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Psychologist Philip Zimbardo asks, "Why are boys struggling?" He shares some stats (lower graduation rates, greater worries about intimacy and relationships) and suggests a few reasons -- and challenges the TED community to think about solutions.

As a parent of a boy who LOVES video games, I find his ideas worth considering. After years of teaching in the public classroom, I have noticed a difference between boys and girls and they way that school fails boys!

The Coddling of the American Mind "How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus" - The Atlantic magazine 9/2015.

How Trigger Warnings Are Hurting Mental Health on Campus

The Coddling of the American Mind- College students are increasingly demanding protection from words and ideas they don’t like. Here’s why that’s disastrous for education.

Journalist Carl Honore believes the Western world's emphasis on speed erodes health, productivity and quality of life. But there's a backlash brewing, as everyday people start putting the brakes on their all-too-modern lives.

In praise of slowness- Journalist Carl Honore believes the Western world's emphasis on speed erodes health, productivity and quality of life. But there's a backlash brewing, as everyday people start putting the brakes on their all-too-modern lives.

Want to help someone? Shut up and listen! When most well-intentioned aid workers hear of a problem they think they can fix, they go to work. This, Ernesto Sirolli suggests, is naïve. In this funny and impassioned talk, he proposes that the first step is to listen to the people you're trying to help, and tap into their own entrepreneurial spirit. His advice on what works will help any entrepreneur.

When most well-intentioned aid workers hear of a problem they think they can fix, they go to work. This, Ernesto Sirolli suggests, is naïve.

Why We Love, Why We Cheat | Anthropologist Helen Fisher takes on a tricky topic – love – and explains its evolution, its biochemical foundations and its social importance.

Anthropologist Helen Fisher takes on a tricky topic – love – and explains its evolution, its biochemical foundations and its social importance. She closes with a warning about the potential disaster inherent in antidepressant abuse.

Secretary John Kerry makes impassioned plea for American Pastor Saeeds release. -ACLJ

Secretary John Kerry makes impassioned plea for American Pastor Saeeds release.

Tony Robbins discusses the "invisible forces" that motivate everyone's actions — and high-fives Al Gore in the front row.

TED Talk Subtitles and Transcript: Tony Robbins discusses the "invisible forces" that motivate everyone's actions -- and high-fives Al Gore in the front row.

Helen Fisher: The brain in love | Video on TED.com

Why do we crave love so much, even to the point that we would die for it? To learn more about our very real, very physical need for romantic love, Helen Fisher and her research team took MRIs of people in love -- and people who had just been dumped.

Top 20 TED Talks That Can Improve Your Life Haven't looked at these yet but I like Ted!

Top 20 TED Talks That Can Improve Your Life

14 Most Disruptive Career Changing and Making a Difference Ted Talks: Turning Fear Into Fuel: Jonathan Fields at TEDxCMU 2010

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