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Mark Shaw: One very dry demo

Mark Shaw demos Ultra-Ever Dry, a liquid-repellent coating that acts as an astonishingly powerful shield against water and water-based materials. At the nano level, the spray covers a surface with an umbrella of air so that water bounces right off. … Citește în continuare

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E.O. Wilson calls for an Encyclopedia of Life

http://www.ted.com As E.O. Wilson accepts his 2007 TED Prize, he makes a plea on behalf of all creatures that we learn more about our biosphere – and build a networked encyclopedia of all the world’s knowledge about life. TEDTalks is … Citește în continuare

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New playlist: What does the future look like?

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TED playlists are collections of talks around a topic, built for you in a thoughtful sequence to illuminate ideas in context. This weekend, a new playlist is available: What does the future look like?…

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How to pick the charity that’s right for you

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In 1994, Dan Pallotta created the AIDS Rides – a series of long-distance fundraising cycling journeys that netted $108 million for HIV/AIDS research and services within the space of eight years. Later, his Breast…

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7 talks about fruit flies

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“Raise your hand if you think that basic research on fruit flies has anything to do with understanding mental illness in humans,” David Anderson begins today’s talk, given at TEDxCaltech. [ted_talkteaser id=1689]While few hands…

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