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From Slave to Rebel Gladiator: The Life of Spartacus – Fiona Radford (Transcript)

TED-Ed Video Lesson Transcript:  As the warrior slept, a snake coiled around his face. Instead of a threat, his wife saw an omen – a fearsome power that would lead her husband to either glory or doom. For now, however, he was only a slave – one of millions taken from the territories conquered by …

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A Day in the Life of an Ancient Egyptian Doctor: Elizabeth Cox (Transcript)

TED-Ed Video Lesson:  It’s another sweltering morning in Memphis, Egypt. As the sunlight brightens the Nile, Peseshet checks her supplies. Honey, garlic, cumin, acacia leaves, cedar oil. She’s well stocked with the essentials she needs to treat her patients. Peseshet is a swnw, or a doctor. In order to become one, she had to train as …

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Obstacle Courses Teach Life Lessons: Kacy Catanzaro at TEDxBirmingham (Transcript)

Kacy Catanzaro – American professional wrestler When you think of a Ninja Warrior, chances are you probably don’t picture a five-foot tall woman. But I wasn’t going to let the vision of what people thought was normal or possible, keep me from achieving my goals. And it all started from me when I was about 5 …

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Brian Tracy: Personal Power Lessons for a Better Life (Full Transcript)

Brian Tracy -American motivational speaker Many years ago I started off poor. I started off a broke. I started off pretty stupid. I started off having failed out of high school, and I drifted for a long time. I’ve done a good deal of traveling. When you are older you call you’re traveling you’re drifting …

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Allow Things to Unfold and You Will Find Your Purpose in Life: Peggy Oki at TEDxQueenstown (Transcript)

Peggy Oki – TRANSCRIPT (Video starts) Peggy Oki: Oh my God! Captain Andy: It’s a whale (Video ends) That was me in the background saying, “Oh my God!” while I was visiting with some humpback whale researchers in Alaska. The guy on the deck shouting, “It’s a whale!” that’s captain Andy, who happens to be a …

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