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6456550862018-01-25BY-SASBPEnglishC2 386826:52A 40 year plan for energy0
6274390812018-01-112020-07-21BY-SAfredEnglishC2 6603Art made of stormsArtist Nathalie Miebach takes weather data from massive storms and turns it into complex sculptures that embody the forces of nature and time. These sculptures then become musical scores for a string quartet to play.0
10884153292022-09-102022-09-12BY-SAfredEnglishC2 8913BIRGIT – training on Building Information models integrated with Geographical InformationBIRGIT – training on Building Information models integrated with Geographical Information3
39422751162012-06-252014-04-19BY-SAmpeEnglishC2 291217:23birth of computerHistorian George Dyson tells stories from the birth of the modern computer -- from its 17th-century origins to the hilarious notebooks of some early computer engineers. A historian and philosopher of science, George Dyson takes a clear-eyed and deeply researched view of our recent scientific past -- while showing where it may lead us. Full bio »0
421175132012-08-222019-11-20BY-SAKentEnglishC2 107710:22Boaz Almog “levitates” a superconductorHow can a super-thin 3-inch disk levitate something 70,000 times its own weight? In a riveting demonstration, Boaz Almog shows how a phenomenon known as quantum locking allows a superconductor disk to float over a magnetic rail -- completely frictionlessly and with zero energy loss. Experiment: Prof. Guy Deutscher, Mishael Azoulay, Boaz Almog, of the High Tc Superconductivity Group, School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University. Boaz Almog uses quantum physics to levitate and trap objects in midair. Call it "quantum levitation.0
5378877142017-04-24BY-SADOMENECEnglishC2 336919:511COMPUTING A THEORY OF ALL KNOWLEDGEStephen Wolfram takes on the grand project of computing a general Theory of All Knowledge, an overarching epistemic structure which would subsume all sciences and fields of practical and cognitive endeavour known or that could be known.0
8090567542020-01-032022-02-01BY-NC-NDetimaltaEnglishC2 24761COOL - Malta The Lost Atlantis2
11601055212013-05-162013-05-16BY-SAfredEnglishC2 1026David Pogue: 10 top time-saving tech tipsTech columnist David Pogue shares 10 simple, clever tips for computer, web, smartphone and camera users. And yes, you may know a few of these already -- but there's probably at least one you don't.0
6145391202017-11-11BY-SAluciacolladoEnglishC2 273918:54How to escape education's death valleySir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational "death valley" we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility.0
11691146172013-05-272013-05-27BY-SAfredEnglishC2 869 5:58Juan Enriquez: Your online life, permanent as a tattooWhat if Andy Warhol had it wrong, and instead of being famous for 15 minutes, we’re only anonymous for that long? In this short talk, Juan Enriquez looks at the surprisingly permanent effects of digital sharing on our personal privacy. He shares insight from the ancient Greeks to help us deal with our new “digital tattoos.”0
100408852021-12-122021-12-15BY-SAshhosseiniEnglishC2 2121Listening, brainwaves0
7847316162019-10-112019-10-11BY-SAshinueEnglishC2 22112National sports in English speaking countries0
23671073622014-11-112014-11-11BY-NC-NDfredEnglishC2 187410:002Plant cellsHank describes why plants are so freaking amazing - discussing their evolution, and how their cells are both similar to & different from animal cells.1
4703540192017-01-27BY-SAWjkEnglishC2 320Race TrailerTrailer0
651290162018-02-212018-03-09BY-NC-NDelicotteroEnglishC2 1140222RENEWABLE ENERGY TANCREDI0
4331056252012-08-222019-11-20BY-SAgrisezvEnglishC2 3006Rob Legato: The art of creating aweRob Legato creates movie effects so good they (sometimes) trump the real thing. In this warm and funny talk, he shares his vision for enhancing reality on-screen in movies like Apollo 13, Titanic and Hugo. Rob Legato creates surprising and creative visual illusions for movies.0
420126582012-08-222012-08-22BY-SASakeEnglishC2 29961Rob Legato: The art of creating awe; TED lectureTED Lecture, used for training purposes Rob Legato creates movie effects so good they (sometimes) trump the real thing. In this warm and funny talk, he shares his vision for enhancing reality on-screen in movies like Apollo 13, Titanic and Hugo. Rob Legato creates surprising and creative visual illusions for movies0
751219612019-06-18BY-SALinkdelesEnglishC2 322:551Technique critique - emergency room and operating room scenes from a variety of television showsAnnie Onishi, general surgery resident at Columbia University, takes a look at emergency room and operating room scenes from a variety of television shows and movies and breaks down how accurate they really are. Would the adrenaline scene from Pulp Fiction actually play out that way? Is all that medical jargon we hear in shows like Grey's Anatomy and House true-to-life? Is removing a bullet really a cure-all for a gunshot wound?0
4475670152016-07-292016-08-05BY-NC-SAGuthanNanEileanEnglishC2 313 3:193The Birlinn of Clanranald: Alan Riach at Loch EynortBefore his evening recital at Kildonan Museum, South Uist, Alan visited Loch Eynort, from which the birlinn sailed, with some friends, and read some short extracts from his English version of the famous poem by Alasdair Mac Mhaighstir Alasdair.0
10352158102022-04-012022-04-01BY-SAetimaltaEnglishC2 531The Maltese Farmhouse1
2433154892012-02-092023-05-09BY-SAfredEnglishC2 881 6:281The world's biggest Jacob's Ladder!2
6146272232017-11-12BY-SAluciacolladoEnglishC2 1316 7:53Tour the solar system from homeWant to navigate the solar system without having to buy a spacecraft? Jon Nguyen demos NASA JPL's "Eyes on the Solar System" -- free-to-use software for exploring the planets, moons, asteroids, and spacecraft that rotate around our sun in real-time. Jon Nguyen is an award winning aeronautics and graphics engineer at NASA.0
6281300202018-01-182018-01-18BY-SAKULESHOVEnglishC2 3204Unit 10
848868182012-11-012012-11-01BY-SAClaisneachdEnglishC2 3763Whale SongPeter Kerr is a resident of Berneray in the Outer Hebrides. His blog showcases his poetry, prose, and pictures. Here he gives "a reading of a piece reflecting upon a recent experience…"0
137813343532013-09-132013-09-13BY-SAKentAndersenEnglishC2 351420:26Why do we sleep?Russell Foster is a circadian neuroscientist: He studies the sleep cycles of the brain. And he asks: What do we know about sleep? Not a lot, it turns out, for something we do with one-third of our lives. In this talk, Foster shares three popular theories about why we sleep, busts some myths about how much sleep we need at different ages -- and hints at some bold new uses of sleep as a predictor of mental health.0

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