5 Notable TED Talks

It’s the weekend. If you are burned out and would rather be fed than feed, this post is for you. I thought I would share some of my favorite TED Talks. Enjoy!

1. The Reverend Al Gore unleashes a second more powerful powerpoint about climate change. This was released this week. Thanks Michael at WaterWired for the heads up!

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2. If you have not read any of Michael Pollen’s books, just grab one. You will not be disappointed. How you eat will forever be changed. Michael Pollan explores The Omnivore’s next Dilemma.

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3. Janine Benyus is the author of Biomimicry which is also an excellent book. She discusses 12 sustainable design ideas from nature.

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4. William McDonough: The wisdom of designing Cradle to Cradle

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5. Alex Steffen: Inspired ideas for a sustainable future

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RUNNER UP: Thomas P.M. Barnett outlines a post-Cold War solution for the the US military. VERY GOOD!

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