Month: August 2018

Two teams of scientists in two different parts of the world discovered a previously unknown neuron, which might have a lot to do with what makes humans, human. Hosted by: Michael Aranda Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow ———- Dooblydoo thanks
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Martin’s talk explores medical blindness and deafness and the newly developed Arclight. The Arclight is an innovative medical tool, which makes diagnosis increasingly inexpensive, accessible and simple. Consequently, having profound impacts on lower income countries and empowering those most in need. Dr. Martin Anderson is an ophthalmologist and honorary research fellow in the School of
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While working in Kenya, Lauren Jackson stumbled upon some troubling data. Worldwide, reports of sexual abuse in boys ages 15-19, wasn’t being reported. Listen as Lauren explains why often times boys and young men remain “silent victims”. Lauren Jackson currently teaches AP Biology, General Biology and Anatomy and Physiology at the Hammond School in Columbia,
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Анастасия расскажет, что же такое – soft skills, какие из этих навыков наиболее востребованы ведущими работодателями и почему стоит обратить внимание на их развитие. Руководитель бизнес-инкубатора НИУ ВШЭ-Пермь, преподаватель курсов “Интернет-предпринимательство”, “Дизайн-мышление”, “CareerPuzzle” Руководитель бизнес-инкубатора НИУ ВШЭ-Пермь, преподаватель курсов “Интернет-предпринимательство”, “Дизайн-мышление”, “CareerPuzzle” This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format
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А вы знаете, что читать и писать можно не только посты для социальных сетей? Ира расскажет о мире-тексте, в котором «читаются» и интерпретируются люди, вещи и события. Вы узнаете, как правильно понимать собеседника и выстраивать отношения с помощью слов. Редактор, автор курса «Интертекст» This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/which-is-stronger-glue-or-tape-elizabeth-cox The oldest glue in the world is over 8,000 years old and comes from a cave near the Dead Sea. Today, we have enough types of tape and glue to build and repair almost anything. But what gives glue and tape their stickiness? And is
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Featuring Holly Krieger… Check out Brilliant (and get 20% off their premium service): https://brilliant.org/numberphile (sponsor) More links & stuff in full description below ↓↓↓ With Dr Holly Krieger from Murray Edwards College, University of Cambridge. Check out the monster dollar game shown in the video here: http://www.bradyharanblog.com/blog/the-dollar-game More videos with Holly: http://bit.ly/HollyKrieger Read more on
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Ο Ιωάννης Τσαμαρδίνος έλαβε το διδακτορικό του το 2001 από το Πανεπιστήμιο του Pittsburgh πάνω σε θέματα Τεχνητής Νοημοσύνης, με ένα μέρος της δουλειάς του να εφαρμόζεται στο λογισμικό της αποστολής Deep Space I της NASA. Από το 2002 εργάζεται στον τομέα της Μηχανικής Μάθησης (Machine Learning) με εφαρμογές κυρίως στην βιολογία και βιοϊατρική και
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On a rainy Scottish island called Jura, it’s time to talk about the Manual, about long-term sustainable success, and about not having just that one catchphrase. The term “viral” has fallen out of fashion in the last few years, which is why this series wasn’t called “going viral”. And in truth, that’s not what you
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For leaders like Trump and Putin, telling big lies isn’t about persuasion — it’s about power. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO At first glance, US President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin seem to have wildly different communication styles. But what they share is a tendency to repeat big, obvious lies — a tactic
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An accidental breakthrough in supercapacitor technology could finally make them more efficient than batteries! Here’s how it could lead to a brighter energy future. These Squishy Batteries Are Made Out of Water, Here’s How They Work – https://youtu.be/3BZFyT-VC-I Read More: Energy storage leap could slash electric car charging times https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/feb/26/energy-storage-supercapacitors-electric-car-batteries-charging-times “Researchers have claimed a breakthrough
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Practice more problem-solving at https://brilliant.org/TedEd/ Solution to the bonus riddle mentioned at the end: https://brilliant.org/tededprobabilitypairs/ Mining unobtainium is hard work – the rare mineral appears in only 1% of rocks in the mine. But your friend Tricky Joe has something up his sleeve. The unobtainium detector he’s been perfecting for months is finally ready, and
