Posts Tagged: TED

Islam and liberty: Mustafa Akyol at TEDxWarwick

Islam and liberty: Mustafa Akyol at TEDxWarwick

Translator: Camille Martínez Reviewer: Ivana Korom Thank you. A few weeks ago, I had a chance to go to Saudi Arabia. And the first thing I wanted to do...

History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar

History’s “worst” nun – Theresa A. Yugar

Juana Ramírez de Asbaje sat before a panel of prestigious theologians, jurists, and mathematicians. The viceroy of New Spain had invited them to test the young woman’s knowledge by...

Jok Church: A circle of caring

Jok Church: A circle of caring

You know, what I do is write for children, and I’m probably America’s most widely read children’s author, in fact. And I always tell people that I don’t want...

What happens to our bodies after we die? – Farnaz Khatibi Jafari

What happens to our bodies after we die? – Farnaz Khatibi Jafari

Since the dawn of humanity, an estimated 100.8 billion people have lived and died, a number that increases by about .8% of the world’s population each year. What happens...

The rise and fall of the Byzantine Empire – Leonora Neville

The rise and fall of the Byzantine Empire – Leonora Neville

Most history books will tell you the Roman Empire fell in the fifth century CE. But this would’ve come as a great surprise to the millions of people who...

The magic of Vedic math – Gaurav Tekriwal

The magic of Vedic math – Gaurav Tekriwal

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar Nameste. I’m from India, and India is one of the oldest civilizations in the world. It has contributed to the world concepts such...

The complex geometry of Islamic design – Eric Broug

The complex geometry of Islamic design – Eric Broug

In Islamic culture, geometry is everywhere. You can find it in mosques, madrasas, palaces and private homes. This tradition began in the 8th century CE during the early history...

Consciousness — the final frontier | Dada Gunamuktananda | TEDxNoosa 2014

Consciousness — the final frontier | Dada Gunamuktananda | TEDxNoosa 2014

Translator: Nadine Hennig Reviewer: Denise RQ Thank you. I must say I’m very impressed with the way Mary pronounced my name. I couldn’t have said it better myself. (Laughter)...

“Heart in a Box” Technology

“Heart in a Box” Technology

SPEAKER 1: UW 360 is proudly supported by Pacific Office Automation– copy, print, workflow, and IT, problem solved. TED DANIELS: I feel like a million bucks, actually. SPEAKER 1:...