TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.
Humans adapt to physical and creative challenges in remarkable ways. How do we do it, and what happens when we can't? TED speakers share inspiring stories about our capacity to adapt.
Nov 22, 2015
In this episode, we explore ways to find quiet in our busy lives. How can we step back and make time to reflect in an increasingly distracted and hurried world?
Nov 15, 2015
Some of our most powerful feelings — stress, depression, despair — are the hardest to understand. TED speakers challenge assumptions about emotion, disquiet and the essence of well-being.
Nov 08, 2015
Playing with Perceptions
Where do stereotypes come from? Why do some perceptions persist, and is there any truth or value to the assumptions we make? TED speakers examine the consequences of stereotypes.
Nov 01, 2015
Open Source World
TED speakers explore how open source is changing how we build, collaborate and govern.
Oct 25, 2015
Finding happiness may be simpler than you think.
Oct 18, 2015
The Meaning of Work
Love it or hate it, most of us have to work for a living. So, how can we make work more meaningful? TED speakers explore our values and motivations when it comes to the workplace.
Oct 04, 2015
The Source of Creativity
We want to be creative but channeling our creative impulses is no small feat. Is creativity something we are born with or can we learn it? TED speakers examine the mystery of creativity.
Sep 27, 2015
Screen Time, Part II
When we go online, we present a digital version of ourselves. How do we transform when we interact inside our screens? TED speakers explore the expanding role of our "second selves."
Sep 20, 2015
Screen Time, Part I
It's normal for us to always be glued to our screens. So how are they changing us, and how will they shape our future? TED speakers explore our ambivalent relationships with our screens.
Sep 13, 2015
Learning is an integral part of human nature. But why do adults assume learning must be taught, tested and reinforced?
Sep 06, 2015
Everything Is Connected
Every species plays a crucial role in our natural world. But when humans tinker with the equation, a chain reaction can cause entire ecosystems to break down.
Aug 30, 2015
Peering into Space
In this episode, TED speakers look up to the night sky and consider our relationship with what might be out there.
Aug 23, 2015
What does it take to survive, even thrive, when you're a complete amateur? Stories of plunging — or being plunged — into new situations and emerging as experts.
Aug 16, 2015
Cancer is merciless. It can strike any time, spread without warning and return unannounced. TED speakers reframe not only how we treat cancer but how we can live with it and survive it.
Aug 02, 2015
Do We Need Humans?
The promises and perils of our relationship with technology.
Jul 26, 2015
Which Way, LA? Blog
Award-winning moderator Warren Olney leads lively, thoughtful and provocative discussion on the issues Southern Californians care about.
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