This week’s TED talk was posted by CN&CO’s chief señor Carel Nolte who is obsessed with death and living life well
When I see a Muslim woman in hijab walk past me in the street, or sit next to me on the train, my own personal bias thinks “shame, what persecution does she face at home”? I think to myself “does she feel hot in that”? I think “is she abused by the men around her”? I certainly don’t think is she an electrical engineer? Does she do yoga at sunrise? Was she the captain of the hockey team at school? Could she be the head of an advertising agency?
This week’s talk was posted by our free-lance thinker and data nerd Josh Nuttall. Here’s why he chose it (and it’s not for the reason that you might think it is, given the header image): The past 12 months have incorporated a lot of change for me. I have enjoyed embracing and learning from it.
Life is short. Don’t waste a single second, says Carel…
Marine biologist Dr Mei Lin Neo highlights the plight of giant clams. Watch this talk and help save our oceans and the lives it sustains.