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The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2)

The universe is unbelievably big – trillions of stars and even more planets. Soo… there just has to be life out there, right? But where is it? Why don't we see any ...

The myth of Prometheus - Iseult Gillespie

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Can you solve the bridge riddle? - Alex Gendler

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Optimistic Nihilism

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The Egyptian Book of the Dead: A guidebook for the underworld - Tejal Gala

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The tragic myth of Orpheus and Eurydice - Brendan Pelsue

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Why don't perpetual motion machines ever work? - Netta Schramm

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The myth of Arachne - Iseult Gillespie

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Can you solve the temple riddle? - Dennis E. Shasha

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-you-solve-the-temple-riddle-dennis-e-shasha Your expedition finally stands at the heart of the ancient temple.

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Can you solve the prisoner hat riddle? - Alex Gendler

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A brie(f) history of cheese - Paul Kindstedt

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The myth of Thor's journey to the land of giants - Scott A. Mellor

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How Thor got his hammer - Scott A. Mellor

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The psychology of narcissism - W. Keith Campbell

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The myth of Icarus and Daedalus - Amy Adkins

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-myth-of-icarus-and-daedalus-amy-adkins In mythological ancient Greece, Icarus flew above Crete on wings made ...

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The myth of Sisyphus - Alex Gendler

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The myth of Cupid and Psyche - Brendan Pelsue

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The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life you are under attack. Bacteria, viruses, spores and more living stuff wants to enter your body and use its resources for itself.

How batteries work - Adam Jacobson

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-batteries-die-adam-jacobson Batteries are a triumph of science—they allow smartphones and other technologies ...

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The myth of Hercules: 12 labors in 8-bits - Alex Gendler

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The myth of Pandora’s box - Iseult Gillespie

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What is the tragedy of the commons? - Nicholas Amendolare

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How to Build a Dyson Sphere - The Ultimate Megastructure

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The myth of King Midas and his golden touch - Iseult Gillespie

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Building a Marsbase is a Horrible Idea: Let’s do it!

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Mary's Room: A philosophical thought experiment - Eleanor Nelsen

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Can you solve the locker riddle? - Lisa Winer

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-you-solve-the-locker-riddle-lisa-winer Your rich, eccentric uncle just passed away, and you and your 99 nasty ...

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Wormholes Explained – Breaking Spacetime

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The myth behind the Chinese zodiac - Megan Campisi and Pen-Pen Chen

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Why it’s so hard to cure HIV/AIDS - Janet Iwasa

View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-it-s-so-hard-to-cure-hiv-aids-janet-iwasa In 2008, something incredible happened: a man was cured of HIV.

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What is the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle? - Chad Orzel

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-the-heisenberg-uncertainty-principle-chad-orzel The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle states that you can ...

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Every kid needs a champion | Rita Pierson

Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, "They don't pay me to like the kids." Her response: "Kids don't learn from people they don't like.

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History vs. Napoleon Bonaparte - Alex Gendler

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The Origin of Consciousness – How Unaware Things Became Aware

Sources and link to book by Rupert Glasgow: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-consciousness Consciousness is perhaps the biggest riddle in nature. In the ...

The Infinite Hotel Paradox - Jeff Dekofsky

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Can you solve the famously difficult green-eyed logic puzzle? - Alex Gendler

Sign up for our newsletter and never miss an animation: http://bit.ly/TEDEdNewsletter One hundred green-eyed logicians have been imprisoned on an island by ...

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Why Black Holes Could Delete The Universe – The Information Paradox

Black holes are scary things. But they also might reveal the true nature of the universe to us. This video was realised with the help of Dr. Alessandro Sfondrini ...

How a single-celled organism almost wiped out life on Earth - Anusuya Willis

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Can you solve the passcode riddle? - Ganesh Pai

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-you-solve-the-passcode-riddle-ganesh-pai In a dystopian world, your resistance group is humanity's last hope.

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The history of tea - Shunan Teng

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-history-of-tea-shunan-teng Tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world after water –– and from ...

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The Black Hole Bomb and Black Hole Civilizations

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The history of the world according to cats - Eva-Maria Geigl

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The Try Guys Play F***, Marry, Kill: Ned's Wife Edition

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Can you solve the river crossing riddle? - Lisa Winer

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-you-solve-the-river-crossing-riddle-lisa-winer As a wildfire rages through the grasslands, three lions and three ...

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The Cambodian myth of lightning, thunder, and rain - Prumsodun Ok

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How Far Can We Go? Limits of Humanity.

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How to unboil an egg - Eleanor Nelsen

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-to-unboil-an-egg-eleanor-nelsen It's so obvious that it's practically proverbial: you can't unboil an egg.

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What color is Tuesday? Exploring synesthesia - Richard E. Cytowic

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-color-is-tuesday-exploring-synesthesia-richard-e-cytowic How does one experience synesthesia -- the ...

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England: South Sea Bubble - The Sharp Mind of John Blunt - Extra History - #1

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Time: The History & Future of Everything – Remastered

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