25 articles tagged with TED

  • Board

    Stephan Balzer is the founder and managing director of the communications agency red onion GmbH in Berlin. The trained media consultant is one of the pioneers of the German new media scene. He worked during his studies at Pixel Park,…

  • One-Minute Video: What is TEDx?

    TEDxSummit attendees and TED curator Chris Anderson meditate on what x means to them in this short collage.

  • TED

    TED is a small nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.

  • TED Talks: Colin Robertson - "A TED Speaker's Worst Nightmare"

    Colin Robertson had 3 minutes on the TED stage to tell the world about his solar-powered crowdsourced health care solution. And then... the whole talk turned out to be a wonderful and hilarious prank by ImprovEverywhere. Via http://www.ted.com

  • TED Talks: Kathryn Schulz - "On Being Wrong"

    Most of us will do anything to avoid being wrong. But what if we're wrong about that? "Wrongologist" Kathryn Schulz makes a compelling case for not just admitting but embracing our fallibility. Via http://www.ted.com

  • TED Talks: Lucy McRae - "How Can Technology Transform the Human Body?"

    TED Fellow Lucy McRae is a body architect. She imagines ways to merge biology and technology in our own bodies. In this visually stunning talk, she shows her work, from clothes that recreate the body's insides for a music video with pop-star…

  • TED Talks: Reggie Watts Disorients You In the Most Entertaining Way

    Reggie Watts’ beats defy boxes. Unplug your logic board and watch as he blends poetry and crosses musical genres in this larger-than-life performance. Via http://www.ted.com

  • TED Talks: Stephen Hawking - "Asking Big Questions about the Universe"

    Professor Stephen Hawking asks some big questions about our universe - How did the universe begin? How did life begin? Are we alone? He then discusses how we might go about answering them. Via http://www.ted.com

  • TED Talks: Tal Golesworthy - "How I Repaired My Own Heart"

    Tal Golesworthy is a boiler engineer. He knows piping and plumbing. When he needed surgery to repair a life-threatening problem with his aorta, he mixed his engineering skills with his doctors' medical knowledge to design a better repair…

  • TED Talks: Taylor Wilson - "Yup, I Built a Nuclear Fusion Reactor"

    Taylor Wilson believes nuclear fusion is a solution to our future energy needs and that kids can change the world. He  knows something about both of these aspects; When he was 14, he built a working fusion reactor in his parents' garage.…

  • TED Video: TED2012 Remixed - It's Time for TED

    John Boswell of the "Symphony of Science" came to TED2012 and made this remix of the speakers onstage (and on TED.com). To read more about every speaker in this video, visit the TED Blog at http://blog.ted.com.

  • TED-Ed: The Secret Life of Plankton

    New videography techniques have opened up the oceans' microscopic ecosystem, revealing it to be both mesmerizingly beautiful and astoundingly complex. Marine biologist Tierney Thys teamed up with Christian Sardet (CNRS/Tara Oceans), Noé…

  • TEDx

    In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.

  • TEDx Talks: Adam Sadowsky Engineers a Viral Music Video

    What does it take to turn a vague, fanciful notion, with a million specific requirements, into a working reality? At TEDxUSC 2010, Adam Sadowsky shared a behind the scenes look at the inspiration, design, build, and operation of the…

  • TEDxBerlin

    TEDxBerlin’s mission is to find and support people with outstanding ideas and new projects worth spreading all over the world. We would like to give these people a voice at the TEDx Berlin. TEDxBerlin wants to share and discuss ideas that…

  • TEDxBerlin 2009 "Micro/Macro": Erik Spiekermann - "Redesigning Design"

    Erik Spiekermann, a German typographer and designer, has created typefaces that are seen today as modern classics. By thinking outside the box, he has changed and formed the corporate images of clients such as Deutsche Bahn, the city of…

  • TEDxBerlin 2012 "Future 3.0": Nina Tandon - "Your Body 3.0"

    Growing your own cartilage, your own bones and ligaments - an idea that is not as impossible as it seems. Nina Tandon talks "transplants made to order", how this will revolutionise drug trials and the global donour issue. 

  • TEDxBerlin 2012 "Thinking Change": A Performance by Jim Kroft

    Jim Kroft is a Scottish artist, who promotes his projects himself. He lives in Berlin and has established himself as a singer/songwriter in Berlin’s thriving music scene. His single „Memoirs From The Afterlife“ was featured in the Top…

  • TEDxChange Talks: Jeff Chapin - "Design as a Tool for Better Conversations"

    In his TEDxChange talk, Jeff Chapin discusses his work with IDEO, taking a closer look at his latrine and hand washing projects in Cambodia. Jeff advocates for design as a tool to enable deeper, better, and different conversations that can…

  • News Archive 2012

    We Have an App! Our venue is big, our list of speakers is long, and our passion for "Ideas Worth Spreading" is vast. But thanks to our brand-new app, everything you need to know about TEDxBerlin is contained right in your smartphone and…

  • TEDxSummit Intro: "How to Make a Human Arabesque" - The Making-Of the TEDxSummit Video

    This film and photographic experiment set out to prove "The Power of X" by attempting an "Ideas Worth Doing" for TEDxSummit.The project fused architecture, dance, math and magic into a bespoke 18-meter high triangular mirrored structure to…

  • TEDxSummit Intro: "The Power of X"

    Dancers + camera + kaleidoscope = this infinitely gorgeous short video. (Watch in 1080p fullscreen if you can.) It was made for TEDxSummit, an unprecedented gathering of TEDx organizers from around the world and the video celebrates "the…

  • TEDxSummit Talks: Hans Rosling's Shortest Talk

    This talk 'happened' during a spontaneous interview with Hans Rosling, the famous TED speaker. Hans joined us at the TEDxSummit 2012 in Doha, takign place from April 15th to the 20th in Qatar for another memorable TED talk on global…

  • TED Talks: Terry Moore - "Why Is 'X' the Unknown?"

    Why is 'x' the symbol for the unknown? In this short and funny talk, Terry Moore gives the surprising answer. Via http://www.ted.com/

  • News Archive 2012

    We Have an App! Our venue is big, our list of speakers is long, and our passion for "Ideas Worth Spreading" is vast. But thanks to our brand-new app, everything you need to know about TEDxBerlin is contained right in your smartphone and…


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