Tag: TED2009

17 Jan

TEDxTelAviv Seeking Professional Photographer

TEDxTelAviv by maya

If the following is something you normally carry around, Two Nikon D700 camera bodies Nikkor AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8 G lens Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8 G lens Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8 G lens Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4 G lens Batteries and charger for the D700s Monopod Tripod with ball head R-Strap Artic Butterfly sensor brush Lens [...]

02 Dec

Elizabeth Gilbert On Nurturing Your Genius

blog by natalie

“What is it specifically about creative ventures that seems to make us really nervous about each others mental health in the way that other careers kinda don’t…” Writer Elizabeth Gilbert explores why is it that creativity and suffering must be linked? What is another way of exploring genius and nurturing our creativity? Like her book [...]

03 Jul

Daniel Libeskind’s 17 Words of Architectural Inspiration

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Wonder, expression, optimism, raw, complexity…here architect Daniel Libeskind shares his bold vision for architecture. And shines light on the field that he believes is about “carving out a space” that at its best “creates a space that never existed – a space that we never enter except in our minds and spirits.” Inspiration for any [...]

30 Jun

Arthur Benjamin Talks Mathematics

TEDxTelAviv by natalie

“The world has changed from analog to digital – and it’s time for our mathematics curriculum to change too…” In this short but powerful TEDTalk Mathematics Professor and Magician Arthur Benjamin proposes a bold alternative to Calculus as the “top of the mathematics curriculum pyramid”. Discover it here:

20 Jun

The Science of Happiness

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It seemed like a nice way to start the week, with two speakers focusing on happiness: “Happiness is not just the absence of misery” is one of the findings Nancy Etcoff, the instructor of “The Science of Happiness” at Harvard Medical School, shares with us as she explores research and theories on happiness, pleasure and [...]

11 Jun

Seth Godin Talks About Tribes & How To Change The World

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“We are living through a change in the way ideas are spread and implemented” says marketer, author, blogger, entrepreneur Seth Godin. Here he entertains us with his latest topic of interest, Tribes. And challenges us to change the world, today. “You don’t need everyone. You just need a few people…”

06 Jun

We Don’t Want To Believe What We Know. Yann Arthus-Bertrand Captures The Human Impact on Earth

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You’ve probably seen photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand‘s stunning work, “Earth from above” as it traveled around the world. Through this TEDtalk, Yann takes us beyond the image of a single beautiful photo.¬† To show us the human impact on Earth.¬† And to challenge us to start believing what we know. You may also be interested in [...]

19 May

Take Nothing, Do No Harm. Ray Anderson Talks Sustainable Commerce

TEDxTelAviv by maya

At his carpet company, Ray Anderson has increased sales and doubled profits by designing for sustainability. In this beautiful speech, Anderson talks about living in harmony with nature, about more happiness with less stuff, and ends with a poem written by Glenn Thomas, a company employee¬† inspired by Anderson’s vision. Tomorrow’s Child by Glenn Thomas [...]