Talks & Performance

Talk

The Science of Sunshine | Niraj Lal

One in seven households in Australia has solar panels on their roof - more than anywhere else in the world. But what's actually going on in the shiny structures...

Talk

How Invasive Ants Dominate Ecosystems | Kirsti Abbott

Kirsti Abbott is an ant ecologist at the University of New England and she loves ants. Her work has taken her to islands in the Pacific including Christmas Island,...

Talk

The Dirty Secret in your Rubbish | Garth Lamb

Worldwide we currently throw out more than a billion tonnes of solid waste each year. In this talk, Garth Lamb argues there are “better uses for our rubbish than...

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Ideas

Idea

Playlist: The Post-Davos Playlist

Health, inequality, technology, climate change and the future of democracy dominated discussions at The World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland in January. In the wake of these discussions, we revisit...

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Films

Video

Meet The Speakers: Jodi Rowley | TEDxYouth@Sydney 2016

Jodi Rowley's research strives to gain a better understanding the diversity and conservation status of amphibians in Southeast Asia, focusing on one of the most topographically diverse and populous...

Video

Meet The Speakers: Ray Dearlove | TEDxSydney 2016

In 2013, Ray Dearlove co-founded The Australian Rhino Project which is focused on establishing breeding herds of white and black rhinoceros in Australia as an insurance population for the...

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