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Marvin Minsky: Health, population and the human mind

Video   Apr 17, 2018 | TED Talks on YouTube

 

In this TED talk from the late Prof. Marvin Minsky he discusses human health, over population and the human mind, and the single biggest cause of disease in the western world, handshaking! Marvin offers advice and solutions for these problems in his characteristic style.

Listen closely - Marvin Minsky's arch, eclectic, charmingly offhand talk on health, overpopulation and the human mind is packed with subtlety: wit, wisdom and just an ounce of wily, is-he-joking? advice.

 
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