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TED2009: Homo evolutis – the ultimate reboot

Uncategorized February 19th, 2009

From Jaun Enriquez at TED2009: Beyond the crisis, mindboggling science and the arrival of Homo evolutis Even as mega-banks topple, Juan Enriquez says the big reboot is yet to come. But don’t look for it on your ballot — or in the stock exchange. It’ll come from science labs, and it promises keener bodies and [...]

Barry Schwartz at TED2009

Uncategorized February 19th, 2009

From Barry Schwartz at TED2009: Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for “practical wisdom” as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world. 20min 45sec (and worth every minute)