10:45
Addiction is a disease. We should treat it like one | Michael Botticelli
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 56,730
Only one in nine people in the United States gets the care and treatment they need for addiction and substance abuse. A former Director of National Dr...
16:36
How early life experience is written into DNA | Moshe Szyf
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4 days ago ∗ Views: 60,436
Moshe Szyf is a pioneer in the field of epigenetics, the study of how living things reprogram their genome in response to social factors like stress a...
00:10
What we don't know about mother's milk | Katie Hinde
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5 days ago ∗ Views: 44,659
Breast milk grows babies' bodies, fuels neurodevelopment, provides essential immunofactors and safeguards against famine and disease -- why, then, doe...
06:02
A young inventor's plan to recycle Styrofoam | Ashton Cofer
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 53,484
From packing peanuts to disposable coffee cups, each year the US alone produces some two billion pounds of Styrofoam -- none of which can be recycled.
11:46
3 ways to spot a bad statistic | Mona Chalabi
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7 days ago ∗ Views: 100,454
Sometimes it's hard to know what statistics are worthy of trust. But we shouldn't count out stats altogether ... instead, we should learn to look behi...
01:17
What's Next in Science at TED2017?
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 133,094
Watch TED2017 in cinemas to experience the freshest new ideas from Elon Musk, Serena Williams, Atul Gawande and more LIVE from the TED stage.
14:56
Who would the rest of the world vote for in your country's election? | Simon Anholt
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 51,505
To make the world work, we need leaders who consider the needs of every man, woman, child and animal on the planet -- not just their own voters. With ...
14:22
Why civilians suffer more once a war is over | Margaret Bourdeaux
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 39,450
War doesn't just kill people; it destroys the institutions that keep society running, like utilities, banks and hospitals. Physician and global health...
11:56
Asking for help is a strength, not a weakness | Michele L. Sullivan
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 64,110
We all go through challenges -- some you can see, most you can't, says Michele L. Sullivan. In a talk about perspective, Sullivan shares stories full ...
16:59
Lifelike simulations that make real-life surgery safer | Peter Weinstock
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 43,356
Critical care doctor Peter Weinstock shows how surgical teams are using a blend of Hollywood special effects and 3D printing to create amazingly lifel...
11:54
Inside America's dead shopping malls | Dan Bell
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 192,085
What happens when a mall falls into ruin? Filmmaker Dan Bell guides us through abandoned monoliths of merchandise, providing a surprisingly funny and ...
01:32
TED Imagines The Future You
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 108,817
Watch as brilliant TED speakers take the stage at TED2017, coming to a cinema near you this month. Visit http://tedcinema.com/ for more information.
06:30
"Turceasca" | Silk Road Ensemble
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 24,794
Grammy-winning Silk Road Ensemble display their eclectic convergence of violin, clarinet, bass, drums and more in this energetic rendition of the trad...
16:14
Should we simplify spelling? | Karina Galperin
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 53,084
How much energy and brain power do we devote to learning how to spell? Language evolves over time, and with it the way we spell -- is it worth it to s...
17:01
What young women believe about their own sexual pleasure | Peggy Orenstein
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 130,922
Why do girls feel empowered to engage in sexual activity but not to enjoy it? For three years, author Peggy Orenstein interviewed girls ages 15 to 20 ...