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It's time to reclaim religion | Sharon Brous
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10 hours ago ∗ Views: 22,889
At a moment when the world seems to be spinning out of control, religion might feel irrelevant -- or like part of the problem. But Rabbi Sharon Brous ...
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How we explore unanswered questions in physics | James Beacham
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 57,732
James Beacham looks for answers to the most important open questions of physics using the biggest science experiment ever mounted, CERN's Large Hadron...
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Why Earth may someday look like Mars | Anjali Tripathi
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4 days ago ∗ Views: 60,318
Every minute, 400 pounds of hydrogen and almost 7 pounds of helium escape from Earth's atmosphere into outer space. Astrophysicist Anjali Tripathi stu...
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How online abuse of women has spiraled out of control | Ashley Judd
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5 days ago ∗ Views: 123,913
Enough with online hate speech, sexual harassment and threats of violence against women and marginalized groups. It's time to take the global crisis o...
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What happens when you have a disease doctors can't diagnose | Jennifer Brea
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 94,232
Five years ago, TED Fellow Jen Brea became progressively ill with myalgic encephalomyelitis, commonly known as chronic fatigue syndrome, a debilitatin...
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How students of color confront impostor syndrome | Dena Simmons
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 41,154
As a black woman from a tough part of the Bronx who grew up to attain all the markers of academic prestige, Dena Simmons knows that for students of co...
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Could a drug prevent depression and PTSD? | Rebecca Brachman
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 75,392
The path to better medicine is paved with accidental yet revolutionary discoveries. In this well-told tale of how science happens, neuroscientist Rebe...
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How AI can bring on a second Industrial Revolution | Kevin Kelly
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 96,530
"The actual path of a raindrop as it goes down the valley is unpredictable, but the general direction is inevitable," says digital visionary Kevin Kel...
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Why curiosity is the key to science and medicine | Kevin B. Jones
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 39,583
Science is a learning process that involves experimentation, failure and revision -- and the science of medicine is no exception. Cancer researcher Ke...
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Do kids think of sperm donors as family? | Veerle Provoost
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 39,923
How do we define a parent -- or a family? Bioethicist Veerle Provoost explores these questions in the context of non-traditional families, ones brough...
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Say your truths and seek them in others | Elizabeth Lesser
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 52,015
In a lyrical, unexpectedly funny talk about heavy topics such as frayed relationships and the death of a loved one, Elizabeth Lesser describes the hea...
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What I learned from 100 days of rejection | Jia Jiang
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 325,430
Jia Jiang adventures boldly into a territory so many of us fear: rejection. By seeking out rejection for 100 days -- from asking a stranger to borrow ...
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Let's clean up the space junk orbiting Earth | Natalie Panek
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 77,868
Our lives depend on a world we can't see: the satellite infrastructure we use every day for information, entertainment, communication and so much more...
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A queer vision of love and marriage | Tiq Milan and Kim Katrin Milan
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 53,190
Love is a tool for revolutionary change and a path toward inclusivity and understanding for the LGBTQ+ community. Married activists Tiq and Kim Katrin...
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4 larger-than-life lessons from soap operas | Kate Adams
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 67,041
Soap operas and telenovelas may be overblown and exaggerated, but as Kate Adams shows us, they often reflect the intensity and drama of real life. Ada...