Ted

/Tag: Ted

defying social norms for social change…

By |2018-11-01T03:47:58+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Climate Change, Society|

In this talk, Linh Do asks some important questions: What is normal? And how abnormal do we have to be to effect social change? 19-year-old Linh Do is the founder of Change and Switch in Australia. Four years ago, Linh initiated the Change a Million Light Bulbs project in Melbourne to get people to switch [...]

Comments Off on defying social norms for social change…

What one skill = an awesome life?

By |2018-10-23T17:17:11+00:00October 17th, 2018|Adaptation, Climate Change, TED|

Dr. Shimi Kang is an award-winning, Harvard-trained doctor, researcher, media expert, and lecturer on human motivation. She is the author of the #1 Bestseller, The Dolphin Way: A Parent’s Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy, and Motivated Kids Without Turning Into A Tiger (Penguin Books 2014). Her articles appear in major media outlets including the Huffington [...]

Comments Off on What one skill = an awesome life?

the way we think about charity is dead wrong

By |2018-10-23T17:17:12+00:00October 9th, 2018|Altruism, Society|

Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend -- not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big [...]

Comments Off on the way we think about charity is dead wrong

3 myths of climate change…

By |2018-10-23T17:17:12+00:00September 23rd, 2018|Climate Change|

The three myths of climate change | Linda Mortsch | TEDxToronto Global warmingGlobal warming, also referred to as climate change, is the observed century-scale rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system and its related effects. Multiple lines of scientific evidence show that the climate system is warming. Video!

Comments Off on 3 myths of climate change…
x Shield Logo
This Site Is Protected By
The Shield →