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TED Talks are going desi with a little help from Bollywood's biggest star

Big ideas are coming soon to Indian television screens.

TED, known for its glitzy global conferences featuring the best and brightest in tech, design, and entertainment, as well as its viral videos on topics ranging from exploring Antarctica to the power of introverts, plans to launch a television series in partnership with Star India. 351 more words

"Humanity can rise to the challenge": Yuval Harari in conversation at TED Dialogues

How to explain the stunning political upheaval of 2016 — Brexit in the UK and Donald Trump’s election to the presidency in the US — as well as the current and ongoing atmosphere of division, discontent and disquiet that fills many people’s lives? 798 more words


Watch: Yuval Harari in conversation with TED's Chris Anderson

In this one-hour video from TED headquarters, curator Chris Anderson sits down with historian and social critic Yuval Noah Harari to talk about this extraordinary moment in time — when nationalism is pitted against globalism, while the world is facing a job-loss crisis most of us are not even expecting. Rewatch this Facebook Live video:


TED Dialogues: An urgent response to a dangerously divisive time

These are astonishing days. Amid rapid-fire policy changes, America has grown even more divided; similar divisions are spreading across the world. Vitriolic rhetoric roars from all sides, and battle lines are hardening. 257 more words


Anne Ferran’s ARTIST’S LIBRARY is now part of the Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive

Book Title: Artist’s Library

Photographer/s: Anne Ferran

Place of publication: Bundanon, NSW,  Australia

Year of publication: 2016

Publisher: Bundanon Trust

Dimensions of book (mm): 225 x 170 mm… 192 more words


10 TED Talks by 10 Superstar Intellectuals

There have been countless brilliant minds who have walked the face of the planet. They have created entire worlds of their own, be it Shakespeare in his worldly plays or Einstein in his otherworldly theories. 973 more words


On Being Asked for a Political Poem - by Christopher Todd Anderson

My eyes drift across Kansas, its drab winter fields

and bird-churned skies, its highways like frozen

gray rivers, its oak trees clutching brown shawls

of dead unfallen leaves, a rough threadbare comfort. 368 more words