Previous Shows

The Next Greatest Generation?

In this hour, we hear from TED speakers searching to define themselves and their generation.

"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 Thinkstock hide caption

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Making Mistakes

In this episode, TED speakers consider why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on.

We're raised to always strive for the right answer. But can we learn more from the wrong answer? Thinkstock hide caption

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Do We Need Humans?

In this episode, TED speakers consider the promises and perils of our relationship with technology.

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The Hackers

In this hour, TED speakers dare to hack the brain, the climate, and the animal kingdom in hopes of creating a better world.

When typical solutions fall short, why not find a different way? Thinkstock hide caption

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Peering Into Space

This hour, we'll hear from TED speakers who share an infectious sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe and what lies beyond our skies.

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