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How has a TED Talk affected your life?

TED Talks are often inspiring, moving, and downright motivating. We want to know: has watching a specific TED Talk ever led to a big change in your life? If so, we'd love to hear your story!

Has a TED Talk inspired you to change career paths or go back to school? Has a talk ever lead you on a new journey? Has a TED Talk sparked a new idea for how you could think about your work, or ushered in a noticeable change in your community? Has a TED Talk ever lead to a new collaboration, or a new hobby? Share here.

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    Jan 11 2014: hi there
    I've been following TED talks for the past 3 years. Honestly, I find them great help since
    1. they give me insight into cutting edge scientific findings
    2. they make me aware of a wide range of topics, which I could never manage to follow myself, yet essential or at least helpful in life
    3. they are so fun to watch
    4. they have made me really humble against the complexity yet systematicity of life
    5. all those true stories by people have been so so inspirational
    6. they give me a sense of belonging, to a community, a family, a group of likeminded people

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