What can a pickpocket teach us about the art of getting people’s attention? A lot – if you can keep up with him.
Articles for Ted
Never give up! It’s more than just a platitude. In her extensive research, psychologist Angela Lee Duckworth found that more than IQ or talent
Throughout Matt Killingsworth’s research on happiness, he asked more than 600,000 people to report on their happiness levels and whether they were thinking about the past, the present, or the future.
by Jane McGonigal: The TEDTalk you’re about to watch probably seems like a pretty ordinary TEDTalk, maybe even a pretty good one, given the standing ovation at the end.
Surprise! The things we think we want (billions of dollars, a flawless body, a new love interest) don’t actually make us happy. So what does?
Christopher McDougall explores the mysteries of the human desire to run.
By Deepak Chopra, MD. FACP, Stuart Hameroff, MD, Menas C. Kafatos, Ph.D., Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D., and Neil Theise, MD. One of modern science’s great strengths is that any questionable finding dies a quick death if it’s invalid.
by Mary Roach: In 2009, I walked onto the TED stage and gave a talk that included video of a Danish pig inseminator. The topic of the talk was orgasm,
by Amy Cuddy: Power. It’s that intangible thing that so many people strive for.
by TEDtalksDirector Antonio Damasio: Every morning we wake up and regain consciousness — that is a marvelous fact — but what exactly is it that we regain?