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The more we learn, the more we learn there is to learn Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend — not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he […]

My philosophy for a happy life -Ted Talk – Sam Berns

This post was provided by Ted.com, presented by Sam Berns.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “Born with a rare genetic disorder called progeria, Sam Berns knew he’d be facing more obstacles in life than most. This didn’t stop him from taking charge of his own happiness. In this moving and inspirational talk, […]

How To Shift Your Mindset And Choose Your Future

This post was provided by Ted.com, present by Tom Rivett-Carnac. Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “When it comes to big life problems, we often stand at a crossroads: either believe we’re powerless against great change, or we rise to meet the challenge. In an urgent call to action, political strategist Tom […]

3 Kinds Of Bias That Shape Your World View

This post was provided by Ted.com, present by J. Marshall Shepherd. Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “What shapes our perceptions (and misperceptions) about science? In an eye-opening talk, meteorologist J. Marshall Shepherd explains how confirmation bias, the Dunning-Kruger effect and cognitive dissonance impact what we think we know — and shares […]

The Search For “aha!” Moments

This post was provided by Ted.com, present by Matt Goldman. Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “In 1988, Matt Goldman co-founded Blue Man Group, an off-Broadway production that became a sensation known for its humor, blue body paint and wild stunts. The show works on the premise that certain conditions can create […]

Is Human Evolution Speeding Up Or Slowing Down?

This post was provided by Ted.com, present by Laurence Hurst. Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “In the past 3,000 years, many populations have evolved genetic adaptations to their local environments. People in Siberia and the high arctic are uniquely adapted to survive extreme cold. The Bajau people can dive 70 meters […]

How Drawing Can Set You Free

This post was provided by Ted.com, present by Shantell Martin. Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “Who are you? To answer this question, artist Shantell Martin followed her pen. In this brilliantly visual talk featuring her signature freestyle line work — drawn across everything from the screens of Times Square to the bodies of New […]

Creative Ways To Get Kids To Thrive In School

This post was provided by Ted.com, presented by Olympia Della Flora.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “To get young kids to thrive in school, we need to do more than teach them how to read and write — we need to teach them how to manage their emotions, says educator Olympia […]

Sound of Music Flash Mob

This post was provided by Youtube.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “More than 200 dancers were performing their version of ‘Do Re Mi’, in the Central Station of Antwerp. with just 2 rehearsals they created this amazing stunt! Those 4 fantastic minutes started the 23 of march 2009, 08:00 AM. It […]

Dachshund and Turtle Playing Soccer

This post was provided by The Good News Network.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “This is not your normal game of fetch—although this speedy tortoise would surely be up for one.” Share Share on facebook Share on google Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on pinterest Share on email Share […]

Is It Too Late to Pursue My Dreams?

This post was provided by Personal Excellence, presented by Celestine Chua.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “Most people tend to assume that it’s too late to pursue what they want to do, especially if they’ve been working in an unrelated field. So, is it too late? And if it’s not, what […]

How to Fix a Broken School TED Talk

This post was provided by Ted.com, presented by Linda Wayman.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “On Linda Cliatt-Wayman’s first day as principal at a failing high school in North Philadelphia, she was determined to lay down the law. But she soon realized the job was more complex than she thought. With […]

How to Find Peace, Clarity and Courage in Uncertain Times

This post was provided by Marie Forleo.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “Sheri Riley, the award-winning author of Exponential Living: Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on 10% of Who You Are, says “Peace is the new success,” and this woman knows about success. If you’ve ever felt like you’re chasing […]

How to See The Gift In Everything

This post was provided by Marie Forleo.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “Today on MarieTV is a woman who knows about the resiliency of the human spirit. Dr. Edith Eva Eger survived the Holocaust, became an eminent psychologist and PTSD expert, and might be my favorite MarieTV guest of all time.” […]

What Makes a Good Life? TED Talk

What Makes a Good Life? This post was provided by Ted.com, presented by Robert Waldinger.  Check out the entire content here. Start Learning Today. “What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it’s fame and money, you’re not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you’re mistaken. As […]