Ben Lillie

Co-founder and Director, The Story Collider
New York, NY, United States

About Ben

Bio

I'm the director of The Story Collider, where people tell true, personal stories about science in their lives. I'm also a Contributing Editor for TED.com, a Moth StorySLAM champion and an ex-High Energy Particle Physicist.

TED Conferences

TED2014, TED2013, TEDGlobal 2012, TED2012

Areas of Expertise

Science storytelling

Favorite talks

Comments & conversations

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Ben Lillie
Posted almost 3 years ago
Ed Gavagan: A story about knots and surgeons
There's a lot more to Ed's remarkable story. On the blog we linked more videos and have an essay by Catherine Burns, artistic director of The Moth, where he first told this story. http://blog.ted.com/2012/09/21/the-full-epic-of-ed-gavagan/
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Ben Lillie
Posted almost 3 years ago
Ramesh Raskar: Imaging at a trillion frames per second
For those interested in learn more about the femtosecond camera, and Raskar's other projects, we published a Q&A with him on the TED blog: http://blog.ted.com/2012/07/26/cameras-that-draw-comics-diagnose-eye-prescriptions-and-more-qa-with-ramesh-raskar/
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Ben Lillie
Posted over 3 years ago
Rory Sutherland: Sweat the small stuff
For those looking for more: Rory Sutherland has a new book out. We did a Q&A with him on the TED blog to talk about some of his new ideas, and to follow up on themes from his TEDTalks: http://blog.ted.com/2011/12/08/listen-to-creative-people-qa-with-rory-sutherland/
110393
Ben Lillie
Posted over 3 years ago
Rory Sutherland: Life lessons from an ad man
For those looking for more: Rory Sutherland has a new book out. We did a Q&A with him on the TED blog to talk about some of his new ideas, and to follow up on themes from his TEDTalks: http://blog.ted.com/2011/12/08/listen-to-creative-people-qa-with-rory-sutherland/