urgently needed historical perspective on the crisis at the southern US border, showing..
15:54
The fascinating (and dangerous) places scientists aren't exploring | Ella Al-Shamahi
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3 weeks ago    87,435 Views
We're not doing frontline exploratory science in a huge portion of the world -- the places governments deem too hostile or disputed. What might we be ..
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The future of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapy | Rick Doblin
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1 month ago    165,817 Views
Could psychedelics help us heal from trauma and mental illnesses? Researcher Rick Doblin has spent the past three decades investigating this question,..
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What's at the bottom of the ocean -- and how we're getting there | Victor Vescovo
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2 months ago    229,151 Views
Victor Vescovo is leading the first-ever manned expedition to the deepest point of each of the world's five oceans. In conversation with TED science c..
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The lies our culture tells us about what matters --- and a better way to live | David Brooks
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3 months ago    1,198,918 Views
Our society is in the midst of a social crisis, says op-ed columnist and author David Brooks: we're trapped in a valley of isolation and fragmentation..
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How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time | Baratunde Thurston
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3 months ago    409,951 Views
Baratunde Thurston explores the phenomenon of white Americans calling the police on black Americans who have committed the crimes of ... eating, walki..
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Three ideas. Three contradictions. Or not. | Hannah Gadsby
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3 months ago    435,354 Views
Hannah Gadsby's groundbreaking special "Nanette" broke comedy. In a talk about truth and purpose, she shares three ideas and three contradictions. Or ..
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