The TED Radio Hour


Country: New Zealand

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A crafted hour of ideas worth sharing presented by Guy Raz (NPR)

TED Radio Hour A weekly journey through fascinating ideas. Sundays at 7:06pm Search The TED Radio Hour is a National Public Radio series based on talks from annual gatherings where some of the world's deepest thinkers and innovators are invited to give the 18-minute "talk of their lives." TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design. Latest audio Failure is an Option - 23 June about 10 hours ago  Failure can be devastating, but it can also make us stronger and smarter. This week, TED speakers explore how failure clears the way for success, in our everyday work, and our innermost lives. Read more Keeping Secrets - 16 June 16 Jun 2019 Who should get to keep secrets, and who should demand to know them? In this hour, TED speakers talk about the damage secrets can do, and the shifting roles we play when we keep, or share them. Read more How Things Spread - 9 June 9 Jun 2019 What makes an idea, a brand, or a behavior catch fire? This hour, TED speakers explore the mysteries behind the many things we spread:  laughter and sadness, imagination, viruses and viral ideas. Read more life and society 2 Jun 2019 We live our lives by the calendar and the clock, but time is also an abstraction, even an illusion. In this hour, TED speakers explore how our sense of time changes depending on who and where we are. … Changing The World - 26 May 26 May 2019 What does it take to change the world for the better? In this week's TED Radio Hour, five TED speakers explore ideas on activism, what motivates it, why it matters, and how each of us can make a… Read more A Better You – 19 May 19 May 2019 Many of us are lured by the promise of self-improvement, but find it hard to follow through. In our 100th episode, TED speakers reveal ways to discover our better selves. Read more From Curiosity to Discovery - 12 May 12 May 2019 Why do some people spend years trying to answer a single question, or even risk their lives to discover something new? In this hour, TED speakers explore how curiosity leads to unexpected places. Read more Don't Fear Maths - 5 May 3 May 2019 Why do many of us hate, even fear math? Why are we convinced we're bad at it? This hour, TED speakers explore the myths we tell ourselves and how changing our approach can unlock the beauty of maths. … Hard Wired - 28 April 28 Apr 2019 How much of who we are is biology? How much is learned? And how much can we change? This hour, TED speakers on how genes and experience collaborate -- and compete -- to make us who we are. Read more Reconciliation - 21 April 21 Apr 2019 In a world that seems more divided than ever, how do we begin to find middle ground? This episode, TED speakers on how to look past anger, fear, and even violence to reconcile our differences. Read more Luck, Fortune, and Chance - 14 April 14 Apr 2019 What makes someone lucky? Can luck be controlled, is it random, or is it based on something else entirely? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about why some people seem so much luckier than others. … Confronting Racism - 7 April 7 Apr 2019 Racism isn't always obvious, but it can be found almost everywhere. This hour, TED speakers explore the effects of everyday and systemic racism in America—and how we can work to defeat it. Read more

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