As this is a very slow news week, unless you are Angelina Jolie spotting, a friend of St Margarets Community Website suggested we introduce TED Talks to everyone. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out in 1984 as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design but has now grown far beyond that with over 900 talks online. The talks are only 20 minutes and are all persuasive, fascinating, inspiring and informative.

Here is one to get you started:

Hans Rosling shows the best stats you’ve ever seen


Here are some other great talks: