Series of talks and essays about religion on TED.... TED Studies are curated video collections for students, educators and self-guided learners. In Understanding Islam, TED speakers talk about the faith practiced by more than 1.5 billion people worldwide and often misunderstood. Source: Religion: Understanding Islam | TED Studies | Read | TED.com
How do you read a two-thousand-year-old manuscript that has been erased, cut up, written on and painted over? With a powerful particle accelerator, of course! Ancient books curator William Noel tells the fascinating story behind the Archimedes palimpsest, a Byzantine prayer book containing previously-unknown original writings from ancient Greek mathematician Archimedes and others. http://goo.gl/ISx0Bi
The Psychology of Evil | Philip Zimbardo TED talk..... http://www.ted.com/talks/philip_zimbardo_on_the_psychology_of_evil.html
Marc Goodman: A vision of crimes in the future #TED : http://on.ted.com/bLt3
Sherry Turkle: Connected, but alone? | Video on TED.com | Being together while not being together....