Food + Justice = Democracy: LaDonna Redmond at TEDxManhattan 2013

Food + Justice = Democracy: LaDonna Redmond at TEDxManhattan 2013

Well, I stand strong on those that come before me; I have to call on my ancestors and let them know that I have not forgotten them. I stand strong because I stand on the shoulders of your ancestors as well. I want them to know that I have not forgotten them. I am an activist. I’ve always been an activist and I always will be an activist. And I…

Smoking vs Vaping

Smoking vs Vaping

Cigarettes and Marijuana and have been used for centuries, but only recently has the process of vaporizing these substances become popular. So, what does science have to say about this technology? Is it actually better for you? When smoking normally, the heat from fire causes substances to change from a solid state to a vapor. In cigarettes, this releases nicotine which is absorbed into your bloodstream through the lungs, causing…

What you can do to prevent Alzheimer’s | Lisa Genova

What you can do to prevent Alzheimer’s | Lisa Genova

How many people here would like to live to be at least 80 years old? Yeah. I think we all have this hopeful expectation of living into old age. Let’s project out into the future, to your future “you’s,” and let’s imagine that we’re all 85. Now, everyone look at two people. One of you probably has Alzheimer’s disease. (Laughter) Alright, alright. And maybe you’re thinking, “Well, it won’t be…

This 3D Bioprinted Organ Just Took Its First “Breath”

This 3D Bioprinted Organ Just Took Its First “Breath”

You’re looking at a 3D bioprinted lung-mimicking air sac, that’s able to pump air into airways, mimic blood flow and was built using living cells. Granted it’s smaller than a penny, but this lung-mimicking air sac could bring us one step closer to understanding how we could replicate human organs using a patient’s cells which could one day help to avoid organ rejection. The team behind this model is trying…

Meatless Monday — a simple idea sparks a global healthy food movement: Peggy Neu at TEDxManhattan

Meatless Monday — a simple idea sparks a global healthy food movement: Peggy Neu at TEDxManhattan

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Mile Živković Meatless Monday. It’s about giving up meat once a week, on Monday, but those two words are actually about a lot more. They’re about ideas and how they start and spread, sometimes in unexpected ways, and the nature of change, both on an individual and global level. So, I’m going to deconstruct those two words and, hopefully, draw some insights that can be used…

The Falling Man | Behind The Photo | 100 Photos | TIME

The Falling Man | Behind The Photo | 100 Photos | TIME

Took an Express Subway train from times square to Chambers [street] which is to stop just before the world trade Center the first thing I saw was the two world trade centers both of them had smoke and fire coming from I just started making my pictures I was photographing the burning building when Emt says oh my gosh. Look at that, and we started seeing people coming down at…

CAREERS IN BA HOME SCIENCE – MA,M.Phil,P.Hd,Nutrition ,Research,Top Recruiters,Distance Learning

CAREERS IN BA HOME SCIENCE – MA,M.Phil,P.Hd,Nutrition ,Research,Top Recruiters,Distance Learning

HELLO all,this is devyani from Freshersworld.com.Welcome to our video channel on jobs and careers.Today i ll be talking about the career opportunities in ba home science. Home science was classically misinterpreted as a course which teaches you about cooking, decoration, stitching and laundry. This definition is as false as they come. Home science is a very diverse subject, and involves many other disciplines in it. Home sciences currently can be…

How To Make LEGO Gummy Candy!

How To Make LEGO Gummy Candy!

For this video, I’m going to show you how to take a few simple ingredients, and make mountains and mountains of your own custom gummy candies, at home. Start with a box of Jell-O, some corn syrup, and a few packets of unflavored gelatin. The small boxes like this have 4 packets inside, and for this recipe, you’ll actually only need 2 of them. Get started by measuring out 1/2…

Is Health Food Making You Fat?

Is Health Food Making You Fat?

Foods marketed as healthy are actually making America fat. If you don’t want to know more, I suggest you run away now, for about 30 minutes a day with an elevated heart rate. Actually, you should just do that anyway. Hey gang, Matt Lieberman here for DNews. Obesity is, dare I say, a huge issue in the United States. Nearly two thirds of US women and three quarters of US…

Do Juice Cleanses Actually Work?

Do Juice Cleanses Actually Work?

(classical music) – Hi BrainStuff, Cristen here. Let’s talk about purity because we are surrounded by toxic stuff in this modern world. Car emissions in our air, factory runoff in our water. Herbicides and pesticides in our foods, trolls in our comment sections. If our bodies are our temples, every pizza roll is a desecration. So how could we become pure again? That got weird. Juice cleanses supposedly rid our…