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VIDEO: Surgeon and engineer Todd Kuiken is building a prosthetic arm that connects with the human nervous system — improving motion, control and even feeling. Onstage, patient Amanda Kitts helps demonstrate this next-gen robotic arm. VIDEO: Uploaded by JvMLimmat “Pro Infirmis conducts an experiment: there are only a few people who don`t have empathy with [Read More…]

Video Video: Mental Skillness

VIDEO: “At TED’s Full Spectrum Auditions, comedian Joshua Walters, who’s bipolar, walks the line between mental illness and mental “skillness.” In this funny, thought-provoking talk, he asks: What’s the right balance between medicating craziness away and riding the manic edge of creativity and drive?” Joshua Walters is also a mental health educator. VIDEO: Joshua talks [Read More…]

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VIDEO: TED Talks: Backed by stunning illustrations, David Christian narrates a complete history of the universe, from the Big Bang to the Internet, in a riveting 18 minutes. This is “Big History”: an enlightening, wide-angle look at complexity, life and humanity, set against our slim share of the cosmic timeline. [Read more…]

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VIDEO: Sebastian Thrun helped build Google’s amazing driverless car, powered by a very personal quest to save lives and reduce traffic accidents. Jawdropping video shows the DARPA Challenge-winning car motoring through busy city traffic with no one behind the wheel, and dramatic test drive footage from TED2011 demonstrates how fast the thing can really go. [Read More…]

TED Presentation by physicist Janna Levin: The sound the universe makes

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. www.ted.com/ VIDEO: Audio and Video of Saturn’s Rings taken by NASA’s Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn and Titan 2007. Uploaded by gregreese. [Read more…]


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