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AnnMarie Thomas: Hands-on science with squishy circuits

AnnMarie Thomas: Hands-on science with squishy circuits

The hidden beauty of pollination: Louie Schwartzberg on TED Live from TED2014 Mysteries of the unseen world: Louie Schwartzberg at TED2014 Louie Schwartzberg is fascinated with exposing the world’s wonders through photography. Three years ago, his talk, “Nature. Beauty. Gratitude,” demonstrated his uncanny ability to capture the captivating beauty of our natural world — the tiniest shake of a flower petal, the stirring complexity of a bee’s wing. TEDtoChina Shanghai: The Upcoming Sixth Sense Talk Pranav Mistry is a ‘human interaction interface innovator’ from MIT. Back in 2009 he gave his first talk at TED about his Sixth Sense technology which is a holographic touch sensitive projector that’s workable on any surface. It’s an augmented reality technology that allows you to compute anywhere anytime with gesture controls for everything. For the first time Pranav will be talking about his Sixth Sense projector in Shanghai at TEDtoChina this Sunday 18th September.

How a Smoke Detector Works Part of the show Nuclear Power What you Need A smoke detector Geiger counter - we needed to check that the radiation levels aren't going to do us any damage! Some tools Candle and something to burn What to do You should NOT try this experiment at home because radiation is dangerous. Search Institute Educators and youth leaders know how motivating it can be for young people to discover their "sparks"--those activities and interests that truly engage kids to be their best. Discovering those sparks can help students express their personalities and make unique contributions to the world. Search Institute research shows that kids who thrive have two important supports: knowledge of what their sparks are and adults who support the development of those sparks. Several research studies show that creative arts, athletics, and learning are the top interests that kids identify as their personal sparks.

Thursday TEDx Talks Playlist Hundreds of talks from independently organized TEDx events around the world are published on the TEDxTalks website daily. Each Tuesday and Thursday, we’ll choose four of our favorites, highlighting just a few of the enlightening talks from TEDx community, and its diverse constellation of ideas worth spreading. Browse all TEDxTalks here » Using just a few hand claps, his voice, and a ukelele, musician Garrett Borns gets the TEDxGrandRapids crowd going.

10 Public Speaking Tips For Introverts 1. For many speakers -- and especially for introverts -- preparation is key . Take your time crafting the speech so that it flows logically and is illustrated with stories and examples. Practice it out loud, until you’re comfortable.

Amazing Women Rock - The 21 Amazing TEDWomen Speakers Of TEDGlobal 2011 Alice Russell (Singer) Alice Russell is a force of nature, one of those fabulous British girls with a great big soul sound -- a tradition stretching from Dusty Springfield to Alison Moyet to Adele. What sets her apart? Some seriously clever musicianship.

「旅程的力量」特別講者 大衛.漢森為漢森機器人技術公司的創立者與CEO。曾在羅德島設計學院研究藝術,目前已經獲得了德克薩斯州立大學互動藝術與工程博士學位。接連被PC Magazine 和連線雜誌讚譽為「天才」,大衛.漢森致力解決工程與藝術的結合問題、,夢想著創造出出神似人類的機器人:擁有細膩豐富的面部表情、懂得捕捉人類情緒與回 應,甚至能與人類自然對談。完全不同於其他呆板的智慧機器人,高度靈活且低耗能的漢森機器人賦予科技更多的人性和個性,證明人工智慧的無限可能性。