In Photos: 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai

The education activist who became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner after being shot in the head by Taliban! This young woman fights for human rights and equal opportunities. Her main focus is education and women’s equality . By the way… I didn’t know her (and for that I’m utterly embarrassed) from this day on I’m her fan and I will support her to provide a world full of justice!

The education activist who became the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner after being shot in the head by Taliban! This young woman fights for human rights and equal opportunities. Her main focus is education and women’s equality . By the way… I didn’t know her (and for that I’m utterly embarrassed) from this day on I’m her fan and I […]

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TED moments!

We love TED, it shares new ideas based on the activity of renown scientists, economists, artists, etc… It makes knowledge more accessible so we are proud to everyday share with you a TED video. Hope you enjoy it!

21/09/2014

Have you ever heard about savants? This strange amazing people have impressive abilities. In this TED talk you’ll find different perspectives than your previous. We are thaught in a robot manner… all have to think in the same way…but is this good? What happened if you try to find your own way of seeing things? With Daniel Tammet you will grasp the way a high-functioning autistic savant perceives the world.

Ted moments!

We love TED, it shares new ideas based on the activity of renown scientists, economists, artists, etc… It makes knowledge more accessible so we are proud to everyday share with you a TED video. Hope you enjoy it!

14/09/2014

Today we are going to learn about motivation and psychology. In this extremely impressive talk we’ll get to know how a person find the inner strenght and the motivation to keep persuing is goals after a traumatic injury and how we can gain more confidence and high results in a scientific way… Amy Cuddy is a social psychologist who has been studying how our posture affects the likelihood of success.

Related: António Damásio’s quote

 

Quoting Corner!

A place for quotes from renown people. Quotes for meditation and acquiring different perspectives. Everyday quotes!

14/09/2014

“Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.” – Frederick Douglas

 

"Frederick Douglas portrait" - "Frederick Douglass portrait" - Photograph by George K. Warren (d. 1884)
“Frederick Douglas portrait” – “Frederick Douglass portrait” – Photograph by George K. Warren (d. 1884)

TED moments!

We love TED, it shares new ideas based on the activity of renown scientists, economists, artists, etc… It makes knowledge more accessible so we are proud to everyday share with you a TED video. Hope you enjoy it!

13/09/2014

Today I found interesting to share one of the most important conferences I’ve ever seen it is perhaps the most viewed TED talk… Sir Ken Robinson takes us to the importance of creativity and how schools kills it. In this delighfull talk we get through some giggles and some changes in our think. It makes wonder why we have to change the way education is.

Quoting Corner!

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13/09/2014

“I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.” – Socrates, “On Exile” by Plutarch

 

Portrait of Socrates. Marble, Roman artwork (1st century), perhaps a copy of a lost bronze statue made by Lysippos.
Portrait of Socrates. Marble, Roman artwork (1st century), perhaps a copy of a lost bronze statue made by Lysippos.