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Jun
16
The World is Open for Play

For Robin Williams.


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14
How To Make Stress Your Friend

Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see stress as a positive, and introduces us to an unsung mechanism for stress reduction: reaching out to others. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtit...


Jun
14
Meet the Female Chemist Blowing Up Stereotypes

At the University of Texas, Dr. Kate Biberdorf is breaking stereotypes and blowing stuff up—all in a good pair of heels. Through her theatrical and dynamic approach to teaching, Dr. Biberdorf is breaking the stigma of what a stereotypical scientist looks like, while reaching students that might otherwise be intimidated by chemistry. By making waves within her field and empowering the next generation to get involved in STEM, she’s sending a message that any human can be a scientist. SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6Acb This story is a part of our Human Condition series. Come along and let us connect you to some of the most peculiar, stirring, extraordinary, and distinctive people in the world. Got a story idea for us? Shoot us an email at ...


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Overcoming Bad Inner Voices

All of us have deeply unhelpful inner voices inside us, dragging us down with criticisms and unfair accusations. Wisdom involves learning how to replace them with more benevolent guides. For gifts and more from The School of Life, visit our online shop: https://goo.gl/5VS5Cq Download our App: https://goo.gl/ADBWCH Watch more films on SELF: http://bit.ly/TSOLself Produced in collaboration with Ana Tortos http://www.anatortos.com


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May
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Why Too Many Options Impact How You Choose

We assume that having more options is better for us as consumers, but did you know that too much choice can leave you totally unable to decide? In this week's episode of Racked series, Your Brain on Shopping, we explore how choices are actually keeping consumers from making any choice. Subscribe to Racked's channel now, click here: https://www.youtube.com/user/racked36?sub_confirmation=1 Follow Racked on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rackednational/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/racked Instagram: http://instagram.com/racked Racked is your daily shopping resource, curated for real life: http://www.racked.com/


May
15
Be More Productive: 8 Tips To Help You Work Better

Small changes to your working methods can have a huge effect on your productivity. A small bad habit can be disastrous over time but a small good one can help you reach new heights!. We made this short video with 8 small but powerful actions you can take to help you make sure that the little changes you make are positive ones. For even more ways to work better, watch the rest of the videos in this series: https://vimeo.com/album/3626191 Produced by Flikli. Check out our channel & visit us at http://flikli.com for even more video goodness!


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