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Choose to See the Crystals | Riya Dange | TEDxDuke

Sexual assault is very common in today's society. Riya gives examples from her personal experience of working with sexual assault survivors and talks about ...

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 ...

The Crisis of Native History | Adair Necalli | TEDxDuke

The importance of how history is portrayed. Exploring how the narrative of history is often written by the dominating side. The importance of Native American ...

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 ...

Not Just Nine Months | Shannon Malloy | TEDxDuke

Maternal mortality is a problem not just in other countries but in America as well. This talk explores the challenges the United States faces when dealing with ...

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 ...

Explosive Resonance! | Derek Leadbetter | TEDxDuke

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

Biosense the Future | Mohamed Ibrahim | TEDxDuke

From the history of medicine to developing new technology to be used as medical tools. Dr. Mo talks about his research and how it led to a device that will allow ...

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, ...

Singing the Same Song: Empathy, Curiosity, and Human Connection | Neil Prose | TEDxDuke

Dr. Neil Prose discusses his experiences with patient care and humility as a medical practitioner. Dr. Prose has learned that it is important to listen to patients ...

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 ...

Do Numbers Lie? | Jun Yang | TEDxDuke

Dr. Yang explores the idea of computational fact checking. In today's society, it is very easy to manipulate data to say what we want it to day. Computational fact ...

TEDxDuke - Caroline Bruzelius - Visual Space and Technology

"Visual Space and Technology" Caroline Bruzelius has been teaching at Duke since 1981. She received her BA from Wellesley College and her Ph.D. from Yale ...

On Being Helpful | Mark Hecker | TEDxDuke

In our society, the idea of service is often framed as an obligation – those who have the means and talents to give back are expected to do so. In this talk, Mark ...

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 ...

The Purpose of Work | Tony Loyd | TEDxDuke

The way you spend your time is the way you spend your life. On average, working Americans spend 36% of our weekdays sleeping and 37% of our days at work ...

TEDxDuke - Tito Borht Shares a Life Lesson to Keep in Mind

TITO BORHT Tito is a sophomore international student from Bolivia. He is also the CEO of a nonprofit venture called Shelf Relief and he won "best pitch delivery" ...

Building the fort -- a metaphor for starting anything | Chris Heivly | TEDxDuke

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Chris Heivly talks about his experience starting MapQuest and ...

TEDxDuke - Omega Psi Phi Step Performance

OMEGA PSI PHI The Omega Zeta Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. was founded on Duke's campus in 1974 as the first black Greek organization at the ...

TEDxDuke - Vansh Muttreja on the Virtual White Board - A New Way of Remote Collaboration

VANSH MUTTREJA (student speaker) Vansh will be presenting a research project and prototypes of Virtual White Board and SmartTransfer. He is a member of ...

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, ...

Addressing the Gap in Nursing Workforce Diversity | Brigit Carter | TEDxDuke

There is no one strategy to achieve equity however if we all take steps to contribute, whether it is healthcare related or in your area of expertise we will move ...

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 ...

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 ...

The Beauty and the Beast of Biomedical Advancement | Tyler Allen | TEDxDuke

How family and personal relationships influences the development of biomedicine and also how the advancement of technology and human species in general ...

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 ...

Local History Theater: Empowering Places and Growing Economies | Angela Ottoson-Staheli | TEDxDuke

Angie uses her experience as an actress and play write to talk about ho theater can tell the history of a small town. Theater can bring people together, and also ...