Mitch Resnick: Let’s teach kids to code

Coding isn’t just for computer whizzes, says Mitch Resnick of MIT Media Lab — it’s for everyone. In a fun,

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Take “the Other” to lunch | Elizabeth Lesser

http://www.ted.com There’s an angry divisive tension in the air that threatens to make modern politics impossible. Elizabeth Lesser explores the

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How childhood trauma affects health across a lifetime | Nadine Burke Harris

Childhood trauma isn’t something you just get over as you grow up. Pediatrician Nadine Burke Harris explains that the repeated

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John Searle: Our shared condition — consciousness

Philosopher John Searle lays out the case for studying human consciousness — and systematically shoots down some of the common

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The quest to understand consciousness | Antonio Damasio

http://www.ted.com Every morning we wake up and regain consciousness — that is a marvelous fact — but what exactly is

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The history of our world in 18 minutes | David Christian

http://www.ted.com Backed by stunning illustrations, David Christian narrates a complete history of the universe, from the Big Bang to the

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TEDxKTH – Erik Kruse – On the brink of the Network Society

Erik Kruse holds the titles of Strategic Marketing Manager and Networked Society Evangelist at Ericsson Networked Society Lab. He is

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The single biggest reason why startups succeed | Bill Gross

Bill Gross has founded a lot of startups, and incubated many others — and he got curious about why some

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Learning Plant Learning: Prof. Ariel Novoplansky at TEDxJaffa

Professor Ariel Novoplansky talks about the unique way in which plants communicate through their roots. Via a complex system of

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3 clues to understanding your brain | VS Ramachandran

http://www.ted.com Vilayanur Ramachandran tells us what brain damage can reveal about the connection between celebral tissue and the mind, using

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