Alain de Botton: A kinder, gentler philosophy of success (TED)
… it’s bad enough not getting what you want. But it’s even worse to have an idea of what it is you want and find out, at the end of the journey, that it isn’t in fact what you wanted all along.
The Beginning of the Universe (TED-Ed)
For the curious-minded, Tom Whyntie on the beginning of the universe: Go here for the full ‘lesson’. And here for more from Whyntie. And because I feel guilty for not indicating the source of this interesting video, here. (You really shouldn’t be surprised.)
Hyeonseo Lee: My Escape from North Korea (TED)
When I was young, I thought my country was the best on the planet.
Kahneman on the Riddle of Experience v.s. Memory (TED)
20 minutes that will shift your paradigm.