TED Talk: We’ve Stopped Trusting Institutions and Started Trusting Strangers

We’ve Stopped Trusting Institutions and Started Trusting Stranger

Trust is an essential trait of all human relationships. It is, furthermore, the foundation around which all human relationships coexist. The necessity for trust derives from our interdependence with other individuals. Thus, it is safe to think that people will generally do their best to comply with their civic obligations. Although our trust may have … Read more

TED Talk: One Seed at a Time, Protecting the Future of Food

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The world’s environment is changing quickly but the ability of nature to adapt is far too slow. Taking precautions to ensure food security is a prudent step to safeguard the lives of many millions of people around the globe. What is also desperately needed to work alongside this effort is to reverse the current trend … Read more

TED Talk: How Diversity Makes Teams More Innovative

Rocío LorenzoatTED@BCG How diversity makes teams more innovative

The last 20 years have seen a rapid change to the way we live our lives, for the better. Bringing more diverse workers into companies not only make them more representative but also allows for cognitive diversity. This means that when we have different people in a given workgroup, we allow for new ways of … Read more

TED Talk: Should We Create a Solar Shade to Cool the Earth?

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The topic of geoengineering will become an increasingly popular item in the news. The chance to give humanity time to move to sustainable technologies and green energy is an opportunity that is worth taking. Sadly, there are many drawbacks and such a project on this global scale has never been done before. For geoengineering to … Read more