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It's time to get comfortable with asking for help:

"Ultimately, you judge the character of a society, not by how they treat their rich and the powerful and the privileged, but by how they treat the poor, the condemned, the incarcerated." — "Just Mercy" author Bryan Stevenson

"Here's to a new age of design, a new age of creation, that takes us from a nature-inspired design to a design-inspired nature."

Think twice the next time you say someone is "nice."

Is love all we need — or do we need it at all?

"This is a story about what happened in my city when we decided to think differently about panhandling, and lift people up through the dignity of work."

"Fresh evidence shows that in-person friendships create a biological force field against disease and decline."

From 2,000-year-old brain coral to an "underground forest" in South Africa:

Using art and technology, this medical image-maker helps us visualize the unseen human body:

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"My question to you is, is this what you want? Is this how you want history to remember you? As the handmaidens to authoritarianism?" Watch as calls out the "gods of Silicon Valley" for being on the wrong side of history: #TED2019 

Watch what happens when two monkeys are offered unequal pay for the same task:

"Everyone keeps saying climate change is an existential threat, and yet they just carry on like before. I don't understand that, because if the emissions have to stop, then we must stop the emissions. To me that is black or white." @GretaThunberg 

"Where did we come from? How did the universe come into being? Are we alone in the universe? What is the future of the human race?" Stephen Hawking on some of the biggest questions of our time:

"Everyone keeps saying climate change is an existential threat, and yet they just carry on like before. I don't understand that, because if the emissions have to stop, then we must stop the emissions. To me that is black or white." @GretaThunberg 

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