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Robots built to mimic cockroaches are the most robust machines ever built- TED talk

Robert Full explains why nature is the ultimate robot designer when we look at the cockroaches. researchers have tried to mimic a cockroach when they’ve built a small robot and they were stunned to find out how fast and robust those cockroaches are. Some details about cockroaches: – they are darn fast – they stabilize […]

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TedEd: how languages evolve

There are thousands of languages today, but it is sure that in the distant past there weren’t all that many. We, humans, animals that could understand the world much better that other beings from this Earth, has only one language to start with, but after we had to travel length distances and see new lands, […]

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Dubstep, disorientation and entertainment at TED [video]

Watch how Reggie Watts does an amazing job of entertaining at TED. Using clever disorienting speeches and tones of voice you get pretty fast to like this artist. No matter what, dubstep, art and a clever mind have found a good place under that hairy head. See the video above and you’ll not regret it. […]

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What is life? Can we recognize alien life? [TED video]

Well, VSauce spoke about life a while ago and got some things straighten up. But how do you search for alien life forms? Can you even imagine what to look at or, better yet, if you look at an alien life form would know know that it’s what it is? Christoph Adami, Professor of Applied […]

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Allan Jones guides us through the map of our brain [science]

In this truly interesting TED Talk about our brain the CEO or Allen Institute of Brain Science, Allan Jones, how off how they map the genes in the brain. We get to have a first glimpse on how the research takes steps to revolutionize the studies regarding which genes are responsible for pretty much we […]

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