Translator: Mohand Habchi Reviewer: Daniel Cosovanu Can anyone explain to me why we spend millions and millions of dollars on educating about drug prevention, don’t take drugs because they’re bad for you. And allowing parents to worry themselves sick about will my child get into drugs because they mix in… Continue Reading TEDxNewy 2011 – Liz Mullinar – Treating the core problem of childhood trauma.

An elderly woman named Rosalie was sitting in her nursing home when her room suddenly burst to life with twirling fabrics. Through the elaborate drapings, she could make out animals, children, and costumed characters. Rosalie was alarmed, not by the intrusion, but because she knew this entourage was an extremely… Continue Reading How much of what you see is a hallucination? – Elizabeth Cox

As a kid I always loved information that I could get from data and the stories that could be told with numbers. I remember, growing up, I’d be frustrated at how my own parents would lie to me using numbers. “Talithia, if I’ve told you once I’ve told you a… Continue Reading Talithia Williams: Own your body’s data

The onset of cancer usually begins as a solitary tumor in a specific area of the body. If the tumor is not removed, cancer has the ability to spread to nearby organs, as well as places far away from the origin, such as the brain. So how does cancer move… Continue Reading How does cancer spread through the body? – Ivan Seah Yu Jun

Symmetry is everywhere in nature, and we usually associate it with beauty: a perfectly shaped leaf, or a butterfly with intricate patterns mirrored on each wing. But it turns out that asymmetry is pretty important, too, and more common than you might think, from crabs with one giant pincer claw… Continue Reading Why are human bodies asymmetrical? – Leo Q. Wan

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast So I want to start by offering you a free no-tech life hack, and all it requires of you is this: that you change your posture for two minutes. But before I give it away, I want to ask you to right now do… Continue Reading Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Aari Lemmik Good morning everyone. I’m a clinical and holistic nutritionist, and I have been for the past eight years. And I honestly can’t imagine ever being or doing anything else. This is a field that is just so fascinating to me, and I feel like… Continue Reading Food as Medicine: Christa Orechio at TEDxVillageGate

Translator: Reiko Bovee Reviewer: Freakbill Huang All right. I’ve been a neuroscientist for the past 15 years. And based on what I learned, I’d like to make a pretty bold claim. Now, this isn’t a late-night infomercial, and there’s nothing for you to buy. But I’m going to give you… Continue Reading The social brain and its superpowers: Matthew Lieberman, Ph.D. at TEDxStLouis

Translator: Amira Moreno Reviewer: Diba Szamosi Life is about opportunities, creating them, and embracing them and for me that was the Olympic dream, that’s what defined me, that was my bliss. As a cross-country skier and a member of the Australian ski team headed toward the Winter Olympics, I was… Continue Reading You are not your body: Janine Shepherd at TEDxKC

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Buenos días. Good morning. Our human body, our human body, our physiology – the bones, the muscles, the ligaments, the tendons, the organs, the complex nervous system – was selected out over millions and millions of years in an environment that is… Continue Reading TEDxFruitvale – Flavio Cornejo – What Farmwork Does to A Body