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Stanford Professor Robert Sapolsky on Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology (Full Transcript)

This is the opening lecture of the course entitled Human Behavioral Biology delivered by Stanford professor Robert Sapolsky. This presentation happened on March 29, 2010. Below is the full transcript of the lecture. Robert Sapolsky – Stanford professor This is BIO 150, isn’t it? OK, just wanted to make sure. So we start off with […]

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Transcript: Barbara Oakley on Learning How to Learn at TEDxOaklandUniversity

The following is the transcript of Engineering professor Barbara Oakley’s TED Talk on Learning How to Learn at TEDxOaklandUniversity. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: Barbara Oakley on Learning How to Learn at TEDxOaklandUniversity Dr. Barbara Oakley – Professor of Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Oakland University I grew up moving all over the place. By […]

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Math Isn’t Hard, It’s a Language by Randy Palisoc (Full Transcript)

Founder of Synergy Academies, Randy Palisoc presents Math Isn’t Hard, It’s a Language at TEDxManhattanBeach. Here is the full transcript. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: Math isn’t hard, it’s a language by Randy Palisoc at TEDxManhattanBeach TRANSCRIPT:  26% on the nation’s report card, that’s the percentage of U.S. 12th graders who are proficient in Math. […]

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What If ET Is Out There? By Seth Shostak at TEDxSanJoseCA (Full Transcript)

Dr. Seth Shostak, an astronomer, questions what if ET is out there at TEDxSanJoseCA. Here is the full transcript. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: What if ET is out there by Seth Shostak at TEDxSanJoseCA TRANSCRIPT:  Is E.T. out there? Well, I work at the SETI Institute. That’s almost my name. SETI: Search for Extraterrestrial […]

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Transcript: Stanford’s Robert Sapolsky on Depression in U.S. (Full Lecture)

Stanford Professor Robert Sapolsky discusses Depression in U.S. In this lecture, the entertaining Stanford lecturer dives into the biological and psychological aspect of the ‘most damaging disease’. Below is the full transcript. Listen to the MP3 Audio: Stanford’s Robert Sapolsky on Depression in U.S. (Full Lecture) TRANSCRIPT:  Okay. There are all sorts of interesting diseases […]

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Steve Simon on Knots, World-Lines, and Quantum Computation (Full Transcript)

Professor Steve Simon discuses Knots, World-Lines, and Quantum Computation at TEDxOxford. Listen to the MP3 Audio here: Knots, World-Lines, and Quantum Computation by Steve Simon at TEDxOxford TRANSCRIPT:  Theoretical physics. What does that make you think of? Maybe you had physics in school, or maybe you think of one of the greats like Albert Einstein. Maybe […]

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What to Expect from Libraries in the 21st Century by Pam Sandlian Smith (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of What to Expect from Libraries in the 21st Century by Pam Sandlian Smith at TEDxMileHigh. Pam Sandlian Smith – Director at Anythink Libraries When you work in a public library, you never know who’s going to come through that door, you never know what questions they are going to […]