TED Talk Notes

[TED Talk Notes] Dan Gilbert: The Surprising Science of Happiness

http://new.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_asks_why_are_we_happy A year after winning the lottery vs. becoming paraplegic, their level of happiness is the same Something that happened 3 months ago has no impact on your happiness Happiness can be synthesized Human beings have a psychological immune system — help us change our views of the world so we can feel better about … Continue reading

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[TED Talk Notes] How to learn any language in six months: Chris Lonsdale at TEDxLingnanUniversity

How to learn any language in six months: Chris Lonsdale at TEDxLingnanUniversity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0yGdNEWdn0&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3Dd0yGdNEWdn0&app=desktop Q: How can you speed up learning? Re-defined Q: How can you help a normal adult learn a language quickly and effectively? 5 principles & 7 Actions hynopedia = sleep learning In a world that’s becoming more diverse, we need to learn … Continue reading