Joao Morais

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Plants behave in some oddly intelligent ways: fighting predators, maximizing food opportunities ... But can we think of them as actually having a form of intelligence of their own? Italian botanist Stefano Mancuso presents intriguing evidence.

Biomimicry's Surprising Lessons from Nature's Engineers - In this inspiring talk about recent developments in biomimicry, Janine Benyus provides heartening examples of ways in which nature is already influencing the products and systems we build.

NASA Team Claims ‘Impossible’ Space Engine Works—Get the Facts

Scientists just published a paper saying that the controversial EmDrive produces thrust, even though that defies known laws of physics.

The world wants to treat Hillary Clinton just as it would a man. Linguistically, it can't

Videogame Rust identity range

Russian and transgender players of Rust are unhappy, but the decision to randomise race and gender is all about better gameplay, not imposing ideology

Cover The Athlete

WATCH: PSA Shows Male Athletes getting asked the same questions Female Athletes receive.

'Normal' in our society means male – women are written out of the story | Laura…

It took Andy Murray to point out to John Inverdale that the Williams sisters had beaten his Olympic record – not the only instance in which women are absent

Some Rules of Language are Wired in the Brain - Scientific American

Some Rules of Language are Wired in the Brain - Scientific American

Johnson: Sex, gender and language: Why don't people like the sound of "woman…

Johnson: Sex, gender and language: Why don't people like the sound of "woman…

The Online Etymology Dictionary

The Online Etymology Dictionary. "This is a map of the wheel-ruts of modern English. Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or years ago.

HOW DOES OUR LANGUAGE SHAPE THE WAY WE THINK? | Edge.org

HOW DOES OUR LANGUAGE SHAPE THE WAY WE THINK? | Edge.org

A new study looks at what happens when a language doesn't have words for numbers

Does Language Shape What We Think? A new study looks at what happens when a language doesn't have words for numbers

Grand Slam Poetry Champion | Harry Baker | TEDxExeter

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. From primes to proper pop-up purple paper people, Harry Baker perfoming

Breaking the language barrier | Tim Doner | TEDxTeen 2014

While few of us will ever take on the ambitious challenge of learning four foreign languages in a year, many of us yearn to be more proficient in another lan.

What your speaking style, like, says about you | Vera Regan | TEDxDublin

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. In this fun and personal talk, Caroline shares a story of moving fr.

Está bien, no te acuerdas, pero mientras estabas formándote en el vientre de tu…

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