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21 Pictures That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

21 Pictures That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

1. This story about Japanese senior citizens who volunteered to tackle the nuclear crisis at Fukushima power station so that young people wouldn’t have to subject themselves to radiation.                           Source: bbc.co.uk   2.  This sign at an awesome bookshop.          ...

TED Video: Andrew Solomon: Love, no matter what

What is it like to raise a child who’s different from you in some fundamental way (like a prodigy, or a differently abled kid, or a criminal)? In this quietly moving talk, writer Andrew Solomon shares what he learned from talking to dozens of parents — asking them: What’s the line between unconditional love and...

TED Video: Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

The 2007-2008 financial crisis, you might think, was an unpredictable one-time crash. But Didier Sornette and his Financial Crisis Observatory have plotted a set of early warning signs for unstable, growing systems, tracking the moment when any bubble is about to pop. (And he’s seeing it happen again, right now.)  Didier Sornette studies whether it...

TED Video: Manal al-Sharif: A Saudi woman who dared to drive

There’s no actual law against women driving in Saudi Arabia. But it’s forbidden. Two years ago, Manal al-Sharif decided to encourage women to drive by doing so — and filming herself for YouTube. Hear her story of what happened next. Manal al-Sharif advocates for women’s right to drive, male guardianship annulment, and family protection in...

Video: Local Hero from Sri Lanka

This video is dedicated to Deepal from Sri Lanka. Listen to his wisdom on what is important in life… https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=521035491289121&set=vb.243561322369133&type=2&theater Recommended by Dileepa, Sri Lanka

Video: Where the Hell is Matt? 2012 – Dancing Around the World

Watch this great video of people from different parts of the world dancing with Matt … dance is an instrument of peace, no words needed… Wanna dance with Matt in your town? More about Matt here.

Video: Get More Done, Slay Your Inbox

Brendon Burchard is the founder of High Performance Academy and the New York Times bestselling author of “The Charge: Activating the 10 Human Drives that Make You Feel Alive. Watch Brendon’s video on productivity with useful tips: When fighting for your dreams, how do you get MORE stuff done? You don’t let distractions or your...
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Video: Homemade Cookie Flashmob Barcelona

What would you do for a cookie? Prepare to be blown away by how the community of Barcelona responded to this question! Smiles, positivity and tasty cookies all round! To find out more about these positive vibrations connect with GoodVibrationsBarcelona.