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.
Cancer is merciless. It can strike any time, spread without warning and return unannounced. In this hour, TED speakers reframe not only how we treat cancer but how we can live with it and survive it.
What will cancer look like in the near future?
What's A Better Way To Detect Cancer?
How Will Open-Source Research Help Cure Cancer?
Is Our Narrow Focus On Cancer Doing More Harm Than Good?
Can Healthy Eating Reverse Some Cancers?
For most of modern history, humans have placed smaller humans in institutions called schools. But what parts of this model still work? And what must change? This hour, TED speakers rethink education.
The TED Radio Hour: Rethinking School
Andreas Schleicher: What Are The Keys To A Successful Education System?
Sal Khan: Can Technology Help Create A Global Classroom?
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.
"Maybe our universe is just one of those things that happens from time to time," says theoretical physicist Sean Carroll.
Can You Remember Your Life 1 Second At A Time?
Which Time Of Day Is Both Too Early And Too Late?
When Do We Become The Final Version of Ourselves?
Why Should We Look Forward To Getting Older?
Most of us were raised to believe that tolerance is a good thing, but is it enough or just the bare minimum? This hour, TED speakers on how to move beyond tolerance to a place of deeper understanding.
"We need to need people who are not like us." — Arthur Brooks
Why Do Conservatives Need Liberals — And Vice Versa?
How Can We Have A More Candid Conversation About Race?
What's A Better Way To Talk About Abortion?
How Can Tourism Promote Peace In The Middle East?
We often know how to plan for the future, but find it hard to take the necessary steps. This hour, TED speakers challenge the inevitable and explore what to do today to prepare ourselves for tomorrow.
The TED Radio Hour: Prevention
Daniel Levitin: Would Stress Be Less Stressful If We Planned For It In Advance?
Seth Berkley: How Can We Prevent The Next Epidemic?
Lisa Genova: Can Alzheimer's Disease Be Prevented?
Rebecca Brachman: Can We Stop Depression Before It Happens?
Daniel Goldstein: How Can We Prevent Regret?