The best TED talks.

Assign to a class (with edits).
How early life experience is written into DNA Where is cybercrime really coming from? The world doesn't need more nuclear weapons. A political party for women's equality. What reality are you creating for yourself? How fear of nuclear power is hurting the environment How the blockchain is changing money and business. A project of peace, painted across 50 buildings. What will be the next big scientific breakthrough? Who are you, really? Virtual reality as an art form. Can you really tell if a kid is lying? How virtual labs will revolutionize science class. The tiny particle that could roam your body to find tumors. How to read the genome and build a human being. The jobs we'll lose to machines - and the ones we won't. A new superweapon in the fight against cancer. The unexpected benefit of celebrating failure. Linus Torvalds TED Talk: The mind behind Linux This country isn't just carbon neutral - it's carbon negative Inside the mind of a master procrastinator How to fix the refugee system. What the discovery of gravitational waves means Chris Urmson: How a driverless car sees the road Nick Bostrom: What happens when our computers get smarter than we are? How to Control Someone Else's Arm with Your Brain Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend What Really Matters at the End of Life William Li: Can we eat to starve cancer? The deadly sophistication of drug cartels The search for planets beyond our solar system Why gun violence can't be our new normal. The Astounding Athletic Power of Quadcopters This is what happens when you reply to spam email.
Reposted from Genome by Curiosity

Very entertaining, with a surprisingly powerful and thought-provoking conclusion.