Posts Tagged ‘TED’

TED Talk: Michael Mann on Climate Change

December 12th, 2011

Great TEDx talk on “A Look Into Our Climate: Past To Present To Future” by climatologist Professor Michael Mann.

Remembering Ray Anderson

August 8th, 2011

We learned of the loss today of a green business pioneer and friend, Ray Anderson. Our tribute to be posted shortly.

On the Road: Matt Petersen at TEDGlobal

July 14th, 2011

GGUSA board members Pat Mitchell and Scott Seydel with CEO Matt Petersen at TEDGlobal 2011.


GGUSA board member Pat Mitchell on stage at TEDGlobal 2011.


Actress Thandie Newton on stage at TEDGlobal 2011.

Blackberry photos sent by CEO Matt Petersen from TEDGlobal 2011 in Edinburgh, via email and Twitter. Observations from the conference, also via email and Twitter: Great talk on marine audit and shifting baselines, and another on ecosystem services; astounding afternoon on religion, atheism, life, death, music, oceans, ecosystems services; Pavan [Sukhdev] talking about the economic invisibility of nature; Alain de Botton challenges us to draw upon strengths of religion to improve, education, community; Fellow traveler and VDay supporter Thandie Newton shares her thoughts on the other… Looking forward to the full report….