Tag: United States

Sleepy teens: A public health epidemic | Wendy Troxel | TEDxManhattanBeach

Sleepy teens: A public health epidemic | Wendy Troxel | TEDxManhattanBeach

Translator: Joanna Pietrulewicz Reviewer: Krystian Aparta It’s six o’clock in the morning, pitch black outside. My 14-year-old son is fast asleep in his bed, sleeping the reckless, deep sleep of a teenager. I flip on the light and physically shake the poor boy awake, because I know that, like ripping off a Band-Aid, it’s better

Inspired by America

Inspired by America

My name is Izel, I’m from Ankara in Turkey and I lived there for 19 years. When I was growing up I definitely had the traditional Turkish family life; me and my cousins were always playing by the sea, on the beach, all day long. Life was very simple there and it was really great.

Where US Politics Came From: Crash Course US History #9

Where US Politics Came From: Crash Course US History #9

Hi, I’m John Green, and this is Crash Course U.S. History, and now that we have a Constitution, it’s actually United States history. Today we’re going to look at the birth of America’s pastime. No, Stan, not baseball. Not football. Not eating. I mean politics, which in America has been adversarial since its very beginnings,

The new American hustle | Shadeed Wallace-Stepter | TEDxSanQuentin

The new American hustle | Shadeed Wallace-Stepter | TEDxSanQuentin

Translator: Delia Cohen Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Now I think that everybody has at least one unique talent, at least one they thing excel at. I believe that my unique talent, and what I do better than anything else, is hustle. (Laughter) Now for me, hustle is what you get when ambition meets resilience and tenacity.

The Magnificent Milk Myth … Debunked | Brooke Miles | TEDxWilmington

The Magnificent Milk Myth … Debunked | Brooke Miles | TEDxWilmington

Translator: Napakcha P. Reviewer: Carl Luc Campbell What if you discovered that something you’ve been taught since childhood was completely wrong? What if more than five billion people on earth could prove it? Humankind has been a huge fan of milk and all things dairy for thousands of years. Of course, the caveman wasn’t milking