The power behind a smile | Do Nhat Nam | [email protected]

Translator: Chen Kevin Reviewer: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner OK. Hi. (Audience) Hi! So, before I start my little talk with you guys today, I want to ask you a little question. How many times do you smile every day? Once? Twice? Twice everyone? More? More than twice? Oh, yeah! We smile every day. We smile when our […]

Sustainable community development: from what’s wrong to what’s strong | Cormac Russell | TEDxExeter

Translator: Monica Ronchi Reviewer: Saskia Clauss Thank you. The question: “can I help you?” is a question that millions of people ask millions of other people every single day. What does it actually mean to help another human being? Or indeed to help an entire community. I believe that helping is a powerful and often […]

The Power of Partner Dance | Joe DeMers | [email protected]

Translator: Helena Bowen Reviewer: Denise RQ When you imagine yourself dancing at a school dance, maybe homecoming or prom, how many of you imagine yourself dancing like this? (Laughter) Raise your hand if the idea of dancing makes you afraid? Raise your hand if you would rather public speak than dance? Oh no! I’m the […]

The Battle for Women’s Voices In Entertainment Media | Maria Giese | TEDxProvincetown

Translator: Ian Edwards Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I’m a filmmaker, and I’m going to pitch you a story that could change the world. It starts in the past and it ends in the future, but how it’s going to turn out is going to be up to you. Are you ready for it? (Audience) Yes! When […]

I grew up in a cult. It was heaven — and hell. | Lilia Tarawa | TEDxChristchurch

Translator: Thành H. Châu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I grew up in a valley on the West coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Imagine the wildest, most beautiful valley you’ve ever seen. Lush bush that merges from foothills into fertile farmland, cut through by pristine rivers that snake down from the alps above. And […]

Surviving on the Inside | Ice T | TEDxSingSing

Translator: Thierry de Carvalho Banhete Reviewer: Denise RQ People always ask me, they say: “Ice, why you’re always up at Sing-Sing, why do you go to prisons all the time?” This is really, like, their beef with me. Some of you all might have just seen me show up on SVU in your life recently. […]

Why I live a zero waste life | Lauren Singer | TEDxTeen

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Leonardo Silva This is all of the trash that I’ve produced in the past 3 years. When I say that, people think that I’m crazy, or that I’m lying, or they’ll ask me questions like: “Hey. So, how do you wipe your butt?” (Laughter) I live a zero waste lifestyle, and […]

May I have this dance, please? | Pierre Dulaine | TEDxHollywood

Translator: Nadine Hennig Reviewer: Ilze Garda Hello, ladies and gentlemen. May I have this dance, please? This is the question that has been asked by many people, including myself. When you touch someone with respect, something changes. But we no longer touch each other with all of the new technology around us today. Many human […]