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.
When is copying flattery, when is it thievery, and when is it sheer genius? In this hour, TED speakers explore how sampling, borrowing, and riffing make all of us innovators.
Should we be rethinking the definition of originality?
Why Would More Than 500 Artists Sample The Same Song?
Does Copying In Fashion Keep It Fresh?
Where Do Good Ideas Come From?
Let's face it: people lie. We lie to each other and to ourselves. Is there a deeper reason why we do it? In this episode, TED speakers deconstruct the hard truths of deception.
TED speakers tell the truth about why we lie.
Where's The Line Between Cheating A Little and Cheating A Lot?
Can You Learn To Spot A Liar?
Does Technology Make Us More Honest?
Why Do We Believe In Unbelievable Things?
How Do Magicians Manufacture Reality?
In this hour, TED speakers share stories of overcoming a weakness and turning it into a strength.
What's It Like To Be Young And Bullied?
Is It Possible To Live With The Voices In Your Head?
Can One Girl Challenge The Traditions Of Her Village?
How we get to where we need to go--and how long it takes--affects our lives on a daily basis. In this hour, TED speakers imagine a future of transport that's faster, cleaner, and just plain cooler.
Can The Sun Fuel A Flight Around The World?
How Does Henry Ford's Great-Grandson Envision The Future?
If We Want to Live In Cities, Will We Have To Share Cars?
How Do You Make New York's Mean Streets A Little Nicer?
Is Space Tourism Finally About To Take Off?
In this hour, TED speakers share big ideas about inequality and ways we might achieve prosperity for all.
"We really are living in a time of a disparity of fortune, which is greater than ever before." — Chrystia Freeland
Is There A Right And A Wrong Way To Help Someone?
What Does The Rise Of Super-Fortunes Mean For The Rest Of Us?
Will The Rest Of The World Catch Up To The West?
Can A New Generation Of Africans Fight Corruption?
Is 'Patient Capitalism' The Answer To Poverty?