5 TED Talks to help with GP
Want to take a break from studying, but not still want to be productive? Here are 5 TED Talks to help improve your GP!
- What are the most important moral problems of our time?
This TED talk focuses on the idea of effective altruism, and how the changing economic circumstances alter the moral questions that we face as a society. We need to establish as a society what are the pressing moral problems of our time. The pressing moral problems of our time are existential.
- An Economic Case for Protecting the Planet
This TED Talk focuses on building a new social contract to enforce environmental standards on a global scale. Using real-life examples of different communities, she illustrates how this can be achieved on a global level.
- How we can make the world a better place by 2030
Unsure what are the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations? This TED Talk talks about these SDGs and how they represent a vision for a better world.
- The Case for Engineering our Food
Food security is one of the pressing issues of every generation. How can genetic engineering help alleviate this problem? And what are the relevant ethical issues surrounding the use of genetic engineering in food?
- How the Military fights Climate Change
This TED Talk takes an interesting angle on climate change – a military perspective. One may not realize this, but even the military has a stake in climate change. Climate change is causing and accelerating instability in some parts of the world.