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Let's put birth control back on the agenda | Melinda Gates Let's put birth control back on the agenda | Melinda Gates
Contraception. The topic has become controversial in recent years. But should it be? Melinda Gates believes that many of the world’s social change issues depend on ensuring that women are able to control their rate of having kids. In this significant talk, she makes the case for the world to[...]
Barry Schwartz: Our loss of wisdom Barry Schwartz: Our loss of wisdom
Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for practical wisdom as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best tal[...]
Mustafa Akyol: Faith versus tradition in Islam Mustafa Akyol: Faith versus tradition in Islam
At TEDxWarwick, journalist Mustafa Akyol talks about the way that some local cultural practices (such as wearing a headscarf) have become linked, in the popular mind, to the articles of faith of Islam. Has the world’s general idea of the Islamic faith focused too much on tradition, and not e[...]
Colin Powell: Kids need structure Colin Powell: Kids need structure
How can you help kids get a good start? In this heartfelt and personal talk, Colin Powell, the former U.S. Secretary of State, asks parents, friends and relatives to support children from before they even get to primary school, through community and a strong sense of responsibility. (Filmed at TEDx[...]
Steven Pinker: Human nature and the blank slate Steven Pinker: Human nature and the blank slate
Steven Pinker’s book The Blank Slate argues that all humans are born with some innate traits. Here, Pinker talks about his thesis, and why some people found it incredibly upsetting. phòng làm việc [...]
Science can answer moral questions | Sam Harris Science can answer moral questions | Sam Harris
Questions of good and evil, right and wrong are commonly thought unanswerable by science. But Sam Harris argues that science can — and should — be an authority on moral issues, shaping human values and setting out what constitutes a good life. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the b[...]
Brian Goldman: Doctors make mistakes. Can we talk about that? Brian Goldman: Doctors make mistakes. Can we talk about that?
Every doctor makes mistakes. But, says physician Brian Goldman, medicine’s culture of denial (and shame) keeps doctors from ever talking about those mistakes, or using them to learn and improve. Telling stories from his own long practice, he calls on doctors to start talking about being wron[...]
Michael Tilson Thomas: Music and emotion through time Michael Tilson Thomas: Music and emotion through time
In this epic overview, Michael Tilson Thomas traces the development of classical music through the development of written notation, the record, and the re-mix. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and[...]
The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander
Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it — and by extension, our untapped love for all new possibilities, new experiences, new connections. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the [...]
Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong | Johann Hari Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong | Johann Hari
What really causes addiction — to everything from cocaine to smart-phones? And how can we overcome it? Johann Hari has seen our current methods fail firsthand, as he has watched loved ones struggle to manage their addictions. He started to wonder why we treat addicts the way we do — and if there mi[...]