"I am everything I am today, because of my past. ... It would be very difficult for me to say I wish I were a different person." — Maajid Nawaz
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Life can change radically in an instant. How do we reconcile the before and the after — our former selves with who we've become? In this hour, we hear from TED speakers who have been shaped by profound turning points in their lives.
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In this hour, TED speakers share big ideas about inequality and ways we might achieve prosperity for all.
"Stories move like whirling dervishes ... they connect all humanity, regardless of identity politics." — Elif Shafak, novelist
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In this hour, TED speakers describe their journeys to answer the question: who am I?
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In this hour, TED speakers unravel ideas behind the mystery of mass collaborations that build a better world.
Every species has its own important role in maintaining nature's balance.
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In this hour, TED speakers explain how everything in nature is connected, and how we can restore its delicate balance.
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In this hour, TED speakers explore the art of storytelling — and how good stories have the power to transform our perceptions of the world.
Will the predictions of today turn into the reality of tomorrow?
In this hour, TED speakers make bold predictions about our future and what our future lives might look like.
"It's who they are, and it's where they want to take this country – I think that's what makes them so exciting and different." — Neil Howe
In this hour, we hear from TED speakers searching to define themselves and their generation.
We're raised to always strive for the right answer. But can we learn more from the wrong answer?
In this episode, TED speakers consider why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on.
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In this episode, TED speakers consider the promises and perils of our relationship with technology.
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