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Self control: Dan Ariely at TEDxDuke

Behavioral economist Dan Ariely talks about self control and the difference between our long term goals and our short term actions. Dan Ariely is an renowned ...

Save the bees! But how? | Brandon Dawson | TEDxDuke

A basic explanation of the process of beekeeping and ways to get involved in your community. Brandon Dawson is a first year at Duke hoping to major in Public ...

Explosive Resonance! | Derek Leadbetter | TEDxDuke

A physics demonstration of energy, waves, and resonance by Derek Leadbetter, demonstration manager (for physics lecture demonstrations and community ...

Why We Should All Be Interested in Space | Beepul Bharti | TEDxDuke

Why everybody needs to be invested in exploring and understanding space. Beepul is a first-year student at Duke planning to double major in Biomedical ...

TEDxDuke - Daniel Wong on Realistic Idealism: Seeing People as People

DANIEL WONG Daniel was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and he lived in Hong Kong from age two through five. After living in Hong Kong he moved to ...

Art, Resistance, and the Dominant Narrative | Saba Taj | TEDxDuke

How do we understand, define and participate in art? How does that change the way that we understand and participate in resistance? Saba is a queer Muslim ...

Beatbox flute freestyle: Abram Wuliger at TEDxDuke

ABRAM WULIGER Abram Wuliger grew up in the artistically rich community of Cleveland Heights, Ohio. His music started at a young age and a recorder class in ...

Energy and the Environment 2.0 | Timothy Johnson | TEDxDuke

The energy and environmental challenges of today require new ways of thinking. While the history of environmental management contains its share of success ...

Stories We Tell Ourselves | Ted Yavuzkurt | TEDxDuke

How do we perceive failure? How do we bounce back? How do we control ourselves and our situations? Ted Yavuzkurt is a Duke University Senior dual ...

How to repurpose activist energy to govern | Suhani Jalota | TEDxDuke

How do you make the government listen to you? How can energy empower communities to demand their own rights and at the same time govern themselves?

The Artrepreneur | Laurence Nemeh | TEDxDuke

Smartphones have killed the artist. Rising out of the 21st century highspeed information landscape is the latest evolution of the artist, the “Artrepreneur.” It is not ...

How Technology Create Agents of Change | Savitha Sridharan | TEDxDuke

Savitha guides us through an incredible story of how entrepreneurship, cultural understanding, and technology can come together to help communities that are ...

TEDxDuke - Christine Erlien on Google Earth's Impact

Christine Erlien has been a Lecturing Fellow in the Thompson Writing Program at Duke University since 2007. She holds a Ph.D. in Geography from University ...

Three dirty words | Atrayus Goode | TEDxDuke

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. When Atrayus Goode entered college in 2003 at the University of ...

Shikha Nayar at TEDxDuke

Student speaker In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like ...

Jia Jiang at TEDxDuke

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx ...

A Day in the Life of a Day: Jimmy Soni at TEDxDuke

"A Day in the Life of a Day" Jimmy Soni is currently the Managing Editor of the Huffington Post. Before this he worked as Chief of Staff to Arianna Huffington, the ...

Todd Sears at TEDxDuke

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx ...

TEDxDuke - Owen Astrachan - A Personal Odyssey

"A Personal Odyssey: Understanding and Teaching Computer Science for 28 years" Owen Astrachan is Professor of the Practice of Computer Science at Duke ...

TEDxDuke - Alice Yen - Superpeople

"Superpeople" Alice Yen is a Duke senior studying Public Policy and Markets and Management. She has worked in both the private and public sectors, ranging ...

TEDxDuke: Bill Brown on Effective Innovation

Bill Brown is cofounder of Palmer Labs, LLC, and 8 Rivers Capital, LLC, companies that focus on financing and commercializing technologies related to energy, ...

Food for Deep Space | Morgan Irons | TEDxDuke

Making food available in space by solving food security on Earth. A senior at Duke, Morgan is inspired by her passions for space and biology. Based on her ...

TEDxDuke - Katrina Wisdom - The Intersection of Ballet and Engineering

"Fouetté Turns and Fourier Series: The Intersection of Ballet and Engineering" Katrina is from southern California and is a senior majoring in Mechanical ...

Using Math to Understand Art | Ingrid Daubechies | TEDxDuke

Using mathematical tools to approach art restoration. Best known for her breakthroughs in wavelet research and contnributions to digital signal processing, ...

Dasan Ahanu at TEDxDuke

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx ...

TEDxDuke - Carl Nordgren on Creative Populism

CARL NORDGREN Nordgren is a creative populist. He has been an entrepreneur, helping found two pioneer cellular telephone companies, two innovative ...

Forget MPG: Being smart about car fuel efficiency | Rick Larrick | TEDxDuke

Our decisions about car fuel efficiency are prone to systematic biases. In this behavioral economics talk, Rick Larrick demonstrates these biases and tells car ...