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Technology

Matt Beane: How Do We Learn to Work with Intelligent Machines? (Transcript)

In this talk, Matt Beane shares a vision that flips the current story into one of distributed, machine-enhanced mentorship that takes full advantage of AI’s amazing capabilities while enhancing our skills at the same time. Matt Beane – TED Salon: November 2018 TRANSCRIPT It’s 6:30 in the morning, and Kristen is wheeling her prostate patient […]

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Mental Health

Surviving with a Mental Illness: Eric Walton (Full Transcript)

Eric Walton – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT First of all, I would like to thank TEDx for giving me this opportunity. No doubt, at least one of you out there has asked yourself some variation of this question: what can a 16-year-old possibly have to teach me about the world? I don’t blame you, by the […]

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Education

Changing the Future With Stem Cells: Crystal Ruff (Full Transcript)

Dr. Crystal Ruff is a keen investigator in the field of regenerative neuroscience and translational health research, with a proven track record of academic and performance excellence.  In this TEDx Talk Dr. Crystal explains what stem cells are and how they are changing the way we treat diseases. Below is the full text of her […]

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Education

Developing a Growth Mindset with Carol Dweck (Transcript)

In this talk, the world renowned psychologist Carol Dweck emphasizes the power of “YET” in helping students succeed in and out of the classroom. Transcript:  Thank you. Today I want to tell you about the power of “yet.” I learned in High School in Chicago where students had to pass eighty four units to graduate […]

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Education

Maciej Swoboda: How to Speak With the Millennials? (Full Transcript)

Full transcript of WP Desk’s CEO Maciej Swoboda’s TEDx Talk:  How to Speak With the Millennials? at TEDxKatowiceSalon conference   Maciej Swoboda – CEO at WP Desk I’m really happy to see, maybe not right now but let’s say two minutes ago, to see lots of young, smiling faces, because I’ll be talking about young people […]

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Education

How I Made Friends With Reality: Emily Levine (Transcript)

Following is the full transcript of Humorist and trickster Emily Levine’s TED Talk: How I Made Friends With Reality.    Listen to the MP3 Audio: How I made friends with reality by Emily Levine at TED Talk   TRANSCRIPT:  I’m going to first tell you something that in my grandmother would’ve elicited a five-oy alarm: […]

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Life & Style

Refugees Struggle With the Same Things We Do: Dunya Habash at TEDxBirmingham (Transcript)

Dunya Habash – TRANSCRIPT I am the daughter of Syrian immigrants to the United States. I grew up with Syria as a second home. I have childhood memories in Aleppo and Damascus, some of the very places that have been devastated by the current war. I watched my extended family slowly leave the country as […]

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Education

How to Engage with Ethical Fashion: Clara Vuletich at TEDxSydney (Transcript)

Clara Vuletich – Sustainability strategist and designer Fashion and sustainability. These are two very different things. Fashion is sexy, addictive, exclusive, and very fast-moving. Sustainability, on the other hand, is about slowness, care, flourishing and responsibility. It’s fair to say that the fashion industry, until very recently, hasn’t been very sustainable. We are drowning in […]

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Life & Style

Hunting With Eagles on the Edge of the World: Palani Mohan at TEDxSydney (Transcript)

Palani Mohan – Freelance photographer This is a story of how I came to be on the edge of the world, frozen, and on the trail of men who hunt with eagles. I spent four years photographing the last remaining men who live around the Altai Mountains in far northwest Mongolia, who hunt the red […]

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Education

Why We Fight With Our Food: Maya Adam at TEDxStanford (Transcript)

Maya Adam – TRANSCRIPT I would like to tell you a long history of love. It is a love story between humans and food that feeds us. We are born with innate love for food because it not only helps our survival but also gives us joy. Who can forget about the taste of ice […]

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Education

Improving Early Child Development With Words: Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald at TEDxAtlanta (Transcript)

Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald – TRANSCRIPT Thank you very much. There is a profound predictor of health and wealth that can be determined by three years of age. And that predictor is language. Language is the essence of what it means to be human. Now, animals may have noises or gestures that they can communicate with, I […]

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Education

Drawing with Light and Time: Jeff Frost at TEDxCERN (Full Transcript)

Jeff Frost – TRANSCRIPT I think that in order to fully grasp life and fully grasp opportunities, we have to risk our lives in unnecessary and stupid ways, sometimes. This is my theory. I test this theory a lot more often than my mother would be comfortable with. To make the art that I make, […]