Tag «TEDTalks»

Songs that bring history to life | Rhiannon Giddens

Songs that bring history to life | Rhiannon Giddens

(Sings) Water Boy (Guitar strum) where are you hidin’? (Guitar strum) If you don’t come right here, I’m gonna tell your pa on you. (Guitar strum) There ain’t no hammer — (Guitar strum) that’s on this mountain (Guitar strum) That ring like mine, boy — (Guitar strum) that ring like mine. (Guitar strum) I’m gonna …

Your brain on video games | Daphne Bavelier

Your brain on video games | Daphne Bavelier

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast I’m a brain scientist, and as a brain scientist, I’m actually interested in how the brain learns, and I’m especially interested in a possibility of making our brains smarter, better and faster. This is in this context I’m going to tell you about video games. When we say video …

How to spot a liar | Pamela Meyer

How to spot a liar | Pamela Meyer

Okay, now I don’t want to alarm anybody in this room, but it’s just come to my attention that the person to your right is a liar. (Laughter) Also, the person to your left is a liar. Also the person sitting in your very seats is a liar. We’re all liars. What I’m going to …