silhouette of lone hiker at dawn
02/22/2016
Poet, philosopher and naturalist Henry David Thoreau had definite ideas about how to live a better life. They can all be summed up in one word: simplify. Thoreau is quoted ... read more
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02/15/2016
Get out a piece of paper and write “Could Do” at the top. I like “could-do” lists because I find “to-do” lists too dictatorial. They make me feel pressured and... read more
detail from painting by Laura Basha showing woman and plant tendrils
02/08/2016
"Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens."  ~ Carl Jung “ The willingness to “deal” with the inner... read more
silhouette of audience at rock concert, hands in air
02/01/2016
Here’s another hard truth: your talent doesn’t entitle you to anything. You will not be surprised to learn that talent is not enough. Every artist is (or believes herself to be) talented.... read more
rear view of woman overlooking cliffs and harbor
01/25/2016
“I would ask you, Julie, who are the seagulls in your life? How can you emulate the pelican behavior?" This was Beverly Winterscheid, the founding partner of Center for Nature and Leadership, and... read more
male and female hands make shape of heart
01/18/2016
When author and Nobel Prize winner V.S. Naipaul was still a boy in Colonial Trinidad, there was one opportunity to leave the island: a full scholarship to Oxford or to Cambridge. All the academically... read more
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01/11/2016
And as you stand there On time and Appropriately clad for the event With a high-fiber bar in your bag And extra pens Let us take this moment to applaud you. You, the prepared. You, the... read more
transition of orange to blue sunset sky
01/04/2016
“Beauty … stilled life -- froze it. One forgot the little agitations; the flush, the pallor, some queer distortion, some light or shadow, … and yet added a quality one saw for ever after... read more
henna designs on two open hands
12/28/2015
In 1893 Yoga officially arrived in America. The messenger came from the East with a gift of Yoga that he presented at the World Parliament of Religions in Chicago. The messenger was Swami Vivekananda... read more

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05/26/2013
Many come and many leave this vital planet of ours. While we are here in this life, some among us leave a legacy and imprint of their existence upon us. This is the case of those who live a life... read more
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05/19/2013
A couple of weeks ago, I welcomed each of you to evōxTelevision and our Brand Categories. I also shared that I am bringing to you the evōxEvolve Category of our Brand. Today, I would like to... read more
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05/19/2013
Transitions are a natural process of our lives, yet we are not always ready for them. We know transitions to be a period of time where change occurs, taking us from one state or a condition to... read more
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05/07/2013
Welcome friends to evox Television, where your life, and that of your family, your community and the world matter. We have been created to serve you. I am Banafsheh Akhlaghi and a founding... read more
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04/21/2013
I had the honor of meeting author Robert Holden recently when we both spoke at the Hay House IGNITE event in San Jose, CA (which was an amazing experience, by the way).  Robert is someone whom I... read more

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11/11/2014
Jinha Lee: Reach Into The Computer And Grab A Pixel The border between our physical world and the digital information surrounding us has been getting thinner and thinner. Designer and engineer Jinha... read more
11/11/2014
Ric Elias had a front-row seat on Flight 1549, the plane that crash-landed in the Hudson River in New York in January 2009. What went through his mind as the doomed plane went down? At TED, he tells... read more
11/11/2014
After a visit to a plastic-filled waste transfer station last year, students Miranda Wang and Jeanny Yao learned that much of the plastic in trash may not degrade for 5,000 years. Synthesized into... read more
11/11/2014
From saving the whales of the Antarctic to studying the salmon of Alaska, Casson Trenor has worked to support stewardship of our marine resources across the globe. In hundreds of conversations with... read more
11/11/2014
Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how “power posing” -- standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t... read more
11/11/2014
In Rajasthan, India, an extraordinary school teaches rural women and men -- many of them illiterate -- to become solar engineers, artisans, dentists and doctors in their own villages. It's... read more
11/11/2014
Why do people succeed? Is it because they're smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into a 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of... read more
11/11/2014
At TED2012, filmmaker Karen Bass shares some of the astonishing nature footage she's shot for the BBC and National Geographic -- including brand-new, previously unseen footage of the tube-lipped... read more
11/11/2014
David Gallo shows jaw-dropping footage of amazing sea creatures, including a color-shifting cuttlefish, a perfectly camouflaged octopus, and a Times Square's worth of neon light displays from fish... read more

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