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- -: TEDxUWO - Wade Davis - The Sacred Headwaters

April 23, 2011 (over 6 years ago)

Wade Davis, a National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, presents a magnificent talk that highlights the beauty of the Sacred Headwaters in British Columbia, Canada. His photographs provide a unique perspective on the lives of those living in some of the most remote areas of this beautiful count...

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- -: Wade Davis: Cultures at the far edge of the world

January 12, 2007 (over 10 years ago)

http://www.ted.com With stunning photos and stories, National Geographic Explorer Wade Davis celebrates the extraordinary diversity of the world's indigenous cultures, which are disappearing from the planet at an alarming rate. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances...

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- -: Wade Davis: The worldwide web of belief and ritual

June 13, 2008 (about 9 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Anthropologist Wade Davis muses on the worldwide web of belief and ritual that makes us human. He shares breathtaking photos and stories of the Elder Brothers, a group of Sierra Nevada indians whose spiritual practice holds the world in balance.

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- -: Ingenuity of the Inuit: The Tale of the 'S**t Knife' - Wade Davis

January 27, 2010 (over 7 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/01/13/Wade_Davis_Why_Ancient_Wisdom_Matters_in_the_Modern_World Wade Davis, author of The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World, contrasts Western perception of the Inuit as "savages" with the endless inventiveness he sees in their way ...

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- -: What Would Alien Anthropologists Think of Us? - Wade Davis

January 28, 2010 (over 7 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/01/13/Wade_Davis_Why_Ancient_Wisdom_Matters_in_the_Modern_World Wade Davis, author of The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World, criticizes the United States for viewing technological prowess as the only sign of progress. "Climate chang...

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Wade Davis: The Worldwide Web of Belief and Ritual

February 1, 2008 (over 9 years ago)

Wade Davis shows humanity's rich cultural diversity that we should learn to preserve despite the aspiration to become a modern society of people.

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Source: TED

Jane Goodall: What Separates Us From the Apes

March 1, 2002 (over 15 years ago)

Jane Goodall speaks of the human's superiority above animals but also of the humility that must come with it through protecting the environment and the other species that share our diverse habitat.

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Source: TED

Brian Cox: CERN's Supercollider

March 1, 2008 (over 9 years ago)

Brian Cox shows the almost complete Large Hadron Collider of CERN and the awesome disoveries we could hear about after it has been used to re-create the Big Bang.

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Source: TED

Wade Davis: Endangered Cultures

February 1, 2003 (over 14 years ago)

Wade Davis transforms into a storyteller as he reveals the rich cultural diversity that modern times are threatening to dissolve into a monochromatic society.

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Source: TED

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