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Un mecanismo para cargar el móvil en 20 segundos

Un mecanismo para cargar el móvil en 20 segundos

650 officers and enlisted men of a Cavalry unit created this human representation of a horse head, 1910s

Camp Cody, New Mexico, 650 officers and enlisted men of the Auxiliary Remount Depot No a cavalry unit, created this human horse head in tribute to the horses lost in WWI.

In this talk delivered at the TED conference a few years ago, legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden talks about true success being the satisfaction of knowing you that put forth your utmost effort in the game despite whether you win or lose.

John Wooden: Coaching for people, not points. This is the first time I had ever even heard of John wooden.

Oliver Sacks What hallucination reveals about our minds Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks brings our attention to Charles Bonnet syndrome — when visually impaired people experience lucid hallucinations. He describes the experiences of his patients in heartwarming detail and walks us through the biology of this under-reported phenomenon.

Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks brings our attention to Charles Bonnet syndrome -- when visually impaired people experience lucid hallucinations.

When a new drug gets tested, the results of the trials should be published for the rest of the medical world -- except much of the time, negative or inconclusive findings go unreported, leaving doctors and researchers in the dark. In this impassioned talk, Ben Goldacre explains why these unreported instances of negative data are especially misleading and dangerous.

Ben Goldacre discusses the publication bias that impacts EMB in this TED talk

Matthew O'Reilly: "Am I dying?" The honest answer. - YouTube

TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: Matthew O’Reilly is a veteran emergency medical technician on Long Island, New York. In this talk, O’Reilly describes what happens next when a gravely hurt patient asks him: “Am I going to die?

Harald Haas : "Transmettre des données sans fil depuis chaque ampoule électrique

Harald Haas : "Transmettre des données sans fil depuis chaque ampoule électrique

LiFi Harald Haas: Wireless data from every light bulb.

Murder Bottles poisoned many babies in Victorian Times

Murder Bottles

Although doctors condemned the bottles and infant mortality rates of the time were shocking – only two out of ten infants lived to their second birthday – parents continued to buy and use them. The bottles eventually earned the nickname, “Murder Bottles.

Mikko Hypponen: How the NSA betrayed the world's trust -- time to act | TED Talk | TED.com

Recent events have highlighted, underlined and bolded the fact that the United States is performing blanket surveillance on any foreigner whose data passes t.

Robert Palmer: The Panama Papers exposed a huge global problem. What's next? | TED Talk | TED.com

As different as we humans are from one another, we all age along the same great sequence, and the shared patterns of our lives pass into the pages of the books we love. In this moving talk, journalist Joshua Prager explores the stages of life through quot

Hedy Lamarr (b.1914-d. 2000) helped invent a device that allowed the spread of radio signals over multiple frequencies to avoid torpedo detection of ships during WWII. This very same technology still helps drive worldwide mobile telecommunications such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi systems.

This 1940s Hollywood Actress Made Wi-Fi Happen

"HEDY LAMARR, screen actress, was revealed today in a new role, that of an inventor," reported The New York Times on 1 October "So vital is her discovery to national defense that government officials will not allow publication of its details.

How Books Can Open Your Mind What happens when a dream you've held since childhood … doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself. She shares her unique approach to reading in this lovely, personal talk about the magic of books.

What happens when a dream you've held since childhood … doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself.

homeless to harvard trailer - YouTube

With an extraordinary story of triumph - going from homeless to Harvard - Liz Murray changes our perspective of hardship and despair by celebrating the oppor.

"There are facts, there are opinions, and there are lies," says historian Deborah Lipstadt, telling the remarkable story of her research into Holocaust deniers — and their deliberate distortion of history.

"There are facts, there are opinions, and there are lies," says historian Deborah Lipstadt, telling the remarkable story of her research into Holocaust deniers — and their deliberate distortion of history.

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