Tag Archives: TED talks

The Danger Of A Single Story.

This is a remarkable TED talk by a remarkable lady. I not only enjoyed hearing her talk, I went back and read the transcript too. Please do spend some time listening to her. Well worth the time you spend on … Continue reading

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Frank Abagnale – FED Talk.

I don’t watch TED talks. I simply go straight to the transcripts and read the talk where I want to know about what the speaker talks about. And this one is called FED talk! I made an exception in this … Continue reading

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Jewel Beetle And Beer Bottles.

“The Australian jewel beetle is dimpled, glossy and brown. The female is flightless. The male flies, looking, of course, for a hot female. When he finds one, he alights and mates. There’s another species in the outback, Homo sapiens. The … Continue reading

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Misogyny.

There are times that I find it difficult to understand some men’s attitude towards women. I find what is called eve teasing in India, alcoholic husbands ill treating wives, domestic violence etc quite common besides incidents like throwing acid attacks … Continue reading

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Fishes Of The Sea – 2.

I wish that I had seen and heard this when I wrote my post “Fishes Of The Sea”. This TED talk is worth spending some time listening to and watching.

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