Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Thank you very much for your attention. As the sign says, my name is Kyle Eschen. I’m a magician. Magic has been my hobby for a number of years now. Some people have other hobbies like stamp collecting or friendship. (Laughter) Mine is magic. I will start with a
Translator: Katarina Vlkova Reviewer: Zuzana Šplhová So it’s really a pleasure to be here, and thanks so much to the TEDx team for the invitation. I am a photographer and a public artist, and I grew up right outside New York City. And I was fascinated by all the different stories that New Yorkers had,
Translator: Hiroko Kawano Reviewer: Peter van de Ven In the fall of 2005, I find myself at the Military World Championship in shooting. I’m in the lead in the final, and I have one shot left to shoot. The target is 50 metres away, and the ten is 10.4 millimetres. What is it that determines
Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven We live in a really strangely remarkable time where everything is possible, right? Everything is possible. Stuff is possible that when I was growing up was utterly unimaginable. And I can’t tell you how grateful I am to not have had to grow up with social media.
Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven When my 91-year-old mother, Elia, moved in with me, I thought I was doing her a service. In fact, it was the other way around. You see, Mom was having issues with memory loss and accepting her age. She looked defeated. I tried to make her as
Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven The word “spirituality” means many different things to many different people. So just for today, I’m going to define it as the process of getting to know yourself so you can in turn get to know what’s bigger than you. A spiritual practice is typically a solitary
Translator: Morgane Quilfen Reviewer: Helena Bedalli Joshua: My name is Joshua Fields Millburn and this is Ryan Nicodemus. Together, we run a website called theminimalists.com and we promise the folks we’d kick things off this afternoon with something inspirational, (Laughter) something to get you all excited. (Cheers) So, I’d like to talk about something uplifting.
Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Peter van de Ven What if I told you, you might not be who you think you are? What if I told you that your very perception or idea of who you are has been weaved into your mind over time? What if you don’t agree with what your mind has
Translator: Hui chu Chen I’d like to introduce you to these five chairs because they are actually the real protagonists of my talk. They have a special message to give to all of us, and the message is about what behaviors and attitudes we bring into the world in every moment. Now, to show you