Women own 39 percent of all businesses in the US, but female entrepreneurs get only two percent of venture funding. In this eye opening Ted Talk Dana Kanze shares research suggesting that it might be the types of questions start-up founders get asked when they’re invited to pitch.
Bill and Melinda Gates took a walk on the beach and made a big decision: to give their Microsoft wealth back to society. Here’s their story.
Brené Brown, whose earlier Ted Talk on vulnerability became a viral hit, explores what can happen when people confront their shame head on. It’s funny, raw and vulnerable. A must watch.
With over 41 million views 😯, this Ted Talk is a must watch! It’s poignant, funny and Brene Brown shares a deep insight from her research, to help us understand humanity.
You’ve heard about slow food. Now there’s slow tv. In this very funny talk, Norwegian television producer Thomas Hellum shares how his team began to broadcast long, boring events to a rapt audience.
In the center of Caracas, stands the 45-story “Tower of David,” an unfinished, abandoned skyscraper. Eight years ago, people started moving in. Photographer Iwan Baan shows how people build homes in unlikely places.
Bees are dying off in record numbers so ecologist Noah Wilson-Rich recruited citizen scientists to set up beehives in their backyards, gardens and rooftops to explore where bees are healthy and thriving.
Did you know with just three common house plants you can grow fresh air? Researcher Kamal Meattle sees us through this in his inspiring Ted Talk.
Bickering families, declarations of love, and juicy gossip – Jane Austen’s writing often feels as though it was written just for you. Iseult Gillespie explores her sly societal satire in this terrific ted talk.
Everyone’s heard of Martin Luther King Jr. But do you know the woman Dr. King called “the architect of the civil rights movement,” Septima Clark? It’s her blueprint for change-making that has stood the test of time.