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New Yorker Staff Writer Covering Science, Technology, and Public Health Issues; Author.
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Sam Harris is the author of the New York Times bestsellers, The End of Faith and Letter to a Christian Nation. The End of Faith won the 2005 PEN Award for Nonfiction.
Mr. Harris' writing has been published in over fifteen languages. He and his work have been discussed in Newsweek, TIME, The New York Times, Scientific American, Nature, Rolling Stone, and...
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Nicholas A. Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH, is an internist and social scientist. His current research focuses on health and social networks, and specifically with how ill health, disability, health behavior, health care, and death in one person can influence the same phenomena in others in a person's social network.
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Elizabeth Pisani (born 1964) is a journalist and epidemiologist best known for her work on HIV/AIDS, in particular for her controversial book The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels and the Business of #AIDS.
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Session 3: Action. The 2010 TED Prize. Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 17:00-18:45. Speakers: Jamie Oliver (Chef, activist), the TED prize heroes (provocateurs, storytellers, pioneers), and Sheryl Crow (Singer/songwriter, activist).
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A new decade. An ongoing global financial crisis. It's a time to regroup, re-evaluate -- and then to dream. Dream big. Because the world of ideas has never mattered more. For TED2010 we've assembled a lineup of speakers whose ideas and ingenuity will thrill, enlighten and inspire. It's What the World Needs Now ...
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Session 5: Provocation. Thursday, February 11, 2010, 11:00-12:45. Speakers: Valerie Plame Wilson (former CIA covert operations officer), Michael Sandel (political philosopher), Christopher “moot” Poole (founder of 4chan.org), and Kevin Bales (anti-slavery activist), Stewart Brand (futurist), and Mark Z. Jacobson (civil and environmental engineer).
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The Corliss Group has remained in the top five for sales annually for Crystal Cruises. The Corliss Group offers you, the traveller, Experience, Excellence, Expertise, and most of all, Superior Service both domestic and international tour and even cruise adventure.
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Axis Capital Group based in Singapore is a company that sells and rents construction capital equipment from cranes to excavators and related heavy construction equipment throughout Southeast Asia. The company is a multi-line dealership that is committed in assisting you in finding the products that will meet your job requirements.
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A compilation of "best practice" resources for youth services librarians who are interested in or are currently providing outreach services to juvenile detention centers.
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Dyman & Associates Risk Management Projects utilizes its decades-old track record in cyber security to provide protection for your employees, intellectual property, and other precious assets. Our consultants not only have many years of experience, but are also dedicated to the regular honing of their skills and keeping current on the innovations in...