In honor of yesterday’s thrilling announcement that scientists have discovered — in fossil-form — a missing link between fish and land animals, we offer you the commercial that kicked off our interstitial series at TED2006. The brilliant, catchy, multiple-view-worthy noitulovE, which rewinds several hundred million years in the course of a 60-second spot. Created by BBDO for Guinness.
New talks released daily. Be the first to know!
Nature knows best: A biologist and a designer take creative direction from the Earth’s operating system
“Borrowing” as a concept is de rigeur in the creative industries and beyond. What’s that too-often quoted aphorism? “Good artists copy; great artists steal”? Plenty of people have trotted that out as justification for acts they want us to believe are far superior to and way different from plagiarism. In this nuanced conversation, biologist and […]
Think parents should be able to select their children’s talents and personalities? Or want to run and hide in the woods at the thought of it? Whatever your opinion, it is precisely the kind of question that Julian Savulescu wants you to take seriously. Professor of practical ethics at the University of Oxford, Savulescu thinks […]