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http://www.ted.com TEDTalks shares the best ideas from the TED Conference with the world, for free: trusted voices and convention-breaking mavericks, icons and geniuses, all giving the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. We post a fresh TEDTalk every weekday. TEDTalks are licensed under Creative Commons, so you're welcome to link to or embed these videos, forward them to others and share these ideas with the people you know. To join the conversation, comment here or join our online community at TED.com. Any questions? Email contact@ted.com.
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Who belongs in a city? | OluTimehin Adegbeye

Underneath every shiny new megacity, there’s often a story of communities displaced. In this moving, poetic talk, OluTimehin Adegbeye details how government land grabs are destroying the lives of thousands who live in the coastal communities of Lagos, Nigeria, to make way for a „new Dubai.“ She compels us to hold our governments and ourselves […]
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What it feels like to see Earth from space | Benjamin Grant

What the astronauts felt when they saw Earth from space changed them forever. Author and artist Benjamin Grant aims to provoke this same feeling of overwhelming scale and beauty in each of us through a series of stunning satellite images that show the effects human beings are having on the planet. „If we can adopt […]
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Digitalisierung 4.0 – Gehört die Zukunft der Künstlichen Intelligenz? // Vince Ebert

Digitalisierung 4.0 – Gehört die Zukunft der Künstlichen Intelligenz? Zukunftsforscher Vince Ebert erklärt die Zukunft – Angst vor der Digitalisierung, Big Data oder künstlicher Intelligenz? Zukunftsforscher Vince Ebert weiß, die Digitalisierung 4.0 findet überall statt. Zugegeben, Algorithmen und Datenstrukturen können verwirrend und bedrohlich wirken, aber man sollte keine Angst vor der digitalen Revolution haben. Denn […]
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A smog vacuum cleaner and other magical city designs | Daan Roosegaarde

Daan Roosegaarde uses technology and creative thinking to produce imaginative, earth-friendly designs. He presents his latest projects — from the sidewalks of Amsterdam, where he reinterpreted „The Starry Night“ to get people thinking about green energy, to Beijing, where he developed a smog vacuum cleaner to purify the air in local parks, to a dance […]
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How young people join violent extremist groups — and how to stop them | Erin Marie Saltman

Terrorists and extremists aren’t all naturally violent sociopaths — they’re deliberately recruited and radicalized in a process that doesn’t fit into a neat pattern. Erin Marie Saltman discusses the push and pull factors that cause people to join extremist groups and explains innovative ways of preventing and countering radicalization. Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com […]
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How your pictures can help reclaim lost history | Chance Coughenour

Digital archaeologist Chance Coughenour is using pictures — your pictures — to reclaim antiquities that have been lost to conflict and disaster. After crowdsourcing photographs of destroyed monuments, museums and artifacts, Coughenour uses advanced technology called photogrammetry to create 3D reconstructions, preserving the memory of our global, shared, human heritage. Find out more about how […]
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Can a robot pass a university entrance exam? | Noriko Arai

Meet Todai Robot, an AI project that performed in the top 20 percent of students on the entrance exam for the University of Tokyo — without actually understanding a thing. While it’s not matriculating anytime soon, Todai Robot’s success raises alarming questions for the future of human education. How can we help kids learn the […]