Tag Archives: TEDx

The Great Porn Experiment (Wilson at TEDx)

“Gary is host of http://www.yourbrainonporn.com.  The site arose in response to a growing demand for solid scientific information by heavy Internet erotica users experiencing perplexing, unexpected effects: escalation to more extreme material, concentration difficulties, sexual performance problems, radical changes in … Continue reading

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Objectification of Disability (Stella Young)

This is a TEDx talk by Stella Young, which is actually entitled “Inspiration Porn and the Objectification of Disability.”  It’s a unique, entertaining and intelligent perspective.  It’s worth the 9-1/2 minutes to listen. “Stella Young is a comedian, disability advocate … Continue reading

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Science Delusion (Banned TEDx Talk by Rupert Sheldrake)

This brief talk by Rupert Sheldrake is highly unusual.  Some will believe his claims and said, “Thank goodness!  Finally, someone speaks the truth!”  Some will think this is so different from the norm that it’s quite a shock, like hearing … Continue reading

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The Hero’s Journey Led Me Astray (Stokes, TEDx)

“Joseph Campbell has inspired generations, especially through the quest movies that young people watch. But life has a way of not fitting into a simple mythic structure. What happens when we stop being protagonists all the time?” “Colin Stokes divides … Continue reading

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Minding Your Health – Minding Your Mitochondria

This is a remarkable story about Dr. Terry Wahls, a healthy medical doctor who developed MS (multiple sclerosis).  She carefully followed medical advice but still slowly declined into a tilt-recline wheelchair.  This story is about how she then finally found … Continue reading

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