Nikola Kajtez, PhD – Philosophy of Entropy episode 5/5

Nikola Kajtez, PhD – Philosophy of Entropy  episode 5/5

Alice Goffman: How we’re priming some kids for college — and others for prison

Alice Goffman: How we’re priming some kids for college — and others for prison

On the path that American children travel to adulthood, two institutions oversee the journey. The first is the one we hear a lot about: college. Some of you may remember the excitement that you felt when you first set off for college. Some of you …

Preparing students for the culture of college | JoAnn Myers | TEDxABQED

Preparing students for the culture of college | JoAnn Myers | TEDxABQED

Translator: Katelyn Nicholson Reviewer: Denise RQ Good afternoon. How do we bridge the gap between high school and college particularly for first generation college students? To answer that question, I think we first have to consider what are the challenges faced by these students. Among …

Invisible/Invincible: The Bacteria Survival Guide (2017–18)

Invisible/Invincible: The Bacteria Survival Guide (2017–18)

(intense music) – The most exciting thing for me is really to let people know and help them begin to think about the things in our world that we can’t see but are very important to every single aspect of our life. – Microbes are …

A Choreographic Score to Human Particle Detection (2017–18)

A Choreographic Score to Human Particle Detection (2017–18)

(upbeat music) – I’m all day detecting things with inanimate objects. It’s really exciting for me to be able to detect anything with a group of humans. Just to see them react to an input. – And I study a community of contemporary dances that …

How to learn from failure and quit the blame game | Alisa Cohn

How to learn from failure and quit the blame game | Alisa Cohn

The thing about building a company is that inevitably things go wrong, and bad things happen. You don’t want that to happen, you don’t anticipate when that happens, but it is inevitable in the lifecycle of any company. When that happens the best way to …

Breaking Into Military Bases with UFO Fanatics | Mystery Girl

There are unmarked cars that go around this area, they were tracking our mobile phones. You know, this is the real Spookville down here. I’ve had three UFO sightings myself and they were all very real. Could this be a portal to another dimension? It …

Islamophobia and the Clash of Ignorance | Shafique Virani | TEDxUTSC

Islamophobia and the Clash of Ignorance | Shafique Virani | TEDxUTSC

Translator: Shafique Virani Reviewer: Maricene Crus So I just flew in for the TED conference, and while I was waiting at the airport I happened to see a family friend that I haven’t seen in ages. We call him Uncle Anwar and he’s the spitting …