We looked inside some of the tweets by @TED_ED and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
How sidewalk artists represent 3D images on 2D surfaces: http://t.ted.com/mZoXCFz
We live side-by-side with an organism that caused the first mass extinction on earth.
It's also the reason we exist: http://t.ted.com/BZtTsgh
We were proud to march alongside the students taking part in the NYC #ClimateStrike today!
Did you know that it can take a plastic bottle 1,000 years to decompose? Most plastics don't biodegrade which means they're destined to break down into smaller and smaller pieces called micro plastics, which might rotate in the sea eternally. http://t.ted.com/WjAuOei
There are around 2.5 billion smartphone users in the world.
If we broke open all the newest phones and split them into their component parts, that would produce around 85,000 kg of gold, 875,000 of silver, and 40,000,000 of copper. http://t.ted.com/b2ycGya
By 2050, there will be more plastic and trash in the worlds oceans than fish. What happens when we overfish the ocean? https://ed.ted.com/lessons/will-the-ocean-ever-run-out-of-fish-ayana-elizabeth-johnson-and-jennifer-jacquet#review
The impacts that we humans make have become so pervasive, profound and permanent, that some geologists argue that we merit our own epoch. https://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-long-will-human-impacts-last-david-biello#review
We sell and buy 2 billion t-shirts globally every year. The cotton plants require a huge quantity of water and pesticides. 2,700 liters of water are needed to produce
the average t-shirt, enough to fill more than 30 bathtubs. http://t.ted.com/bGGsjCy
"I want people to unite behind the science." - Greta Thunberg
Here's a look at the science:
The threat that tech monopolies pose to democracies is about more than the prices they charge. It’s the concentration of power, data and control over the public space: http://t.ted.com/Yda4JeU
How to take care of the 600+ muscles in our body that bind us together, hold us up, and help us move: http://t.ted.com/GpCRO6w
NEW VIDEO: In this 360° animation, explore the vibrant world of neon signs and learn the science of what makes them glow: http://t.ted.com/0pEhTpe
Try to see if you can make it through this video without yawning: http://t.ted.com/IMdEjML
We should strive to be lifelong learners.
Do you ever feel like you haven't earned your accomplishments? You're not alone.
Take a look at the psychology behind imposter syndrome (and how to fight it): http://t.ted.com/XQFDxkO
“Happiness is not about having what you want; instead, it's about wanting what you have."http://t.ted.com/d4rmumb
Get to know Pablo Neruda, one of the most celebrated poets of the 20th century: http://t.ted.com/OAx5npU
NEW VIDEO: What was life like for an ancient Celtic Druid?
Join the druid Camma in her village in 55 BCE to find out: http://t.ted.com/CzF4Dle
"All you need is one person, just one person who trusts and believes in you, and then you feel you can do anything."http://t.ted.com/YYIF55R
Please let us know when the album drops! https://twitter.com/katyslittlefarm/status/1171925604452552705