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A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Biology.
Video playlists about Biology
The fight against viruses
What we do (and don't) know about viruses, pandemics and the vaccines that combat them.
Theories of evolution
The enduring ideas, discoveries and observations that define and expand life as we know it.
What is your body trying to tell you?
The body gives off a whole bunch of signs and signals -- which ones have you noticed and how many are you ignoring?
What's the secret to living longer?
Some simple (and honestly sort of scary) ways we can potentially prolong the human life.
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Talks about Biology
Why healthy bones are about so much more than milk
3 minutes 35 seconds
Susan M. Reverby
Ugly History: The US syphilis experiment
5 minutes 7 seconds
Nina G. Jablonski
Why do we have hair in such random places?
4 minutes 3 seconds
What really happens to your body during menopause
5 minutes 2 seconds
Why you shouldn't worry about pooping once a day
4 minutes 11 seconds
Electronic pills that could transform how we treat disease
4 minutes 53 seconds
Why you don't need 8 glasses of water a day
4 minutes 21 seconds
Can you be awake and asleep at the same time?
5 minutes 2 seconds
Sara C. Mednick
How long should your naps be?
4 minutes 43 seconds
The world's most painful insect sting
4 minutes 57 seconds
Can we learn to talk to sperm whales?
6 minutes 39 seconds
Jacques S. Abramowicz
How does ultrasound work?
4 minutes 55 seconds
The electrical blueprints that orchestrate life
19 minutes 36 seconds
Natsai Audrey Chieza
Possible futures from the intersection of nature, tech and society
8 minutes 42 seconds
Neil R. Jeyasingam
How do antidepressants work?
4 minutes 39 seconds
How synthetic biology can improve our health, food and materials
11 minutes 7 seconds
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