Friday, January 22nd, 2010

TEDMED : prepare for awesomeness


TEDMED is the newest offshoot of TED, the conference/video channel that brings big ideas to the Internet in digestible videos. Biotech and medicine have reached the point where an entirely new site dedicated to just medicine is now viable. The site is pretty sparse at the moment, but I’m sure it’ll be well populated with great videos inside of a month. Also, the opening graphics for the videos, which consist of CG flybys through the nervous system, are pretty damned cool.

Here’s an interesting video about growing regenerated organs:

Warren Frey is a journalist, freelance writer, podcaster, video producer, and all-around media consultant currently based in Vancouver, Canada. His written work has appeared in such publications as Metro Vancouver, the Westender, Mac | Life and the Japan Times.

One Response to “ TEDMED : prepare for awesomeness ”

Jane Langille says:

Great to see that TED is expanding. Looking through the speaker list from TEDMED 2009, there are several videos I look forward to viewing, e.g. “Is DNA Your Destiny” and “Can We Stop Aging”.

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