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Tagged with “ted” (6)

  1. Simply Happy : TED Radio Hour : NPR

    • Is there a secret to happiness?
    • Are we happier when we stay in the moment?
    • What happens when we slow down?
    • Does less stuff mean more happiness?
    • How does misfortune affect long-term happiness?
    • What does it take to be grateful?

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  2. Geoffrey West: The surprising math of cities and corporations

    Physicist Geoffrey West has found that simple, mathematical laws govern the properties of cities — that wealth, crime rate, walking speed and many other aspects of a city can be deduced from a single number: the city's population. In this mind-bending talk from TEDGlobal he shows how it works and how similar laws hold for organisms and corporations.

    http://www.ted.com/talks/geoffrey_west_the_surprising_math_of_cities_and_corporations.html

    —Huffduffed by jane