TED talks – ideas worth spreading

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All the TED talks I find worth bookmarking:

2004
Dan Gilbert: The surprising science of happiness

2005
Bjorn Lomborg: Global priorities bigger than climate change
Barry Schwartz: The paradox of choice

2006
Tony Robbins: Why we do what we do
Helen Fisher: Why we love, why we cheat

2007
Richard Branson: Life at 30,000 feet
David Bolinsky: Visualizing the wonder of a living cell

2008
Stuart Brown: Play is more than just fun

2009
Beau Lotto: Optical illusions show how we see
Rebecca Saxe: How we read each other’s minds
Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action
Misha Glenny: How global crime networks work

2010
Adora Svitak: What adults can learn from kids
Dave Meslin: The antidote to apathy
Temple Grandin: The world needs all kinds of minds
Carter Emmart: A 3D atlas of the universe
Brene Brown: The power of vulnerability
Tan Le: A headset that reads your brainwaves

2011
Matt Cutts: Try something new for 30 days
David Christian: The history of our world in 18 minutes
Mark Pagel: How language transformed humanity
Tim Harford: Trial, error and the God complex
Kathryn Schulz: Don’t regret regret
Paddy Ashdown: The global power shift

2012
Lisa Kristine: Modern slavery
Scott Fraser: Why eyewitnesses get it wrong
Sarah-Jayne Blakemore: The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain
Read Montague: What we’re learning from 5,000 brains
Andrew McAfee: Are droids taking our jobs?
Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are
Tali Sharot: The optimism bias
Blog: 12 great free online courses

2013
Andrew McAfee: What will future jobs look like?
Jack Andraka: A promising test for pancreatic cancer…from a teenager
Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend
Elizabeth Loftus: The fiction of memory
Kevin Breel: Confessions of a depressed comic
Blog: 10 places where anyone can learn to code

2014
Isabel Allende: How to live passionately
Hugh Herr: The new bionics that let us run, climb and dance
Paul Bloom: Can prejudice ever be a good thing?
Jeremy Howard: The wonderful and terrifying implications of computers that can learn
Simon Anholt: Which country does the most good for the world?
Zak Ebrahim: I am the son of a terrorist. Here’s how I chose peace.
Jorge Soto: The future of early cancer detection? 
Mellody Hobson: Color blind or color brave?
Guy Winch: Why we all need to practice emotional first aid
Miguel Nicolelis: Brain-to-brain communication has arrived. How we did it
Blog: 25+ apps to make your everyday life easier

2015
Nick Bostrom: What happens when our computers get smarter than we are?
Donald Hoffman: Do we see reality as it is?
David Eagleman: Can we create new senses for humans?

Playlists:
7 talks to make you love science
How does my brain work?
Math talks to blow your mind
What does the future look like?
Talks that just might save your relationship
Talks to make you feel good about getting older
Get in shape (for real this time)

Ideas:
7 ways to practice emotional first aid
Why we shouldn’t judge a country by its GDP
Why humans run the world

TEDx
Ivica Puljak: Zašto i kako tražimo Higgsov bozon

Last updated on 25 June 2015