More than half of the world’s population already lives in cities, and another 2.5 billion people are projected to move to urban areas by 2050. … Read More 7 Principals For Building Better Cities
Urban activist Alessandra Orofino thinks that can change, using a mix of tech and old-fashioned human connection. … Read More TED Talk: It’s Our City Let’s Fix It?
Gates describes his efforts to build a “miniature Versailles” in Chicago, and he shares his fervent belief that culture can be a catalyst for social transformation in any city, anywhere.… Read More TED Talk: Reimagining Chicago
In this funny and personal talk, she digs at our hidden biases by explaining five ways she flips expectations of disability upside down.… Read More TED Talk: “How I Failed at Being Disabled?”
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
… Read More TED Talk: Do Schools Kill Creativity?
How can we overcome self-paralysis and take action? … Read More TED Talk: How to Thrive In High-stress Environments.
Refugees are human beings with skills, talents, aspirations, with the ability to make contributions if we let them.… Read More TED Talk: Our Refugee System is Failing and How to Fix it
Sixty-five million people were displaced from their homes by conflict and disaster in 2016. It’s not just a crisis; it’s a test of who we are and what we stand for, says David Miliband — and each of us has a personal responsibility to help solve it. In this must-watch talk, Miliband gives us specific,… Read More TED Talk: The Refugee Crisis is a Test of Our Character
We’re all embedded in vast social networks of friends, family, co-workers and more. … Read More TED Talk: The Hidden Influence of Social Networks
Living and dying, love and loss is what we get to do.… Read More TED Talk: What makes life worth living in the face of death