Directed by @tiffanyshlain
Please share this film far and wide! Suggested ways below. Check out the #TEDBook that accompanies this film. Info at: letitripple.org
Special thanks to Tim Delaughter, Dominic Griffin and The Polyphonic Spree for donating their song "It's the Sun" and to Moby for donating his song "Wait for Me."
**All music rights secured for "It's the Sun" by Tim Delaughter and Dominic Griffin.**
**All music rights secured for "Wait for Me" by Moby.**
"BRAIN POWER: From Neurons to Networks" is a 10-minute film and accompanying TED Book (ted.com/tedbooks) from award-winning Director Tiffany Shlain and her team at The Moxie Institute. Based on new research on how to best nurture children's brains from Harvard University's Center on the Developing Child and University of Washington's I-LABS, the film explores the parallels between a child's brain development and the development of the global brain of Internet, offering insights into the best ways to shape both. Made through a new crowd-sourcing creativity process the Moxie team calls "Cloud Filmmaking," "Brain Power" was created by putting into action the very ideas that the film is exploring: the connections between neurons, networks, and people around the world.
Now that you've seen the film, Let it Ripple!
1. Please post, share, tweet, and forward this film to your networks, and see the ripple effects!
Tweet: Check out new short film & #TED Book "BrainPower: From Neurons to Networks" by @tiffanyshlain letitirpple.org
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2. Spread your message. Are you part of an organization working to inspire your community to action and make the world a better place? We will make a free film to help you.
3. If you know another language, please help us translate this film. Info at letitripple.org
Part of the Let it Ripple project is not only to provide free media for organizations around the world, but also to show how their work is interdependent. See the growing list of 100+ organizations that are already part of the
Let it Ripple project, and how they're connected.
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