6 TEDx talks on getting rid of stuff

Do you have too much stuff? Watch these talks for some motivation to get rid of what you don’t need: Writer Angela Horn advocates for getting rid of excess. At TEDxCapeTown, she shares why she decided to downsize and how [...]

How does society see disability?

In these six talks, TEDx speakers address society’s perception of disability — and the experience of living with one. Watch them all: How much do you know about intellectual disabilities? | Matthew Williams | TEDxVancouver Special Olympian Matthew Williams shares [...]

How a group of brothers found freedom through imagination

Everything changed for the Angulo family in January 2010, when 15 year old Mukunda Angulo left his apartment, alone, against his father’s rules. For 14 years, the 7 Angulo siblings were shut away from the world by their controlling father, [...]

5 TEDx Talks on radical changes in the workplace

Over the past decade, we’ve seen some colossal changes in the way we work: from technological advancements to the customization of the employee experience. The five TEDx Talks below address some of today’s relevant issues including maternity leave, employee rights, [...]

Go back to school with 3 TEDx Talks from a teacher, parent and student

Around this time of year, your Facebook timeline might be flooded with photographs of students returning to school (it’s a safe bet the parents’ smiles overshadow those of their kids). To help ease the transition from vacation to homework, below [...]

Why we should protect out-of-the-ordinary fruits and veggies

Esther Meduna’s TEDxBasel talk is an ode to the purple carrots, striped beets, wild cabbages, rare beans and raspberry apples of the world. The botanist is dedicated to protecting plants that no longer dominate fields, orchards or supermarket shelves — [...]