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From 3D animated molecules to tethered kite-copters: A recap of the TED2014 Fellows Talks, Session 1From 3D animated molecules to tethered kite-copters: A recap of the TED2014 Fellows Talks, Session 1

Posted By Karen Eng

With the TED Fellows, expect the unexpected: 3D animated molecules, tethered quadcopter cameras, death row inmates turned lawyers, quantum chaos. It’s the fifth-anniversary edition of TED Fellows talks, live from Vancouver, and here’s what happened in Session 1. Usman Riaz, musician + artist The Fellows stage comes to life quietly with the melodic strains of […]

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How to build a micronation: Fellows Friday with artist Jorge Mañes RubioHow to build a micronation: Fellows Friday with artist Jorge Mañes Rubio

Posted By Karen Eng

TED2014 Fellow Jorge Mañes Rubio is an artist and perpetual tourist who investigates invisible, forgotten places — Chinese cities submerged by the Three Gorges Dam Project, a little-known Pacific island paradise destroyed by mining. He creates art that reimagines and revives these sites as attention-worthy destinations. Here, Rubio describes to the TED Blog his latest […]