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- -: Larry Brilliant: TED Prize wish: Help stop the next pandemic

January 16, 2007 (over 10 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Accepting the 2006 TED Prize, Dr. Larry Brilliant talks about how smallpox was eradicated from the planet, and calls for a new global system that can identify and contain pandemics before they spread. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from ...

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- -: Larry Brilliant: The case for informed optimism

December 7, 2007 (over 9 years ago)

http://www.ted.com We've known about global warming for 50 years and done little about it, says Google.org director Larry Brilliant. In spite of this and other depressing trends, he's optimistic and tells us why. From Skoll World Forum, Oxford, UK, www.skollfoundation.org TEDTalks is a daily vi...

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- -: Green@Google: Stewart Brand

March 18, 2010 (over 7 years ago)

Stewart Brand, an icon of the environmental movement, outlines a provocative approach for reclaiming our planet. In his latest book, Brand proposes solutions for three profound transformations which are underway right now: climate change, urbanization and biotechnology. In 1966 he campaigned...

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- -: Charlie Rose Greenroom - Larry Brilliant

February 22, 2008 (over 9 years ago)

Charlie Rose Greenroom - Larry Brilliant

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- -: Facebook COO: Working Moms Need Help from Working Dads

February 10, 2010 (over 7 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/01/30/The_Gender_Agenda_Putting_Parity_into_Practice Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg reflects on her own experiences as a mother and a woman in the corporate world to call for social change in the work / home balance between men and women. "We all lose because...

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Daniel Goleman: Compassion

March 1, 2007 (over 10 years ago)

Daniel Coleman shows how humans are innately compassionate but are just too busy or preoccupied to notice their instinct to show compassion.

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Source: TED

Larry Brilliant: The Case For Optimism

January 1, 2007 (over 10 years ago)

Larry Brilliant gives reasons to become optimistic despite the global issues our race is facing and the next generation will be handling for us.

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Source: TED

Robin Chase: Zipcar and Her Next Big Idea

March 1, 2007 (over 10 years ago)

Robin Chase gives ideas on how to decrease carbon consumption such as car sharing, implementing congestion pricing and interstate wireless mesh systems.

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Source: TED

Jamais Cascio: Tools For a Better World

February 1, 2006 (over 11 years ago)

Jamais Cascio shows us the tools that we can immediately use and develop to make a better world now.

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Source: TED

Larry Brilliant: Stopping Pandemics

February 1, 2006 (over 11 years ago)

Previous pandemics and pending pandemics are discussed by Larry Brilliant to advocate the "early detection, early response" technique to stopping these pandemics.

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Source: TED

Thulasiraj Ravilla: How Low-Cost Eye Care Can Be World-Class

November 1, 2009 (over 7 years ago)

Thulasiraj Ravilla shows how making eye-care available for poor people is clearly possible.

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Source: TED

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