Radu Mester


About Radu Mester

Radu studied film & computing, works in EdTech as a content creator, and reads nonfiction books in his spare time.


What do I do with my money? – A primer to investing

So you’re interested in investing. Maybe you already know why and what you want out of it, or maybe you’re just curious about what it means. In any case, if we want to talk about investing, there’s a lot to cover. This article is a first round of heavy-fire questions […]


Kevin Lieber on creativity, Vsauce2 and science communication

TEDxVienna recently got the chance to chat with Kevin Lieber during our 2018 conference SIMPLEXITY. We had a talk about the role of the science communicator in today’s society, his creative endeavors on Vsauce2, his personal YouTube channel, and his new podcast. The Interview Q: As a first question, I’m […]


Love

Andrew Solomon on unconditional love and acceptance

And then I thought, all of us who have children love the children we have, with their flaws. If some glorious angel suddenly descended through my living room ceiling and offered to take away the children I have and give me other, better children — more polite, funnier, nicer, smarter — I would cling to […]


Interview with Jake Roper: science communication and sparking curiosity

Jake Roper is a science communicator and host of the YouTube channel Vsauce3, where he explores issues such as time travel paradoxes, space travel, the bioelectrogenesis powers of the Pokémon character Pikachu, and everything else in between. After his TEDxVienna talk at our On The Edge conference, he answered a […]


Curiosity Talk of the week

Curiosity kills the illusion

This month is all about illusions, and what better illusions are there, than our daily habits? These are not just the things we practice daily, but the ones we take part in because we think there is no other way, the ones we think we need to do, no matter […]