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We are so used to some things that we stopped wondering about them. Like light. What is light? Some kind of wavy thing, right? Kind of. Short bonus video for the people waiting for new stuff. Music by: https://epicmountainmusic.bandcamp.com/track/light www.epic-mountain.com Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Kurzgesagt?ty=h Visit us on reddit/facebook/twitter. You know. Social media stuff. https://www.reddit.com/r/kurzgesagt Home https://www.facebook.com/Kurzgesagt
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Download a free audiobook version of “One Hundred Years of Solitude” and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2LHl4XM Check out our full book recommendation: http://bit.ly/2PgPKS6 View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-one-hundred-years-of-solitude-francisco-diez-buzo Gabriel García Márquez’s novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” brought Latin American literature to the forefront of the global imagination and earned García Márquez the 1982 Nobel
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Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Beth Comstock: Yes, so “‘no’ equals ‘not yet’” is one of my kind of favorite mantras and a mental hack that was very helpful to me. I think early in my career I—like many people—worked for a classic “gatekeeper” boss and
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Does driverless technology have a place in public transport? These guys at Aurrigo think so. https://www.facebook.com/computerphile Tweets by computer_phile This video was filmed and edited by Sean Riley. Computer Science at the University of Nottingham: https://bit.ly/nottscomputer Computerphile is a sister project to Brady Haran’s Numberphile. More at http://www.bradyharan.com
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In Agbogbloshie, a community in Accra, Ghana, people descend on a scrapyard to mine electronic waste for recyclable materials. Without formal training, these urban miners often teach themselves the workings of electronics by taking them apart and putting them together again. Designer DK Osseo-Asare wondered: What would happen if we connected these self-taught techies with
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The national lab on the International Space Station is experimenting in microgravity every day. How are their discoveries changing our lives? Part 1 of 3 – https://youtu.be/AFZqgKshU3U Part 3 of 3 – Coming Soon! Read More: ISS: U.S. National Laboratory Home “For the first time ever, world-class microgravity research was possible for small companies, research
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Learn more about quokkas over on Animalogic: https://bit.ly/2MWz9pa Animals eat their own poop in order to gain extra access to nutrients or to microbes that help digest those nutrients. Thanks also to our Patreon patrons https://www.patreon.com/MinuteEarth and our YouTube sponsors. ___________________________________________ To learn more, start your googling with these keywords: Coprophagy: Consuming feces Allocoprophagy: Consuming
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BJ Kirschhoffer from Polar Bears International discusses polar bear behavior and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings on an animal that lives near polar bears, an arctic fox! Polar Bears International: http://polarbearsinternational.org/ Tundra Connections: http://polarbearsinternational.org/tundra-connections/ Animal Wonders: http://www.animalwonders.org/ Hosted by: Hank Green Head to https://scishowfinds.com/ for hand selected artifacts of the universe! ———- Support SciShow by
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Download a free audiobook and support TED-Ed’s nonprofit mission: https://adbl.co/2KGjWUk Check out Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale”: http://bit.ly/2FASwQV View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-should-you-read-the-handmaid-s-tale-naomi-r-mercer Margaret Atwood’s speculative fiction masterpiece “A Handmaid’s Tale” explores the consequences of complacency and how power can be wielded unfairly. Atwood’s chilling vision of a dystopian regime has captured readers’ imaginations since its
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Read more at BigThink.com: Follow Big Think here: YouTube: http://goo.gl/CPTsV5 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BigThinkdotcom Twitter: https://twitter.com/bigthink Michelle Thaller: So when I was growing up as a young girl—in Wisconsin actually—I was ten years old when Carl Sagan’s show Cosmos came on public broadcasting. And as a ten year old kind of living in rural Wisconsin I had
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