Tag: TEDxTalks

The future evolution of human sexuality | Peter Tatchell | TEDxOxbridge

The future evolution of human sexuality | Peter Tatchell | TEDxOxbridge

Translator: Ilze Garda Reviewer: Denise RQ What want to do with you today is to share some ideas, some speculative ideas about the future evolution of human sexuality. My starting point is that, as we all know, in Western societies, although certainly not in many non-Western societies, there is ever greater acceptance of LGBT rights

Rape Culture | Reagan Williams | TEDxArkansasStateUniversity

Rape Culture | Reagan Williams | TEDxArkansasStateUniversity

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Peter van de Ven On January 8th of 2012, a fourteen-year-old girl asked a friend to come over for a slumber party. The two have been friends since early childhood, even though they were separated by a grade in school, and they started out the evening drinking and watching a scary

Technology and the Future of the Human Brain | Tara Swart | TEDxSaoPaulo

Technology and the Future of the Human Brain | Tara Swart | TEDxSaoPaulo

Translator: Phuong Quach Reviewer: Elena Crescia A lot of people ask me about what technology is doing to our brains and even more people ask me, “Should I allow my child to be on Skype, Facebook, texting emailing and listening to music, whilst they’re supposed to be studying for their exams?” Well I don’t think

Being a Rootless Third Culture Kid | Benjamin Self | TEDxUofL

Being a Rootless Third Culture Kid | Benjamin Self | TEDxUofL

My name is Benjamin Self. I’m 28 years old, and I’d like to talk to you today about something I call the weak ‘connectivity’ of my third-culture upbringing. First, let me give you some background. I was born in Florida, lived there for a year, then we moved to Georgia, lived there for 5 years,

Let’s talk about human composting | Katrina Spade | TEDxOrcasIsland

Let’s talk about human composting | Katrina Spade | TEDxOrcasIsland

Translator: Joanna Pietrulewicz Reviewer: Ivana Korom I was going to come out and begin by telling you very seriously that you’re all going to die one day. (Laughter) I’m pretty sure that after that video and Katherine’s wonderful talk before the video, you’re all completely aware of that fact. (Laughter) So I’m not going to

Be “Ridiculous on Purpose” | Angelina Blasich | TEDxProvincetown

Be “Ridiculous on Purpose” | Angelina Blasich | TEDxProvincetown

Translator: Ian Edwards Reviewer: Leonardo Silva So, for me, this all started with Jack. Jack is a 60-something backwoodsy, hard-working guy, about 5-foot and spare change, with a long beard and a luster of salt-and-pepper hair. Jack’s always been a hoot, and he’d give you the shirt off his back before he’d see you shiver.