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Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn't make sense, but he's never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done. In this hilarious and insightful talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window -- and encourages us to think harder about what we're really procrastinating on, before we run out of time. For more from Tim Urban, visit Wait But Why: http://www.waitbutwhy.com/ TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate Follow TED news on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/tednews Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDtalksD...
Kyle MacDonald details just exactly how he traded up from one red paperclip to a house, in only a year! It's an unlikely and amazing journey with lots of surprises along the way. More information on http://www.tedxvienna.at Kyle MacDonald started with a red paperclip and traded it for a pen. Then traded the pen for a doorknob. And so on! This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
Discover the 3 most common mistakes in a street fight in this video with Sifu Dan. Watch more Bruce Lee's JKD videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCXDIByH-Gk&list=PLEmTTOfet46Ocn3bqnUIaAB-cTUzsAXOG Download Dan Lok's best-selling book F.U. Money FREE: http://streetfightmistakes.danlok.link ★☆★ SUBSCRIBE TO DAN'S YOUTUBE CHANNEL NOW ★☆★ https://www.youtube.com/user/vanentrepreneurgroup?sub_confirmation=1 One of Dan Lok’s passions in life is martial arts. Like many young kids, after watching a Bruce Lee movie, it changed his life forever. At 17 years old, Dan started training in martial arts seriously because he was being bullied in school. It wasn’t long for Dan to learn the techniques he needed, and gain the confidence necessary to defend himself. Dan has studied with legendary martial artist such as Bruce Lee’s original student Ted Wong (http://tedwongjkd.net) and Joe Lewis “The Worlds Greatest Fighter” (http://joelewisassociation.com), making him a second generation student of Bruce Lee - in Bruce Lee's authentic art of Jeet Kune Do (JKD). He's also a third generation student of Ip Man (Wing Chun Kung Fu). Dan has also trained with other great instructors like Sifu Adam Chan (https://www.pragmaticmartialarts.com), Canadian lightweight boxing champion Tony "Fire Kid" Pep (https://www.facebook.com/pepboxing), and Octavio Quintero (https://www.theartofjkd.com) For Dan, martial arts training permeates every area of life. It’s not a hobby, it’s a way of life, and it influences how he does business. Martial arts gave him the confidence, focus, and patience to push through these obstacles and to keep fighting when he felt like giving up. IMPORTANT NOTE: Dan is NOT a full-time martial artist and he doesn't even claim to be that good of a fighter. He's simply a successful businessman who enjoys the art and philosophy of Bruce Lee, just like you. He doesn't have any online martial art videos, seminars or expensive "private training" to sell you. Quite frankly, he doesn't need the money. He simply wants to share his passion for the art of JKD (his own version of Jeet Kune Do) through his YouTube channel. Check out the other Jeet Kune Do (JKD) Fighting Tactics and Training Videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEmTTOfet46Ocn3bqnUIaAB-cTUzsAXOG More Wing Chun (Ving Tsun) Techniques in this Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLEmTTOfet46PuW-CM4gmmMnebKMq3WFMp ★☆★ WANT TO OWN DAN'S BOOKS? ★☆★ http://www.amazon.com/Dan-Lok/e/B002BLXW1K ★☆★ NEED SOLID ADVICE? ★☆★ Request a call with Dan: https://clarity.fm/danlok ★☆★ CONNECT WITH DAN ON SOCIAL MEDIA ★☆★ Blog: http://www.danlok.com/blog/ Podcast: http://www.shouldersoftitans.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/danthemanlok Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/danlok/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/vanentrepreneurgroup Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/danlok Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Dan-Lok/e/B002BLXW1K This video is about 3 Common Mistakes In A Street Fight - Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do https://youtu.be/aqn6cy3jB0k https://youtu.be/aqn6cy3jB0k
Check out our new website for more incredible documentaries: HD and ad-free. https://goo.gl/LwMcmY An extraordinary documentary on the brainpower of Daniel T, the young Englishman who could be the world’s greatest mental athlete. Daniel is not just a calculating wizard, but also a memory champion and super linguist. He speaks nine languages. Daniel, the oldest of seven children, has been able to do amazing calculations after an epileptic fit when he was 3 years old. He was even able to remember over 22,000 numbers in a public display of his ability. But how does he do it? Leading scientists explore the extraordinary world of this real-life Rainman. Daniel’s psychological make-up is explored by Cambridge University autism expert Professor Simon Baron Cohen who delves into his childhood experiences in an effort to explain his remarkable abilities. In America Daniel meets other extraordinary people like himself, known as “savants” --- including Kim Peek, whose story was the basis of the movie “Rainman”. Brain scientists at the Salk Institute in San Diego, including Professor V S Ramachandra, are astounded at his skills and discover the key to Daniel’s ability is his visual imagery which his brain “sees” when he hears a number, this condition is known as synaesthesia. To show it’s not just numbers Daniel can remember -- he also learns one of the world’s hardest languages, Icelandic, in just one week --- and gets interviewed on Icelandic TV after only 7 days of learning to speak it. Want to watch more full-length Documentaries? Click here: http://bit.ly/1GOzpIu Follow us on Twitter for more - https://twitter.com/realstoriesdocs Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/RealStoriesChannel Instagram - @realstoriesdocs Content licensed from Digital Rights Group (DRG). Any queries, please contact us at: email@example.com Produced by FOCUS PRODUCTIONS LTD
When you look at sporting achievements over the last decades, it seems like humans have gotten faster, better and stronger in nearly every way. Yet as David Epstein points out in this delightfully counter-intuitive talk, we might want to lay off the self-congratulation. Many factors are at play in shattering athletic records, and the development of our natural talents is just one of them.
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