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Can chemical weapons save lives?

By |January 14th, 2014|

Chemical weapons, like anthrax and sarin, are known for their destructiveness, but scientists can – and have – harnessed some [...]

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When are you really dead? It depends where you die.

By |December 20th, 2012|

An increased demand for organ transplants and donations has complicated the lines between life and death while making the judgment [...]

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Future leaders of Miami and beyond

By |December 18th, 2012|

Philip Koenig started his nonprofit, Leading Miami, in 2009, when he was in high school. Three years, 300 workshops and [...]

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Obstacle or opportunity?

By |December 13th, 2012|

Ileana Rodriguez shares her unique perspective on disabilities and devices and inspires us to pursue our goals despite perceived obstacles. [...]

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The 21st century imperative: Second Cities

By |December 7th, 2012|

The world is a dangerous place. Professor Richard Olson, an expert in disaster preparedness, only needed a few seconds to [...]

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Alleviating energy poverty, one village at a time

By |November 26th, 2012|

Ximena Prugue's talk at TEDxFIU inspires us to consider how easy it might be to alleviate the issues of energy [...]

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Announcing our 2012 TEDxFIU speakers!

By |October 1st, 2012|

The inaugural TEDxFIU will inspire, motivate, and take you beyond the world you know by exploring topics as varied as [...]

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Have an idea worth sharing? Be a TEDxFIU speaker

By |August 15th, 2012|

Faculty, alumni and students at FIU are full of world changing ideas. We see it all the time in their [...]

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From TEDGlobal 2012 to TEDxFIU

By |August 8th, 2012|

I have been hooked on TED videos for the last three to four years. They compel me to think differently [...]

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