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On being present, not perfect | Elaine Meyer | TEDxLongwood
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On being present, not perfect | Elaine Meyer | TEDxLongwood

Translator: Laura Pasquale Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’d like to start with a story. Addison was an eight-year-old little boy. He was as blond as could be, he had a quirky sense of humor, he loved to build, he

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Can you get an MIT education for $2,000? |  Scott Young | TEDxEastsidePrep
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Can you get an MIT education for $2,000? | Scott Young | TEDxEastsidePrep

Translator: Israel Fernandez Martin Reviewer: Helena Bedalli If you’ve been watching the news lately, have probably seen photographs like this. Students are protesting because their government is cutting subsidies to education. And the big part of the reason for this,

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Daniel Goldstein: The battle between your present and future self
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Daniel Goldstein: The battle between your present and future self

Do you remember the story of Odysseus and the Sirens from high school or junior high school? There was this hero, Odysseus, who’s heading back home after the Trojan War. And he’s standing on the deck of his ship, he’s

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A Cure for Ageing?: David Sinclair at TEDxSydney
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A Cure for Ageing?: David Sinclair at TEDxSydney

Translator: David Hsu Reviewer: Denise RQ I believe that we’re all only given one precious life. For those of us who are really lucky to be born, it’s a life to be embraced, a life to be used for good,

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TEDxBrussels – Jacques Vallée – A Theory of Everything (else)…
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TEDxBrussels – Jacques Vallée – A Theory of Everything (else)…

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Thank you very much. It’s wonderful to be back in Brussels. I have been given the challenge of discussing with you the next 50 years of physics, in a dark room without windows, an

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Fashion at its most intimate level: Madison Levine at TEDxMilkenHighSchool
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Fashion at its most intimate level: Madison Levine at TEDxMilkenHighSchool

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Sebastian Betti Imagine a world where everybody wore the same clothes, a place where everyone had identical style, and monotonous admirations. Now, that wouldn’t be the most exuberant and stimulating world, would it? The clothes we

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The most important lesson from 83,000 brain scans | Daniel Amen | TEDxOrangeCoast