Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women

In this TEDtalk, Hanna Rosin reviews startling new data that shows women actually surpassing men in several important measures, such as college graduation … http://widgets.vodpod.com/w/video_embed/Groupvideo.8391933 Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women, posted with vodpod Transcript We are now going through an amazing and unprecedented moment where the power dynamics between men and… Read More Hanna Rosin: New data on the rise of women

Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index

The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is an interesting measure of happiness. In this video from TED.com, statistician Nic Marks, who created the HPI, asks why we measure a nation’s success by its productivity instead of by the happiness and well-being of its people. http://widgets.vodpod.com/w/video_embed/Groupvideo.8285450 Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index, posted with vodpod Transcript Martin… Read More Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index

Pattie Maes: sixth sense demo

In this TEDtalk, Pattie Maes presents Sixth Sense Technology. http://widgets.vodpod.com/w/video_embed/Groupvideo.8285637 Pattie Maes & Pranav Mistry: Unveiling the “Six…, posted with vodpod Transcript I’ve been intrigued by this question of whether we could evolve or develop a sixth sense. A sense that would give us seamless access and easy access to meta-information or information that may… Read More Pattie Maes: sixth sense demo