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Your brain on video games | Daphne Bavelier

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Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast I’m a brain scientist, and as a brain scientist, I’m actually interested in how the brain learns, and I’m especially interested in a possibility of making our brains smarter, better and faster. This is in this context I’m going to tell you about video games. When we say video […]

e-Education in five continents | Atsuyoshi Saisho | TEDxSapporoSalon

e-Education in five continents | Atsuyoshi Saisho | TEDxSapporoSalon

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Translator: Masako Kigami Reviewer: Yuko Yoshida Hello, everyone. My name is Atsuyoshi Saisho. I am a junior at Waseda University in the 6th year. In Bangladesh, I’ve been working on a project, an overseas version of “Dragon Sakura”. I want to share this story with you today. Do you know “Dragon Sakura?” It’s a popular comic for […]

Select the right relationship | Alexandra Redcay | TEDxUpperEastSide

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Translator: Nadine Hennig Reviewer: Gintare Vilkelyte I want everybody to close their eyes. I want you to imagine being in love. Maybe you have been in love, maybe you hope to be in love. What was that like? Your heart starts racing, your stomach gets all weird. You call up your best friend and say: […]

Can you get an MIT education for $2,000? |  Scott Young | TEDxEastsidePrep

Can you get an MIT education for $2,000? | Scott Young | TEDxEastsidePrep

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Translator: Israel Fernandez Martin Reviewer: Helena Bedalli If you’ve been watching the news lately, have probably seen photographs like this. Students are protesting because their government is cutting subsidies to education. And the big part of the reason for this, both the government cutting subsidies and student now cry is that getting a college education […]

Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

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Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Hi everyone. Gosh, I wish I could dance, but I can’t, and you really don’t want me to. So instead I thought I would talk a little today about how people think. I’m fascinated by this question. I’m a social psychologist, which basically means I’m a professional people watcher. […]

10 ways to have a better conversation | Celeste Headlee

10 ways to have a better conversation | Celeste Headlee

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All right, I want to see a show of hands: how many of you have unfriended someone on Facebook because they said something offensive about politics or religion, childcare, food? (Laughter) And how many of you know at least one person that you avoid because you just don’t want to talk to them? (Laughter) You […]

An ultra-low-cost college degree | Shai Reshef

An ultra-low-cost college degree | Shai Reshef

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I would like to share with you a new model of higher education, a model that, once expanded, can enhance the collective intelligence of millions of creative and motivated individuals that otherwise would be left behind. Look at the world. Pick a place and focus on it. You will find humans chasing higher education. Let’s […]

Loving your lady parts as a path to success, power & global change: Alisa Vitti at TEDxFiDiWomen

Loving your lady parts as a path to success, power & global change: Alisa Vitti at TEDxFiDiWomen

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Translator: Monika Kapuscinska Reviewer: Reiko Bovee I’ve waited all day to get my hands on you. So, I want to take you back to where I was about 14 years ago. I was a student at Johns Hopkins University, and I was ready to begin my life, I was planning to become OB/GYN. And my […]

How to avoid death By PowerPoint | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholmSalon

How to avoid death By PowerPoint | David JP Phillips | TEDxStockholmSalon

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Translator: Okay, ladies and gentlemen, welcome. There is a question which has puzzled me for quite a while, and that is, Why do our PowerPoints look the way they look? Or rather, How on earth, can we accept that they look the way they look? How can you do that? And do you know what’s […]

How to Change Careers when You’re Lost | Felicia Ricci | TEDxYale

How to Change Careers when You’re Lost | Felicia Ricci | TEDxYale

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Translator: Naoko Fujii Reviewer: Denise RQ Hi, everyone. I’m Felicia, that says there. This is really exciting. I actually took professor Chun’s class when I was at Yale. He is awesome. So, it’s honored to be here. The past three years of my life have been a whirlwind. I moved three times, I wrote two […]