Greater Lake Charles Rotary

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TED Talks

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  • Asher Yaron - What you didn't know about coffee – (11:40)

  • Bart Knols: Cheese, dogs, and pills to end malaria – (10:41)

  • Beeban Kidron: The shared wonder of film – (13:13)

  • Bjarke Ingels - Hedonistic Sustainability – (22:25)

  • Chip Kidd: Designing books is no laughing matter. OK, it is. – (17:17)

  • Chris Gerdes - The future race car_150mph, and no driver – (10:48)

  • Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation – (18:37)

  • David MacKay: A reality check on renewables – (18:48)

  • David R. Dow: Lessons from Death Row Inmates – (18:17)

  • Donald Sadoway: The missing link to renewable energy – (15:16)

  • Dr. Kim Janda - The Unlikely Targets of Modern Day Vaccines – (13:38)

  • Hannah Fry - Is life really that complex? – (10:08)

  • Hans Rosling - Pulling Out of Poverty – (20:54)

  • Jody Williams: A realistic vision for world peace – (11:23)

  • John Hockenberry: We are all designers – (19:44)

  • John Hodgman: Design, explained – (6:24)

  • Jonathan Foley - The Other Inconvenient Truth – (17:43)

  • Leymah Gbowee: Unlock the intelligence, passion, greatness of girls – (14:40)

  • Margaret Heffernan: Dare to disagree – (12:55)

  • Michael Anti: Behind the Great Firewall of China – (18:52)