Alanna Collen [ 13 NOV 2018 | Obesity Epidemic | 12:51 ] We all know why people get fat, don’t we? It’s because they eat too much and they move too little. It’s because they eat the wrong foods.
Supasorn Suwajanakorn [ 25 JUL 2018 | Data Literacy | 7:15 ] Look at these images and tell me which Obama here is real. . . . to help families refinance their homes, to invest in things like high-tech manufacturing,
Miranda Wang [ 20 JUN 2018 | Waste Management | 15:33 ]At this point you’ve definitely seen pictures of the great Pacific Gyre every year over 12 million tons of plastics into our oceans it takes on average 500 to
Giada Gerboni [ 14 JUN 2018 | Biomimicry | 9:27 ] So, robots. Robots can be programmed to do the same task millions of times with minimal error, something very difficult for us, right? And it can be very
Gretchen Bakke [ 5 JUN 2018 | Urban Design | 35:06 ] The Goethe-Institut and Speculative Life Cluster (Concordia University) Conference on Automated Environments at the Canadian Centre for Architecture on November 1, 2017. Gretchen Bach holds a PhD from
Can using the wrong word cripple the future of embodied AI? The word ‘robot’ is from the Slavic robota, meaning forced laborer. It was originally coined to refer to the serfs of 19th century eastern Europe. The term was
I’ve been relying on Tylenol PM to get me to sleep at night. Just one. But it turns out that a lot of people are leaning on this OTC “solution” – in some cases taking as many as 5 pills
Sal Khan [ 1 MAR 2018 | Reinventing Education | 1:01:06 ] at Google HQ summarizing the Khan Academy story for a National Teacher of the Year event.
For whatever reason, their doesn’t seem to be a trailer with English subtitles. But don’t let that dissuade you, if you don’t speak Spanish. The DVD has got you covered. Well worth the effort. A recovering Bank Robber gets out
Zeynep Tufekci [ 16 JAN 2018 | Machine Learning ] speaks at Dartmouth’s Neukom Institute.