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Inside the minds of animals - Bryan B Rasmussen

Inside the minds of animals - Bryan B Rasmussen

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View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/inside-the-minds-of-animals-bryan-b-rasmussen Do animals think? It’s a question that has intrigued scientists for thousands of years, inspiring them to come up with different methods and criteria to measure the intelligence of animals. Bryan B Rasmussen navigates through this controversial question, showing how determining intelligence often says more about how humans think than about anything else. Lesson by Bryan B Rasmussen, animation by Mike Schell.



How do we know what color dinosaurs were? - Len Bloch

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-we-know-what-color-dinosaurs-were-len-bloch The microraptor was a four-winged carnivorous dinosaur with irid

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The history of the world according to cats - Eva-Maria Geigl

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What does this symbol actually mean? - Adrian Treharne

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Will future spacecraft fit in our pockets? - Dhonam Pemba

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/will-future-spaceships-fit-in-our-pockets-dhonam-pemba When you picture a rocket, you might imagine a giant ship ca

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Eye vs. camera - Michael Mauser

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/eye-vs-camera-michael-mauser Your eyes don’t always capture the world exactly as a video camera would. But the eyes

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Is there a disease that makes us love cats? - Jaap de Roode

Is your cat amazing ... or is there a parasite in your brain that exercises mind control? Get the facts on toxoplasmosis. -- Today, about a third of the worl

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Why do animals have such different lifespans? - Joao Pedro de Magalhaes

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The Arctic vs. the Antarctic - Camille Seaman

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-arctic-vs-the-antarctic-camille-seaman How can you tell the two poles apart? Where are the penguins? What about

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When will the next mass extinction occur? - Borths, D'Emic, and Pritchard

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/when-will-the-next-mass-extinction-occur-borths-d-emic-and-pritchard About 66 million years ago, a terrible extinct

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Schrödinger's cat: A thought experiment in quantum mechanics - Chad Orzel

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/schrodinger-s-cat-a-thought-experiment-in-quantum-mechanics-chad-orzel Austrian physicist Erwin Schrödinger, one of

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Should we get rid of standardized testing? - Arlo Kempf

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Who am I? A philosophical inquiry - Amy Adkins

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/who-am-i-a-philosophical-inquiry-amy-adkins Throughout the history of mankind, the subject of identity has sent poe

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What happens when continents collide? - Juan D. Carrillo

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-happens-when-continents-collide-juan-d-carrillo Tens of millions of years ago, plate tectonics set North and S

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Sunlight is way older than you think - Sten Odenwald

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The brilliance of bioluminescence - Leslie Kenna

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-brilliance-of-bioluminescence-leslie-kenna Some lucky animals are naturally endowed with bioluminescence, or th

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Does time exist? - Andrew Zimmerman Jones

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How do animals see in the dark? - Anna Stöckl

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-animals-see-in-the-dark-anna-stockl To human eyes, the world at night is a formless canvas of grey. Many noc

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A brief history of dogs - David Ian Howe

Trace the history of how wolves, one of humanity’s oldest rivals, evolved into the domesticated dogs we call “man’s best friend.” -- Since their emergence ove

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Why are we so attached to our things? - Christian Jarrett

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/why-are-we-so-attached-to-our-things-christian-jarrett After witnessing the “violent rage” shown by babies wheneve

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How much of human history is on the bottom of the ocean? - Peter Campbell

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-much-of-human-history-is-on-the-bottom-of-the-ocean-peter-campbell Sunken relics, ghostly shipwrecks, and lost

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