What Makes Us ... Us : TED Radio Hour For thousands of years, we've searched to answer the question: Who are we? Today, science has brought us closer than ever to the answer. This hour, TED speakers share ideas on what makes us ... us.

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"There's an enormous role for chance — for the role of the dice — in who we become." — Steven Pinker

"There's an enormous role for chance — for the role of the dice — in who we become." — Steven Pinker

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What Makes Us ... Us

For thousands of years, we've searched to answer the question: Who are we? Today, science has brought us closer than ever to the answer. This hour, TED speakers share ideas on what makes us ... us.