Category Archives: TED

let’s talk trash

  Ideas and actions to save the sea from plastics: I reclycle my laundry detergent packages into vases for flowers and aromatic herbs for my kitchen and my friends kitchens. This idea impacts (moustly) diddly-point-squat, but I  like to think … Continue reading

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tens 5 min?

TED2014 Moshe Safdie: How to reinvent the apartment building http://www.ted.com/talks/moshe_safdie_how_to_reinvent_the_apartment_buildinghttp://photography.nationalgeographic.com/photography/photo-of-the-day/owl-peeking-tree-northumberland/

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a love of play

The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle states that you can never simultaneously know the exact position and the exact speed of an object. Why not? Let’s Begin… a love of play, a love of learn… view full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-the-heisenberg-uncertainty-principle-chad-orzel

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Flatulence is a daily phenomenon

Let’s Begin… Flatulence is a daily phenomenon. In fact, most human beings pass gas 10-20 times a day (yes, that includes you)… Why do we pass gas?  TED-Ed (04:57)

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Why we love …

How many times does the chorus repeat in your favorite song? Let’ Begin, http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-we-love-repetition-in-music-elizabeth-hellmuth-margulis

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senescence and the enduring impact of this paper to modern science

Peter Brian Medawar was a British biologist born in Brazil, whose work on graft rejection and the discovery of acquired immune tolerance was fundamental to the practice of tissue and organ transplants. He was awarded the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physiology … Continue reading

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“I can’t believe that humans are the end of the story.”

Can we prevent the end of the world?;  What’s the worst thing that could possibly happen?” (6 min.) Martin Rees: Can we prevent the end of the world? TED2014 … In this century, not only has science changed the world faster … Continue reading

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