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noam chomsky on universal grammar and the genetics of language with captioning

the first question mister Chomsky comes from Chris Christoph Gudrow how have your ideas on universal grammar changed over the years are you more or less convinced to the theory now then you were initially ok well there’s there’s a lot of confusion about the notion universal grammar you never universal grammar had a traditional […]

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ClimateTalk: Science and Solutions | Susan Joy Hassol | TEDxUMontana

[whooshing sound] [dramatic music] [applause] Climate change is a serious challenge, but it’s not insurmountable. We’re stymied in getting to the solutions because of an underlying challenge, a communication failure rooted in language and ideology. Some aspects of this failure are inadvertent and innocent, like how some scientists communicate. Others are intentional and insidious, like […]

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How words change minds: The science of storytelling | Nat Kendall-Taylor | TEDxMidAtlanticSalon

Translator: Iris Chin Reviewer: Queenie Lee I want to start with a warning today. I realize that beginning with a warning may not be the smartest thing to do, but I’m just going to go for it. My warning is that although I’m here to talk to you about communications, I actually have zero training […]

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