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Mapping where we meet: TED University at TEDGlobal 2014

Mapping where we meet: TED University at TEDGlobal 2014

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TED University is the raucous session before “real TED” starts when attendees get up and give their own short talks. (Some of our very favorite TED Talks came from this session, like talks on Lego, sex, and 5 dangerous things you should let your kids do.) This morning at a cheerful 9am, we met the []

Spatzle in space: Fellows Friday with Angelo Vermeulen

Spatzle in space: Fellows Friday with Angelo Vermeulen

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Can real food be cooked on Mars? Thanks to the work of artist, biologist and space scientist Angelo Vermeulen (watch his TED talk), the answer may one day be yes. When the Universities of Cornell and Hawai’i put out a call for participants for their NASA-funded HI-SEAS Mars simulation, investigating the feasibility of real food on Mars, Vermeulen — known for his []

Life on Mars: Fellows Friday with Angelo Vermeulen

Life on Mars: Fellows Friday with Angelo Vermeulen

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When artist and scientist Angelo Vermeulen (watch his TED Talk) first started weaving together biological and technological systems in his artwork, little did he know he’d someday be asked to consider how to create living ecosystems for future space habitation… Do you consider yourself an artist or scientist first? I usually describe myself as an []