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Suspicious emails: unclaimed insurance bonds, diamond-encrusted safe deposit boxes, close friends marooned in a foreign country. They pop up in our inboxes, and standard procedure is to delete on sight. But what happens when you reply? Follow along as writer and comedian James Veitch narrates a hilarious, months-long exchange with a spammer who offered to cut him in on a hot deal. 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/TEDtalksDirector
TWITTER: http://bit.ly/ChillsTwitter INSTAGRAM: http://bit.ly/ChillsInstagram FACEBOOK: http://bit.ly/ChillsFacebook REDDIT: http://bit.ly/ChillsReddit Subscribe Here: http://bit.ly/ChillsYouTube In this top 11 list, we look at the most scary and mysterious things caught on tape by drones. These devices allow us to capture videos from the sky, giving us a new way of looking at what's around us. Whether they're real or fake, let me know your thoughts in the comments below. Narrated by: Chills Written by: Kyler Richman Edited by: Huba Áron Csapó Intro by: Jacob Snarr Music: Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) jdgehlert (pond5.com)
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Sue Klebold is the mother of Dylan Klebold, one of the two shooters who committed the Columbine High School massacre, murdering 12 students and a teacher. She's spent years excavating every detail of her family life, trying to understand what she could have done to prevent her son's violence. In this difficult, jarring talk, Klebold explores the intersection between mental health and violence, advocating for parents and professionals to continue to examine the link between suicidal and homicidal thinking. Note: Comments are disabled for this video because YouTube's comment moderation tools are not up to the task of maintaining a quality discourse here. You are welcome and invited to comment on the talk at TED.com https://go.ted.com/Cyc6. 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/TEDtalksDirector
Meet Richard Overton, America's oldest veteran. In this lively short film by Matt Cooper and Rocky Conly, hear the whiskey-drinking, cigar-smoking supercentenarian reveal his secrets to a long life. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get More Short Film Showcase: http://bit.ly/ShortFilmShowcase About Short Film Showcase: The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the web and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners. Know of a great short film that should be part of our Showcase? Email email@example.com to submit a video for consideration. See more from National Geographic's Short Film Showcase at http://documentary.com Get More National Geographic: Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoOfficialSite Facebook: http://bit.ly/FBNatGeo Twitter: http://bit.ly/NatGeoTwitter Instagram: http://bit.ly/NatGeoInsta About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world's premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what's possible. Meet Richard Overton, America's oldest veteran. Born on May 11, 1906, he has celebrated 110 birthdays (109 at the time of filming) and counting. The supercentenarian has lived through the Great Depression, served in World War II, and witnessed the rise of the Internet. From the Ford Model T to self-driving cars, more technological and scientific progress have occurred in Overton's lifetime than perhaps any other century in history. The whiskey-drinking, cigar-smoking elder reveals his secrets to longevity in this lively short film. https://www.overtonfilm.com/ Want to help Mr. Overton stay in his Austin, TX home? Donate to his home medical care expenses on GoFundMe. http://bit.ly/GoFundMeRichardOverton Credits: Matt Cooper (director, producer); Rocky Conly (cinematographer, producer); John Halecky (producer). 109-Year-Old Veteran and His Secrets to Life Will Make You Smile | Short Film Showcase https://youtu.be/BXyfCGDnuWs National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/natgeo
Charles McConnell | Game Changers Podcasts by GIM Institute (Part 2 of our Conversation)
“To fact the problems confronting the energy industry of tomorrow, industry and academia are going to have to learn how to pivot”: Part 2 of a conversation with former Assistant Secretary of Energy, Charles McConnell.
Charles D. McConnell is Executive Director of Rice University’s Energy and Environment Initiative. In Part 2 of our conversation, McConnell discusses the urgent need for companies and academics working on issues related to energy to be ready and able to change quickly when the market demands that change. That urgency is derived from the fact that energy isn’t just a commodity: it’s a public good. As challenges related to growing demand put pressure on an energy supply that must grow both in output as well as in the means of production (to include renewables, for instance), the public good can be put at risk. McConnell’s innovative work at Rice focuses on reducing that risk as much as possible as we transition to a new energy paradigm over the next 50 years. Read McConnell’s latest opinion piece on strategic approaches to reducing carbon emission in The Hill.
5:15 It’s ok be both good for business and good for the environment
6:15 You can’t take reliable energy for granted
9:05 Innovation at Rice University: to be impactful, you have to be relevant
12:15 The need for interdisciplinary, cross-functional teams
14:15 Industry and academia are going to have to learn how to pivot
15:12 Rice is looking for places to connect with marketplace challenges and opportunities
16:00 The ultimate goal is to make the world a better place
Charles McConnell was interviewed by Mark Rennella.
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“Game Changers. 232 Innovations That Have Shaped Our World” https://www.giminstitute.org/index.php/product/game-changers-pdf-file/