Shea Hembrey: How I became 100 artists



JJ Abrams – The mystery box


part of ‘How to tell a story’ TED Playlists

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TED – Shawn Achor – The happy secret to better work


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Charlie Todd – The shared experience of absurdity



Hans Rosling – Stats that reshape your world-view

Steven Johnson – Where good ideas come from

People often credit their ideas to individual “Eureka!” moments. But Steven Johnson shows how history tells a different story. His fascinating tour takes us from the “liquid networks” of London’s coffee houses to Charles Darwin’s long, slow hunch to today’s high-velocity web.

Brian Greene: Why is our universe fine-tuned for life?

Brian Greene is probably the most famous advocate of superstring theory. Interesting as always.