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Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations | Talk Video | TED.com  Physicist Geoffrey West has found that simple, mathematical laws govern the properties of cities — that wealth, crime rate, walking speed and many other aspects of a city can be deduced from a single number: the city's population. In this mind-bending talk from TEDGlobal he shows how it works and how similar laws hold for organisms and corporations.

Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations

Josh Luber: The secret sneaker market -- and why it matters | TED Talk | TED.com

Josh Luber: The secret sneaker market -- and why it matters

Neil Burgess

Neil Burgess explains how our brains tell us where we are

Larry Smith

In this funny and blunt talk, Larry Smith pulls no punches when he calls out the absurd excuses people invent when they fail to pursue their passions.

Deb Roy: The birth of a word | TED Talk | TED.com

Deb Roy studies how children learn language, and designs machines that learn to communicate in human-like ways. On sabbatical from MIT Media Lab, he's working with the AI company Bluefin Labs.

Tony Porter: A call to men | TED Talk | TED.com

Tony Porter: un llamado a los hombres

Tim Brown | Profile on TED.com

Tim Brown is the CEO of the "innovation and design" firm IDEO -- taking an approach to design that digs deeper than the surface.

Data visionary Hans Rosling's favorite TEDTalks keep an eye toward health, economics and population growth -- from business in Africa to youth in China.

Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler and team reveal how they bring the emotional complexity of animals to the stage with their life-size puppets.  their latest project was "War Horse"

Basil Jones and Adrian Kohler, of Handspring Puppet Company, bring the emotional complexity of animals to the stage with their life-size puppets. Their latest triumph: "War Horse.

Gary Slutkin: Let's treat violence like a contagious disease | Talk Video | TED.com

Let's treat violence like a contagious disease

Melinda Gates | Profile on TED.com  "Let's put birth control back on the agenda"

Melinda French Gates is co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, where she puts into practice the idea that every life has equal value.

David Autor: Why are there still so many jobs?  Here's a paradox you don't hear much about: despite a century of creating machines to do our work for us, the proportion of adults in the US with a job has consistently gone up for the past 125 years. Why hasn't human labor become redundant and our skills obsolete? In this talk about the future of work, economist David Autor addresses the question of why there are still so many jobs and comes up with a surprising, hopeful answer.  Watch now »…

Will automation take away all our jobs?

"Bearing Witness" StoryCorps app - Dave Isay: Everyone around you has a story the world needs to hear | Talk Video | TED.com

Post Friday Video: TED Talk – From the first interview he recorded, 2015 TED Prize winner and MacArthur Fellow Dave Isay knew he'd found his calling:

Robert Waldinger: What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | TED Talk | TED.com

I listened to a TED talk recently by Robert Waldinger . It was entitled What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happines.

Ajit Narayanan: A word game to communicate in any language | Talk Video | TED

Ajit Narayanan is the inventor of Avaz, an affordable, tablet-based communication device for people who are speech-impaired.

Luis von Ahn talks about massive online collaboration between internet users and computers to solve large-scale problems.  Did you know that reCAPTCHA is building a virtual library?

Luis von Ahn talks about massive online collaboration between internet users and computers to solve large-scale problems. Did you know that reCAPTCHA is building a virtual library?

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