If you are into big films, sci-fi stories, oceanography, or biographies of creative people, check out this TED Talk. James Cameron talks about growing up, making films, changing career tracks mid-life, deep ocean exploration, leadership, and of course, Avatar.
James Cameron: Before Avatar … a curious boy
Elizabeth Gilbert talks about how she copes with work after the success of Eat, Pray, Love and how much pressure is put on creative geniuses, calling for a return to the idea of an invisible source of creativity outside the artist.
Elizabeth Gilbert on nurturing creativity
In this week’s TED Talks pick, John Hardy talks about the green school he built in Bali, off the grid and in line with local culture and materials. If I were a kid again, this is totally where I’d want to go to school.
John Hardy: My green school dream