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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: Can we break bad habits by being more curious about them? Psychiatrist Judson Brewer studies the relationship between mindfulness and addiction — from smoking to ...

Simply Breaking a Bad Habit by Judson Brewer

Innovation, Leadership, Psychology, Technology

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: Challenges and problems can derail your creative process ... or they can make you more creative than ever. In the surprising story behind the best-selling solo piano album ...

How Frustration Can Make Us More Creative by Tim Harford

Communication, Leadership, Psychology, Technology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: You're not at your best when you're stressed. In fact, your brain has evolved over millennia to release cortisol in stressful situations, inhibiting rational, logical ...

Staying Calm When You Know You’ll be Stressed by Daniel Levitin

Education, Psychology, Technology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: At the Harbour School in Hong Kong, Cesar Harada teaches citizen science and invention to the next generation of environmentalists. He's moved his classroom into an ...

Teaching Kids to Love Science by Cesar Harada

Education, Leadership, Psychology, Science, Technology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: Modern work — from waiting tables to crunching numbers to dreaming up new products — is about solving brand-new problems every day, flexibly, in brand-new ways. But as ...

Too Many Rules and Keeping Things Done by Yves Morieux

Education, Innovation, Psychology, Technology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it's fame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you're ...

Lessons From the Longest Study on Happiness by Robert Waldinger

Energy, Health, Psychology, Technology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: What makes you, you? Psychologists like to talk about our traits, or defined characteristics that make us who we are. But Brian Little is more interested in moments when we ...

The Puzzle of Personality by Brian Little

Education, Humanities, Psychology, Science, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: To those who feel like they don't belong: there is beauty in being a misfit. Author Lidia Yuknavitch shares her own wayward journey in an intimate recollection of patchwork ...

The Beauty of Being a Misfit by Lidia Yuknavitch

Health, Psychology, TED

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Talk summary from TED YouTube video description: Neuroscientist Uri Hasson researches the basis of human communication, and experiments from his lab reveal that even across different languages, our brains show similar ...

Your Brain on Communication by Uri Hasson

Communication, Education, Innovation, Psychology, Technology, TED