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RSA Animate - What is the RSA?
What on earth is the RSA, and what does it do? Everyone’s favourite hairy hand (and proud RSA Fellow!) Andrew Park explains all with his trusty black pen.
RSA Animate - How to Help Every Child Fulfill their Potential
Ever wondered why kids say they’re bored at school, or why they stop trying when the work gets harder? Educationalist Carol Dweck explains how the wrong kind of praise actually *harms* young people.
RSA Animate - Re-Imagining Work
Coplin imagines what might be possible if more organisations embraced the
empowering potential of technology and encouraged a truly open working culture
RSA Animate - The Truth About Dishonesty
In this RSA Animate, Dan Ariely explores the circumstances under which someone would lie and what effect deception has on society at large.
RSA Animate - The Power of Outrospection
Introspection is out, and outrospection is in. Philosopher and author Roman Krznaric explains how we can help drive social change by stepping outside ourselves.
RSA Animate - The Power of Networks
In this RSA Animate, Manuel Lima explores the power of network visualisation to navigate our complex modern world.
RSA Animate - The Divided Brain
Renowned psychiatrist and writer Iain McGilchrist explains how our 'divided brain' has profoundly altered human behaviour, culture and society.