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Your mega summer reading list: 180+ books recommended by TEDsters

Your mega summer reading list: 180+ books recommended by TEDsters | Urban Life | Scoop.it
It's time for summer reading! Here 16 TEDsters—from speakers Sarah Kay and Raghava KK, to attendees Rainn Wilson and Bill T Jones—pick books.
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Our future in cities | TED Playlists | TED

Our future in cities | TED Playlists | TED | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Humanity's future is the future of cities. Explore the crowded favelas, greened-up blocks and futuristic districts that could shape the future of cities -- and take a profane, hilarious side trip to the suburbs.
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Aplicaciones cívicas para una mejor sociedad

Aplicaciones cívicas para una mejor sociedad | Urban Life | Scoop.it
Jennifer Pahlka explica su experiencia en Code for America y el desarrollo de aplicaciones para entidades locales en la promoción de capital social.
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TEDxConcorde » Miguel Benasayag – Éloge du conflit

Plus, une société veut éviter le conflit, plus elle va vers l'affrontement. Merci Miguel :)


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The Power of Cities | Video channel on TED.com

The Power of Cities | Video channel on TED.com | Urban Life | Scoop.it
TED Theme In the last 3,000 years, the history of humankind has been tied to the history of cities. With half of the world's population living in urban settings now, it's urgent that we examine them and update our understanding.
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Johan Rockstrom: Let the environment guide our development | Video on TED.com

Human growth has strained the Earth's resources, but as Johan Rockstrom reminds us, our advances also give us the science to recognize this and change behavior.

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Carolyn Steel: How food shapes our cities | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Every day, in a city the size of London, 30 million meals are served. But where does all the food come from? Architect Carolyn Steel discusses the daily miracle of feeding a city, and shows how ancient food routes shaped the modern world.
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TEDxLAÇADOR - Enrique Avogadro

Enrique Avogadro se dedica a promover o design e as indústrias criativas na cidade de Buenos Aires e, em seu tempo livre, gosta de pensar sobre as cidades cr...
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Eduardo Paes: The 4 commandments of cities

TED Talks Eduardo Paes is the mayor of Rio de Janeiro, a sprawling, complicated, beautiful city of 6.5 million.

 

What should city planners be doing to maintain a vibrant city?  The Mayor of Rio de Janeiro explains his vision for cities and city management for the future. 


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Eric Berlow: How complexity leads to simplicity

TED Talks Ecologist Eric Berlow doesn't feel overwhelmed when faced with complex systems. He knows that more information can lead to a better, simpler solution.

Via Anne Caspari, Abel Revoredo
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