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X Marks the Spot: This week’s TEDx Talks

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Photo: Bruno Fernandes Each week, TEDx chooses four of our favorite talks, highlighting just a few of the enlightening speakers from the TEDx community, and its diverse constellation of ideas worth spreading. Below, give this week’s talks…

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An ode to 51 lost children: Fellows Friday with Bahia Shehab

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Bahia Shehab’s latest work on the streets of Cairo memorialize 51 children killed in a school bus crash. In this image, three brothers have a conversation. Child 1: “They still didn’t get the lesson.” Child…

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Fairy Tales and Happy Endings

Since I was a child, I have always loved fairy tales. I was fascinated with those that were available as graphic stories, in books with pictures and in movies, most of them became Disney’s classics. I also love comics, Marvel … Continue reading

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A short documentary on Theo Jansen and his animal creations

Originally posted on TED Blog:
http://vimeo.com/46453433 . Dutch artist and engineer Theo Jansen introduced us to a new form of life at TED2007—nimble kinetic sculptures that he crafts out of electric tubes and fans which gather wind energy. Jansen shared…

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Cuál es la idea/ what’s the idea

Trataré de publicar mis investigaciones regularmente, ojalá cada dos semanas, depende de como me va con el tiempo libre. Por ahora me conformo con haber comenzado oficialmente, en el camino se acomoda la carga. Gracias por el interés 🙂 I … Continue reading

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Las mujeres latinoamericanas usamos aretes

Historias de bellas mujeres latinoamericanas que me han inspirado y que llevo en mi corazón. Algunas son/fueron personajes públicos -en algunos casos casi mitológicos-, el resto son amigas, familia y mujeres hermosas con las que me encontré durante mis andanzas … Continue reading

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