Screen Shot 2014-09-12 at 5.36.00 AM September 12, 2014
Screen Shot 2014-09-03 at 2.11.14 PM September 1, 2014
Her-with-Theodore-Twombly-on-red-movie-poster-wide August 29, 2014
Screen Shot 2014-08-28 at 4.02.14 PM August 28, 2014

TED | Meera Vijayann: Find your voice against gender violence

August 27, 2014

0

Screen Shot 2014-08-27 at 9.59.00 AM

Talking about empowerment is odd, because when we talk about empowerment, what affects us most are the stories. So I want to begin with an everyday story. What is it really like to be a young woman in India? 0:27 Now, I’ve spent the last 27 years of my life in India, lived in three […]

TED | Martin Rees: Can we prevent the end of the world?

August 25, 2014

0

Screen Shot 2014-08-25 at 10.27.07 AM

Ten years ago, I wrote a book which I entitled “Our Final Century?” Question mark. My publishers cut out the question mark. (Laughter) The American publishers changed our title to “Our Final Hour.” Americans like instant gratification and the reverse. (Laughter) 0:31 And my theme was this: Our Earth has existed for 45 million centuries, […]

Posted in: Science, TED, Uncategorized

2014 Global Leadership Summit | Notes & Reflections

August 14, 2014

3

header_summit_2014

[Live blogging notes. Forgive the typos, mistakes, and omissions. Corrections and addendums are welcome.] Thursday, August 14, 2014 Session 1 – Bill Hybels: Opening Session – Hard Fought Leadership Lessons True or false? All leadership is intensely spiritual. Often the leaders with the highest level of vision and passion have the lowest awareness of the […]