Schedule & Topics
Mondays | 12:45 – 2:15 | March 31 – May 5
March 31 – Introduction to TED
Welcome & Introduction to TED Talks
Minds & Brains – We need all kinds of minds – The lesson from 83,000 brain scans
April 7 – TED Talks Trouble?
What’s wrong with TED Talks?
Banned Talks & the brouhaha
April 14 – A TED-Ed Lesson: On Science & Morality
On science & morality
AU 2014-15 Common Book
April 28 – Flying Fools*
How a dead duck changed my life
Robots that file and cooperate
*[rescheduled from Week 1]
April 21 – Data & Stats: To Inform & Control You
The best stats you’ve ever seen
Data controls your internet experiences
May 5 – Medical Advances…and Setbacks?
How do we heal medicine?
Next-gen cure for killer infections
[Please check back later for possible updates.]