Every Piece of Art You’ve Ever Wanted to See, Up Close and Personal

A demo of experiments from Google’s Cultural Institute and Art Project.

Weird, or Just Different?

“There’s a flip side to everything,” the saying goes, and in 2 minutes, Derek Sivers shows this is true in a few ways you might not expect.

Wisdom from the Great Writers on Every Year of Life

The shared patterns of our lives pass into the pages of the books we love.

A Simple Way to Break a Bad Habit

Can we break bad habits by being more curious about them?

The Surprising Habits of Original Thinkers

Organizational psychologist Adam Grant shares three unexpected habits of thinkers who dream up new ideas and put them into the world.

Why Adam Driver Brings Theater to the Military

Before he was Kylo Ren in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Adam Driver was a United States Marine. He tells the story of how he brings self-expression to the armed forces.

My Philosophy for a Happy Life

Sam Berns is a high school student with Progeria, a rare, rapid-aging disease. But that hasn’t stopped him from living a fulfilled life.

Seth Godin on How to Get Your Ideas to Spread

Marketing guru Seth Godin spells out why bad or bizarre ideas are more successful than boring ones.

Why Some of Us Don’t Have One True Calling

If you’re not sure you want to do one thing for the rest of your life, you’re not alone.

A Conservative’s Plea to Work Together—a Must Listen for both Sides of the Aisle

If liberals and conservatives could combine their obsessive worldviews, we could lift up all people.

Is There a Better Way to Treat Addiction?

What if happiness was the key to breaking the effects of addiction?

The Real-Life Case for Paid Family Leave

In this incisive talk, Jessica Shortall makes the impassioned case that the reality of new working motherhood in America is both hidden and horrible: millions of women, every year, are forced back to work within just weeks of giving birth.

The Crisis Of Modern Parenting: A TED Talk

Modern Parenting has changed the way parents understand their role in raising their children. It’s not always the land of milk and honey. — If you were to know me on a personal level you’d know that I have a love for TED Talks that is almost unmatched against other content available on the internet. […]

A Father Speaks on Her Gender Transition

Author, professor, and parent Joy Ladin speaks on her transition from male to female and how it has made her think about what it really means to be “a woman.”

How to Get Booked for a TED Talk in 5 Steps

In 48 hours I’ll be speaking at TEDxSMU… and I’d like to share how this happened in case you are looking for your path to TED

YouTube a Valuable Educational Tool

For more than cat videos, you can harness Youtube to power your mind.