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Inspiration

What I Learned When I Conquered the World’s Toughest Triathlon: Minda Dentler (Transcript)

Minda Dentler – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT It was October 13, 2012, a day that I will never forget. I was on my bike, pushing up what seemed like a never-ending barren hill. And it wasn’t just any hill: it was a 15-mile climb up to a town called Hawi on the Big Island of Hawaii. […]

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Technology

The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man by Luke Harding at TEDxAthens (Transcript)

Here is the full transcript of British journalist Luke Harding’s TEDx Talk on The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man at TEDxAthens conference. (Video) Edward Snowden: The NSA specifically targets the communications of everyone. It ingests them by default. Barack Obama: The U.S. is not spying on ordinary people, who […]

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Education

How Words Create Worlds: Sebastien Christian at TEDxCambridge 2014 (Transcript)

Sebastien Christian – Human perception & cognition specialist Good evening. When I became a fan of TED a few years ago, I immediately liked this man. I really wanted to meet him someday, and yes, that’s not even a joke. Now I know that this would not happen, but for me, TED remains strongly personified. […]