The TED Conferences and associated TED talks is at the top of my list and I have talked about them much in the past.
The TED talks are awesome. There have been 50 million views since they debuted on-line two years ago and they have become a powerful cultural force. Here are the top 10 most-viewed TED Talk videos from June 2006 to May 2008.
- Jill Bolte Taylor's stroke of insight
- Jeff Han's touchscreen foreshadows the iPhone and more
- David Gallo shows underwater astonishments
- Blaise Aguera y Arcas demos Photosynth
- Arthur Benjamin does "mathemagic"
- Sir Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity
- Hans Rosling shows the best stats you've ever seen
- Tony Robbins asks why we do what we do
- Al Gore on averting a climate crisis
- Johnny Lee demos Wii Remote hacks