19/11/14

The hoodie is a lot more than just a comfy sweatshirt. Design curator Paola Antonelli takes us through its history.

 

 

 

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19/11/12

China’s one-child policy ended in 2015, but we’re just beginning to understand what it was like to live under the program, says TED Fellow and documentary filmmaker Nanfu Wang. With footage from her film “One Child Nation,” she shares untold stories that reveal the policy’s complex.

  

 

 

 

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19/10/31

The constant thud underneath your feet. The constrained space. The monotony of going nowhere fast. Running on a treadmill can certainly feel like torture, but did you know it was originally used for that very purpose? Conor Heffernan details the dark and twisted history of the treadmill.

 

 

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19/10/25

From Food Deliveries To Batteries, This Spacecraft Is A Lifeline For Astronauts

 

 

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19/10/17

Teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg grabbed headlines in the U.S. last month when she traveled to the 2019 UN Climate Action Summit in a sailboat and then accused adults of having stolen her generation’s hopes and dreams with their inaction on climate change. In her home country (Sweden) she’s become the face of a push to reduce air travel.

 

 

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