Can a Simple Piece of Paper Change the Way We Eat? Kavita Shukla at TEDxManhattan

Can a Simple Piece of Paper Change the Way We Eat? Kavita Shukla at TEDxManhattan

Translator: Cristine Molina Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs So today I’d like to tell you about a simple idea that could change the way we eat. It looks like this. It’s a piece of paper with a distinctive maple-like scent. That scent…

Stoicism | The Art Of Tranquility (Seneca’s Wisdom)

Stoicism | The Art Of Tranquility (Seneca’s Wisdom)

Seneca The Younger was a philosopher who held an important position in the Roman Empire, and is one of the major contributors to the ancient philosophy of Stoicism. Seneca once exchanged letters with his friend Serenus, on how to free…

Nathalie Miebach: Art made of storms

Nathalie Miebach: Art made of storms

(Music) What you just heard are the interactions of barometric pressure, wind and temperature readings that were recorded of Hurricane Noel in 2007. The musicians played off a three-dimensional graph of weather data like this. Every single bead, every single…

The overlooked art of receiving feedback | Russell Lazovick

The overlooked art of receiving feedback | Russell Lazovick

I can’t dance. I see other people moving gracefully, interpreting what they hear through their bodies with elegance and creativity and a clear connection to the rhythm, to the beat. They twirl, and they hit, and they collide, all almost…

Can you solve the river crossing riddle? – Lisa Winer

Can you solve the river crossing riddle? – Lisa Winer

As a wildfire rages through the grasslands, three lions and three wildebeest flee for their lives. To escape the inferno, they must cross over to the left bank of a crocodile-infested river. Fortunately, there happens to be a raft nearby.…