For centuries, reaching the Moon has been a utopian dream of human advancement and space travel. Although it was deemed impossible, people who worked hard on their dreams proved everybody wrong. At TEDxAarhus 2016 To The Moon and Back, we heard inspirational talks about the work, passion, dedication and failures which enabled us to reach impossible dreams.

Towards a human-shaped world
Mikal Hallstrup

DESIGN, SOCIETY, HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN

Move, Play, Explore, Inspire
Move Copenhagen: Andreas & Bradley

CREATIVITY, PLAY, ENTERTAINMENT, MINDSET

What I want to be when I die
Camilla Hessellund Lastein

HEALTH, SOCIETY, MINDSET, PRIORIZATION

We are all musical beings
Niels Christian Hansen

CREATIVITY, MUSIC EXPRESSION

The Art Museum is a Mental Fitness Center
Erlend Høyersten

ART, SOCIETY

Why I’m willing to give up life on Earth to live on Mars
Christian Ohlendorff Knudsen

SUSTAINABILITY, TECHNOLOGY, LIFE ON MARS

Psychedelics: Exploring the Brain
David Erritzøe

PSYCHEDELICS, RESEARCH, MENTAL ILLNESS

The Give’ism Experiment
Thomas ‘VovemoD’ Lütken

ART, DESIGN, MINDSET, SOCIETY

What NASA learned from re-tiling their bathroom
Philip Morley

SOCIETY, SPACE TRAVEL

How to become a quantum physicist in five minutes
Jacob Sherson

QUANTUM PHYSICS, RESEARCH, GAMING, CREATIVITY