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TEDxWarwick – David MacKay – How the Laws of Physics Constrain Our Sustainable Energy Options
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TEDxWarwick – David MacKay – How the Laws of Physics Constrain Our Sustainable Energy Options

When the Industrial Revolution started, the amount of carbon sitting underneath Britain in the form of coal was as big as the amount of carbon sitting under Saudi Arabia in the form of oil. This carbon powered the Industrial Revolution,

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To be for the people, it must be by the people | Étienne Chouard | TEDxRepubliqueSquare
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To be for the people, it must be by the people | Étienne Chouard | TEDxRepubliqueSquare

Translator: Els De Keyser I’m here to talk about democracy. But the real one. The one that doesn’t exist at all. The one that, I think, would get us out of this mess. I am a teacher in Marseilles, and,

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The 7 secrets of the greatest speakers in history | Richard Greene | TEDxOrangeCoast
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The 7 secrets of the greatest speakers in history | Richard Greene | TEDxOrangeCoast

Reviewer: Queenie Lee It’s 1903, and this extraordinary guy named Teddy Roosevelt is standing on the edge of the Grand Canyon. At that time, people wanted to create hotels and spas and turn the Grand Canyon, in 1903, into a

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Branding Democracy: Rita Clifton at TEDxHousesofParliament
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Branding Democracy: Rita Clifton at TEDxHousesofParliament

Translator: Min Hyun Oh Reviewer: Capa Girl I love Greece. And I read ancient Greek and Latin at university. And then of course I proceeded to go into a career that had absolutely nothing to do with those. What it

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TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It
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TEDxYaleWorldFellows – Maria Corina Machado – Democracy: Use It or Lose It

Translator: Fran Ontanaya Reviewer: Capa Girl As a Venezuelan I grew up proud and grateful for having the most stable and long-lasting democracy in Latin America. Like many in my generation, I felt that democracy itself could resolve the problems

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Plato, democracy and me: Ken Taylor at TEDxStanford
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Plato, democracy and me: Ken Taylor at TEDxStanford

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Bighead Ge I’m gonna start with a quote from a dead white guy, Plato. This is a quote in which he says, “The world’s not going to be in good shape until,” get this, “Philosophers become

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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise
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Poetry, Democracy & the Hope of Sounds | Diane Raptosh | TEDxBoise

Translator: Janet Paton Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello everybody, poetry lovers all of you. I know. It’s so great to be here. So, I’m the granddaughter of Sicilian peasants. My maternal grandfather, Giuseppe Cardinale, would read an English dictionary at night,

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Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes
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Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes

If I were told that I would be greeted as a rock star to talk about democracry, I would have come earlier on TED stage usually I do not speak in front of such a massive and warm audience So

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Disrupting democracy: Nynke Tromp at TEDxDelft
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Disrupting democracy: Nynke Tromp at TEDxDelft

Translator: Daniel Martinez Reviewer: Capa Girl In my work, both as a designer and a researcher, I try to understand how we can develop deceptively simple changes, to tackle complex social issues. And today I would like to propose such

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