How Can Illegal Drugs Help Our Brains: David Nutt (Transcript)

Full text of psychiatrist David Nutt’s talk: How can illegal drugs help our brains at TEDxBrussels conference. In this talk, he explains how through decades of education and training the brain constrains the contents of the mind by limiting its activity and directions. And then he shows how psychedelic drugs can break open these limitations …

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Deep Dive: What We Are Learning from The Language of Whales: James Nestor (Transcript)

Full text of author and journalist James Nestor’s talk titled “Deep Dive: What We Are Learning from The Language of Whales” at TEDxMarin conference. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: TRANSCRIPT: James Nestor – Author & Journalist (Clicking sounds by sperm whale) What you’re hearing right now isn’t a construction site, it’s not a fax …

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Confessions of a Bad Exerciser: Christine Carter (Full Transcript)

Full text of sociologist Christine Carter’s talk: Confessions of a Bad Exerciser at TEDxMarin conference. In this talk, she shares a simple step to shift your mindset and keep you on track to achieving your grandest ambitions. Best quote from this talk: “When we abandon our grand plans and great ambitions in favor of taking …

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Your Health is Governed by Your Environment: Prof. BM Hegde (Transcript)

Full text of renowned cardiologist Prof. BM Hegde’s talk: Your Health is Governed by Your Environment at TEDxIITHyderabad conference. In this talk, Professor Hegde breaks down misconceptions about health, and leaves us questioning what health actually means. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: TRANSCRIPT: Professor B.M. Hegde – Medical Scientist, Educationist & Author Well, knowledge …

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The Real Reason Why We Are Tired and What To Do About It: Saundra Dalton-Smith (Transcript)

Full text of physician and award-winning author Saundra Dalton-Smith’s talk: The real reason why we are tired and what to do about it at TEDxAtlanta conference. In this informative talk, she reveals the real reason why we are chronically tired despite getting the requisite amount of sleep. She also reveals 6 other types of rest …

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Art Williams: Do It! (Full Transcript)

Full text of high school football coach and entrepreneur Art Williams’ famous speech “Do It”. This speech was delivered to the 1987 National Religious Broadcaster Convention and has become a classic example of Art’s philosophy on winning in business. Best Quote from this speech: “Total commitment gives you that little extra ounce of courage you …

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How Hope Can Change Your Life: Amy Downs (Full Transcript)

Full text of 1995 Oklahoma City bombing survivor Amy Downs’ talk: How Hope Can Change Your Life at TEDxOklahomaCity conference. In this talk, Amy shows how to overcome the most difficult moments in life with a hopeful mindset. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: TRANSCRIPT: Amy Downs – OKC Bombing Survivor, CEO, Ironman, and Motivational …

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