David Anderson: Your brain is more than a bag of chemicals

David Anderson: Your brain is more than a bag of chemicals

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast So raise your hand if you know someone in your immediate family or circle of friends who suffers from some form of mental illness. Yeah. I thought so. Not surprised. And raise your hand if you think that basic research on fruit flies has anything to do with understanding […]

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“How Studying Privilege Systems Can Strengthen Compassion”: Peggy McIntosh at TEDxTimberlaneSchools

“How Studying Privilege Systems Can Strengthen Compassion”: Peggy McIntosh at TEDxTimberlaneSchools

Translator: Cissy Yun Reviewer: TED Translators admin (Music) (Applause) I imagine a hypothetical line of social justice. A hypothetical line — an imaginary line of social justice that is parallel to the floor, also parallel to the Earth. And on this imaginary line of social justice, things feel fair. Below it, one can be pushed […]

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The Borderlands of Belonging

The Borderlands of Belonging

Hi I’m Joshua Tan I’m a Singaporean international student here at the University of Derby. I study a master’s in Art Therapy and I’ve got one year left until I’m done. So, where are you from? You don’t sound local? That’s, that’s usually the first question that I get asked whenever I meet someone new […]

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The benefits of good posture – Murat Dalkilinç

The benefits of good posture – Murat Dalkilinç

Has anyone ever told you, “Stand up straight!” or scolded you for slouching at a family dinner? Comments like that might be annoying, but they’re not wrong. Your posture, the way you hold your body when you’re sitting or standing, is the foundation for every movement your body makes, and can determine how well your […]

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TEDxMaastricht – Simon Sinek – “First why and then trust”

TEDxMaastricht – Simon Sinek – “First why and then trust”

Translator: Rik Delaet Reviewer: Diba Szamosi Thank you. Thank you very much. What I love about events like these is that it is not just people coming together to hear ideas. It’s that we all came here for the same reason. Every single one of us came here because we share something, we have similar […]

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The Amazing Way Bicycles Change You| Anthony Desnick | TEDxZumbroRiver

The Amazing Way Bicycles Change You| Anthony Desnick | TEDxZumbroRiver

Translator: Fernando Muñoz Reviewer: Maria Pericleous I was a lot less nervous during dress rehearsal when they where only eight people here. (Laughter) So, they told me that I was going to die and I went on a bike ride. My own history in cycling, —and I’m going to ask for a show of hands […]

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From life to death, beyond and back | Thomas Fleischmann | TEDxTUHHSalon

From life to death, beyond and back | Thomas Fleischmann | TEDxTUHHSalon

Translator: 陳 俊 Reviewer: Nadine Hennig Ladies and gentleman, I see dead people. What may be a punch line from the film, the movie, “The Sixth Sense” for you, is dire reality for me. As an emergency physician, I took care of thousands of people when they approached the line between life and death. Many […]

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Cultural difference in business | Valerie Hoeks | TEDxHaarlem

Cultural difference in business | Valerie Hoeks | TEDxHaarlem

Translator: Cecile Brevet Reviewer: Christine Frey (Chime) It all started in the year 2000 I was 17 years old and I walked with my backpack through unpaved alleys in the outskirts of Beijing. I saw men cycling. with entire closets and fridges on the back I saw little kids running around half naked playing football, […]

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Zach King: The storyteller in all of us | TEDxPortland

Zach King: The storyteller in all of us | TEDxPortland

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Peter van de Ven It was six years ago that I was just leaving Portland. I had been born and raised here, and I was taking off to LA to go live there. It was scary to be a young kid – just graduated from high school – planning on taking […]

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TEDxUW – Tanya De Mello – Here’s how you get a job at the UN

TEDxUW – Tanya De Mello – Here’s how you get a job at the UN

Translator: Deborah Oliveira Reviewer: Denise RQ Whenever people find out that I have worked in the United Nations and I have worked in war-torn countries, with refugees all over the world, the first question they want to know is, “How did you end up at the UN? Tell me how to get there. I am […]

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