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In the past decade, the US honeybee population has been decreasing at an alarming and unprecedented rate. But why?
Emma Bryce offers some explanations in the TED-Ed Lesson The case of the vanishing honeybees.
One solution?  Plant flowers! In Marla Spivak’s TED Talk Why bees are disappearing, she reminds us that when bees have access to good nutrition, we have access to good nutrition through their pollination services.  
Animation by Lillian Chan

teded:

In the past decade, the US honeybee population has been decreasing at an alarming and unprecedented rate. But why?

Emma Bryce offers some explanations in the TED-Ed Lesson The case of the vanishing honeybees.

One solution?  Plant flowers! In Marla Spivak’s TED Talk Why bees are disappearing, she reminds us that when bees have access to good nutrition, we have access to good nutrition through their pollination services.  

Animation by Lillian Chan

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The discovery that could rewrite physics

The discovery that could rewrite physics

Allen Adams, TED2014

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Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done

Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done

Bill and Melinda Gates, TED2014

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TEDxUTD Spring 2014 Speaker & Performance Lineup

Albert Ok

How I Flipped My Perspective on Life, Literally
A talk on overcoming fears through martial arts, with a sample performance of his trademark flip.

Vaibhav Prakash

Using RFID to Make Buildings Smarter and More Environmentally Friendly
A talk on using RFIDs & other tracking tech to gain insights on the environment and save energy.

Caitlynn Fortner

Feeding the Future with MAS & GMOs
A biotech-focused talk on using GMOs and Market Assisted Selection to solve food shortages & make food better.

Dr. Shawn Carraher

Using Strategic Goal Setting to Differentiate Yourself
A business-oriented talk on using principles of organizational behavior, int'l. business, and operations management to help make your goals clearer.

Dr. Paul Fishwick

Finding Computing in Everyday Objects
A talk about the ubiquity of computing and the visualization of computing into works of art.

Ram Sankaranarayanan
& Dr. Usha Peri

PRANA
A talk about using meditation to gain focus, calm, and control over one's life.

Dhunki

TEDxUTD Spring 2014 Featured Performance
A South Asian a capella group known for their fusion of western pop songs & traditional Bollywood music.

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