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Building Lasting Self-Esteem

I stumbled across a TED video the other day on Facebook which gave suggestions about a problem many of us have; low self-esteem. (TED.com is a website dedicated to helping people with the every day problems life throws at us.  850 more words

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Interesting Ted Talks Vol. 1

Ted Talks are a big way to spread information and ideas through videos.  they reach all topics and all age groups.  Below are five Ted Talks that could be interesting for Seminarians.   37 more words

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A pre-mortem

Pre-mortem is something which you imagine is going to happen wrong, so that you can determine what and where you are going to be wrong and rectify it. 580 more words

TED-Ed: influenţa mâncării asupra creierului

When it comes to what you bite, chew and swallow, your choices have a direct and long-lasting effect on the most powerful organ in your body: your brain. 34 more words

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TED-Ed: cum funcţionează tranzistorii?

Modern computers are revolutionizing our lives, performing tasks unimaginable only decades ago. This was made possible by a long series of innovations, but there’s one foundational invention that almost everything else relies upon: the transistor. 30 more words

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TED-Ed: de ce îmbătrânim?

Human bodies aren’t built for extreme aging: our capacity is set at about 90 years. But what does aging really mean, and how does it counteract the body’s efforts to stay alive? 21 more words

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There Were Not Always Books

If you don’t already follow Maria Popova’s Brain Pickings on twitter or receive her emails, you might want to consider it.  For me, she is a source of science ideas and children’s book reviews and all sorts of deep thoughts on a myriad of topics. 226 more words