Good boundaries free you | Sarri Gilman | TEDxSnoIsleLibraries

Good boundaries free you | Sarri Gilman | TEDxSnoIsleLibraries

Translator: Ken Harvey Reviewer: Denise RQ Everyone is in the middle of a life story, and your story is being shaped by what you are saying yes to and what you are saying no to. Your yeses and noes are what boundaries are made of. So what are boundaries? How do we build them? How […]

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One Simple Method to Learn Any Language | Scott Young & Vat Jaiswal | TEDxEastsidePrep

One Simple Method to Learn Any Language | Scott Young & Vat Jaiswal | TEDxEastsidePrep

Translator: Alina Siluyanova Reviewer: Denise RQ Scot Young: We want to start off with a question for you. By a show of hands, how many of you have put in time and effort into learning another language? Maybe you took a high school Spanish class, or maybe you took a lot of Rosetta Stone, but […]

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The Beautiful Lies of Sound Design | Tasos Fratzolas | TEDxAthens

The Beautiful Lies of Sound Design | Tasos Fratzolas | TEDxAthens

Translator: Camille Martínez Reviewer: Ivana Korom I want to skip the introduction. I want to start by doing an experiment. I’m going to play three videos of a rainy day. But I’ve replaced the audio of one of the videos, and instead of the sound of rain, I’ve added the sound of bacon frying. So […]

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How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

How I memorize piano music | Jocelyn Swigger | TEDxGettysburgCollege

Translator: Alice Spangaro Reviewer: Queenie Lee Jocelyn Swigger: Let’s talk about how you translate something like that into something like this. (Music: Chopin “Étude Op. 25, No. 2, in F minor”) The two questions that I get asked most often after I play a concert are “How do you make your fingers move so fast?” […]

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Why I Left an Evangelical Cult | Dawn Smith | TEDxNatick

Why I Left an Evangelical Cult | Dawn Smith | TEDxNatick

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner In the late ’60s, early ’70s, there was a movement that took place primarily in California, called the Jesus Movement, where ex-hippies grew up a little bit, had some kids and decided to channel all of that anti-establishment angst into religion. My father was one such ex-hippie and together […]

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Why reading matters | Rita Carter | TEDxCluj

Why reading matters | Rita Carter | TEDxCluj

Translator: Rosa Baranda Reviewer: Peter van de Ven If I came and told you there is this one thing you could all do which would make you more imaginative, make your memory better, probably improve your personal relationships, and make you a nicer person, you would probably be very skeptical. And even more so if […]

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Gays in the military | Vincent Cianni | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Gays in the military | Vincent Cianni | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Mile Živković Hello. My name is Vincent Cianni. I am a documentary photographer. I’m going to be speaking to you today about my project and book “Gays In The Military.” But first, I would like you to consider some of the photographs and voices of my subjects. (Voice 1) Admiral stated […]

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How to think, not what to think | Jesse Richardson | TEDxBrisbane

How to think, not what to think | Jesse Richardson | TEDxBrisbane

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner We can probably all agree that education is important, right? That’s pretty universal. But I want you to think back to your time in school and see if you can remember something. See if you can remember a time when you were actually taught how to think. Well, the […]

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The Static Method of Education | Leopold Van Den Daele | TEDxCardinalNewmanHS

The Static Method of Education | Leopold Van Den Daele | TEDxCardinalNewmanHS

Translator: Sarah Lu Reviewer: Mirjana Čutura That’s the freshman in me. I’ve been through a total of seven different schools, each very different from the next: project-based, French immersion. And my experience at all of these has led to me realizing that the traditional method, or as it’s known, the formal method, is really not […]

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How the Blind See the World | Christine Ha | TEDxUCSD

How the Blind See the World | Christine Ha | TEDxUCSD

Translator: Iryna Abramidze Reviewer: Theresa Ranft My parents came here from Vietnam in 1975. They came in the aftermath of a war, which many Americans disapproved of at the time, so they tried hard not to rock the boat. They had me some years later, actually right here in Southern California, and they tried to […]

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