http://www.ted.com A free press — papers, magazines, radio, TV, blogs — is the backbone of any true democracy (and a vital watchdog on business). Sasa Vucinic, a journalist from Belgrade, talks about his new fund, which supports media by selling “free press bonds.”... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Hans Rosling: Debunking third-world myths with the best stats you’ve ever seen
http://www.ted.com You’ve never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called “developing world.”... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Joshua Prince-Ramus: Designing the Seattle Central Library
http://www.ted.com Architect Joshua Prince-Ramus takes the audience on dazzling, dizzying virtual tours of three recent projects: the Central Library in Seattle, the Museum Plaza in Louisville and the Charles Wyly Theater in Dallas.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Ashraf Ghani: How to fix broken states
http://www.ted.com Ashraf Ghani’s passionate and powerful 10-minute talk, emphasizing the necessity of both economic investment and design ingenuity to rebuild broken states, is followed by a conversation with TED curator Chris Anderson on the future of Afghanistan.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Ben Saunders: Three things to know before you ski to the North Pole
http://www.ted.com Arctic explorer Ben Saunders recounts his harrowing solo ski trek to the North Pole, complete with engaging anecdotes, gorgeous photos and never-before-seen video.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Bono: Action for Africa
http://www.ted.com Musician and activist Bono accepts the 2005 TED Prize with a riveting talk, arguing that aid to Africa isn’t just another celebrity cause; it’s a global emergency.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Robert Fischell: TED Prize wish: Finding new cures for migraine, depression, malpractice
http://www.ted.com Accepting his 2005 TED Prize, inventor Robert Fischell makes three wishes: redesigning a portable device that treats migraines, finding new cures for clinical depression and reforming the medical malpractice system.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Burt Rutan: Entrepreneurs are the future of space flight
http://www.ted.com In this passionate talk, legendary spacecraft designer Burt Rutan lambasts the US government-funded space program for stagnating and asks entrepreneurs to pick up where NASA has left off. ... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!
Peter Donnelly: How stats fool juries
http://www.ted.com Oxford mathematician Peter Donnelly reveals the common mistakes humans make in interpreting statistics — and the devastating impact these errors can have on the outcome of criminal trials.... Read More إقرأ المزيد | Share it now!