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On Shame

I watched this talk by Brene Brown several months ago and cried. I think sometimes we accept the way we feel about things without questioning why we feel that way, or what it motivating this response. 69 more words

UJ Library’s first “TED TALK” series: Fake News

By Gaby Ndongo

The University of Johannesburg Library will launch its first “TED TALKS” lecture series on the 24th of March with Prof Ylva Rodny-Gumede as the host focusing on fake news. 227 more words

News

On Vulnerability

My friend in my writing group was asking for blog topics the other day and I said, “how about on being brave?”

He wrote a… 253 more words

Writing

#22 of All the Things

I really want to visit New York so that I can  do cool things like a no-pants subway ride or dress in blue polo’s and khakis and stand around Best Buy with 80 other people!  294 more words

Ted Talks

Lifelike simulations that make real-life surgery safer

Critical care doctor Peter Weinstock shows how surgical teams are using a blend of Hollywood special effects and 3D printing to create amazingly lifelike reproductions of real patients — so they can practice risky surgeries ahead of time. 14 more words

Science

We should all be feminists

We should all be feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | TEDxEuston

Watching this Ted Talk, always inspired me.

This has really made me reflect on my experiences and certain social norm in America. 137 more words

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