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New Yorker Staff Writer Covering Science, Technology, and Public Health Issues; Author.
#TED #TED2010 #People #Author #Writer #Health
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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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by BagTheGOOD - 30 links
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).
by Oliver Ding - 22 links
This bag is formed from excellent site Startup Review (www.startup-review.com) whice is a blog that profiles successful Internet start-ups in a case study format. The site was founded by Nisan Gabbay.
#Startup #Launch #Marketing #Reddit #Facebook #Flickr #Digg
by Oliver Ding - 19 links
I am currently working for a web application start-up. I have extensive business experience and Internet expertise, closely related to innovative Internet start-ups.
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I have spent most of my spare time on servicing for nonprofits projects by providing logo designs, strategy consulting on brand identity, and event organizing through online collaboration. Here is a collection of my logo creations.
by BagTheGOOD - 14 links
Session 2: Discovery. Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 2:15-4:00. Speakers: William Li (Cancer researcher), Cheryl Hayashi (Spider silk scientist), Carter Emmart, Philip Kaplan, and Dan Barber (Chef).
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Session 1: Mindshift. Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 11:00-12:45. Speakers: Daniel Kahneman (Behavioral economics founder), Esther Duflo (Development economist), Michael Shermer (Skeptic), and Jake Shimabukuro (Ukulele virtuoso).