Tag Archives: Social Science

The Simple Cure for Loneliness | Baya Voce | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Reviewer: Queenie Lee Loneliness is an emotional state that we have when we’re feeling disconnected. But our need for connection is ingrained in our DNA. Loneliness is a signal, just like fight-or-flight, that something isn’t right. Loneliness is a public health crisis. But one in five Americans suffer from loneliness, which means if you haven’t… Read More »

How to measure success of international development projects | Benjamin Bogardus | TEDxVillanovaU

Translator: Shanshan (Alice) Lin Reviewer: Denise RQ When I was serving as a peace corp volunteer in Togo, West Africa, an international organization came through my village and built hand pumps like this one to provide water for nearby households. Three months later, all of them, had broken down. No water came out, and no… Read More »