Medical tech designed to meet Africa's needs

Medical tech designed to fulfill Africa's wants

In sub-Saharan Africa, energy outages, low expertise penetration, sluggish web and understaffed hospitals plague well being care programs. To make progress on these issues in Malawi, TED Fellow Soyapi Mumba and his workforce created a brand new system from scratch — from the software program that powers their digital well being information to the infrastructure […]

How adaptive clothing empowers people with disabilities

How adaptive clothes empowers folks with disabilities

Do you’ve gotten a favourite T-shirt or pair of denims that transforms you and makes you’re feeling assured — makes you’re feeling such as you? That’s as a result of what you put on can have an effect on your temper, your well being and your vanity, says clothier Mindy Scheier. Inspired by her son, […]

Inside Africa's thriving art scene

Inside Africa's thriving artwork scene

Art truthful curator Touria El Glaoui is on a mission to showcase important new artwork from African nations and the diaspora. She shares lovely, inspiring, thrilling up to date artwork that tells highly effective tales of African identification and historical past — together with works by Senegalese photographer Omar Victor Diop, Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj […]

Mammoths resurrected, geoengineering and other thoughts from a futurist

Mammoths resurrected, geoengineering and different ideas from a futurist

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What we don't teach kids about sex

What we don't train youngsters about intercourse

As dad and mom, it is our job to show our children about intercourse. But past “the talk,” which covers biology and copy, there’s a lot extra we will say concerning the human expertise of being in our our bodies. Introducing “The Talk 2.0,” Sue Jaye Johnson exhibits us how we will train our youngsters […]

Our treatment of HIV has advanced. Why hasn't the stigma changed?

Our remedy of HIV has superior. Why hasn't the stigma modified?

The remedy of HIV has considerably superior over the previous three many years — why hasn’t our notion of individuals with the illness superior together with it? After being recognized with HIV, Arik Hartmann selected to stay transparently, being open about his standing, in an effort to teach folks. In this candid, private speak, he […]

3 thoughtful ways to conserve water

three considerate methods to preserve water

According to the UN, practically one in three folks worldwide dwell in a rustic going through a water disaster, and fewer than 5 p.c of the world lives in a rustic that has extra water in the present day than it did 20 years in the past. Lana Mazahreh grew up in Jordan, a state […]

You aren't at the mercy of your emotions -- your brain creates them

You aren't on the mercy of your feelings — your mind creates them

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How adoption worked for me

How adoption labored for me

Talent is common, however alternative is not, says TED Fellow Christopher Ategeka. In this charming, hopeful discuss, Ategeka tells his story of being orphaned at a younger age — and the way being adopted gave him the possibility to expertise a brand new tradition, purchase an schooling and reside as much as his full potential. […]