|Neil deGrasse Tyson - Astronomy, Sociology, and Scientific development||
An inspirational lecture from Neil deGrasse Tyson on a wide range of topics including physics, astrononomy and science funding.
|Randy Pausch Last Lecture: Achieving Your Childhood Dreams||
Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch, who died from pancreatic cancer, gave his last lecture at the university Sept. 18, 2007, before a packed McConomy Auditorium.
|Ken Robinson - Changing Education Paradigms||
Excellent animation adapted from Sir Ken Robinson's talk at RSA.
|Steve Jobs Stanford Commencement Speech 2005||
Steve Jobs's commencement speech to the graduates of Stanford University in 2005, in which he talks about dropping out of college, getting fired from Apple, love and loss.
|Do schools today kill creativity?||
Education guru Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining (and profoundly moving) case for creating an education system that nurtures creativity, rather than undermining it.
|Arithmetic, Population, and Energy Part 6 of 8||
This part of the lecture discusses the world's consumption and supply of oil, and how major discoveries of new oil are completely insignificant compared to world demand - they would be consumed in a m
|Hugh Herr: The new bionics that let us run, climb and dance||
"Humans are not disabled - a person can never be broken. Our built environment, are technologies, are broken and disabled". Don't miss the ending.
|MIT 6.00 Introduction to Computer Science and Programming - Lecture 1||
The first lecture of the popular MIT course on Computer Science and Programming, a good entry course for those who do not have a lot of programming experience.
|Khan Academy: SOPA and PIPA||
An introduction to SOPA and PIPA and what they could end up enabling.
|Chimamanda Adichie: The danger of a single story (TEDTalks)||
A powerful, inspirational - and at times humorous - lecture by acclaimed Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie about identity, prejudice, misunderstanding, and the danger of single stories.