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05/23/2017 at 14:57. Facebook
Graffiti artist Mundano describes his project "Pimp My Carroça," transforming the carts of trash collectors into things of beauty:
Graffiti artist Mundano describes his project Pimp My Carroça transforming the carts

These recycling carts got a beautiful upgrade

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05/23/2017 at 14:11. Facebook
Ever see little things moving across your field of vision? The facts behind floaters (via TED-Ed):
Ever see little things moving across your field of vision The facts

What are those floaty things in your eye?

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Lee Redlingshafer
Catarina Kulborg
Taylor Milam
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05/23/2017 at 12:46. Facebook
Listen for an unexpected -- and controversial -- twist.
Listen for an unexpected and controversial twist

We may be able to prevent mental illness completely, not just treat it

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Pekka Pekuri
Jordan Black
James Bonny
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yesterday at 17:54. Facebook
Have you ever wondered what happens to a painkiller, like ibuprofen, after you swallow it?

Follow medicine's journey through your body (via TED-Ed):
Louise Guertin
Brenda Pollock
Urslan Hayat
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yesterday at 17:24. Facebook
"500,000 people are in jail right now only because they can't afford their bail."
"500000 people are in jail right now only because they can't afford their bail"

Your local jail is running an illegal extortion scheme

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Stephanie Cui
Brandi Long
Tony Birnseth
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yesterday at 16:51. Facebook
Why all those duckface selfies might not be such a great idea:
Why all those duckface selfies might not be such a great idea:

Your online life is as permanent as a tattoo

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Aditi Pal
Andrew Burke
Chris Matthé
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yesterday at 15:47. Facebook
Why everyone should be guaranteed a basic income -- no matter their employment status:
Why everyone should be guaranteed a basic income no matter their employment status:

There's a proven way to end poverty. It's time to try it

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Eduard Wustenveld
Marko Semeniuk
Martin van Boven
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yesterday at 15:46. Facebook
How can humans be so compassionate and altruistic — and so brutal and violent? A neuroscientist explains:
How can humans be so compassionate and altruistic and so brutal and

The biology of our best and worst selves

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Don Na
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yesterday at 14:34. Facebook
"The real clash of the twenty-first century will not be between civilizations or religions, but within them." — Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sachs
The real clash of the twentyfirst century will not be between civilizations

A religious leader's plea to confront violence

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Ro Jo
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yesterday at 13:50. Facebook
Fantastic advice for anyone hiring -- or if you want to stand out during your job search:
Fantastic advice for anyone hiring or if you want to stand out during your job search:

6 TED Talks to help you find — or be — the ideal employee

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David Goodwin
Chris Leonard Wheeler
Jeffrey Gillespie
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yesterday at 12:45. Facebook
"The current head of the Paris Conservatoire said recently, 'It takes great physical strength to conduct a symphony, and women are too weak.'"
The current head of the Paris Conservatoire said recently It takes great

Celebrate the creative genius of women

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Owen Nicholls
Theresa L Bullard
Leslie Kiehlbauch
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05/21/2017 at 17:09. Facebook
This guy found the worst parking spot in New York City based on parking ticket data.
This guy found the worst parking spot in New York City based on parking ticket data

Parking is the absolute worst. Data can help.

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Jayne L. Wells
Anna Fierz
Amber Glenn Tolbert
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05/21/2017 at 16:19. Facebook
"Jails are supposed to rehabilitate a person, not cause him or her to become more angry, frustrated, and feel more hopeless."
Jails are supposed to rehabilitate a person not cause him or her

A teenager spent 300 days in solitary confinement... without being convicted of a crime

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Beverly Edwards Wilkins
Ed Smith
Lisa Tropea
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05/21/2017 at 15:32. Facebook
These Australian sisters channeled their love of STEM into a glorious art project.
These Australian sisters channeled their love of STEM into a glorious art project

10 gorgeous photos of the Crochet Coral Reef

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Kristen Daniel
Vivian Lee
Deric Woods
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05/21/2017 at 14:59. Facebook
Web cartoonist Randall Munroe gives hilarious answers to weird what-if questions. He shares one that led him on a wild goose chase -- and inspired Google to prank him.
Web cartoonist Randall Munroe gives hilarious answers to weird whatif questions He

These wonderfully nerdy comics answer weird what-if questions

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Harry Q. Lee
Cassie West
Darin Ramsey
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05/21/2017 at 14:11. Facebook
We all have a responsibility to fight corruption, wherever it might be.
We all have a responsibility to fight corruption wherever it might be

11 TED Talks on fighting corruption

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Leon Brown
Pilar Bértolo
Ramona Ha
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05/21/2017 at 13:20. Facebook
Just a weird star … or signs of an alien civilization?
Just a weird star … or signs of an alien civilization

The most mysterious star in the universe

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Kelly Butt
Alexandre Braga
Jared Hill
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05/21/2017 at 12:31. Facebook
While we work on building our 2017 reading list, here were our recommendations last summer...

What books do you suggest we all pick up?
While we work on building our 2017 reading list here were our recommendations last summer

Your mega summer reading list: 49 books TED recommends

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Kathleen Langerman
Ruth Pennington Paget
Jan Hunt
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05/21/2017 at 12:06. Facebook
A smart, affordable way to prevent blindness in remote parts of the world -- with a fascinating demo:
A smart affordable way to prevent blindness in remote parts of the

This eye exam on a smartphone could prevent millions from going blind

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Pat Kenney-Moore
Jan Freeman
Sarah Hughes
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05/20/2017 at 18:13. Facebook
We need to stop blaming victims of privacy violations.
We need to stop blaming victims of privacy violations

The real problem isn’t sexting. It’s digital privacy

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Robin S. Hicks
Olivier Lapicque
Keith Lennartson