The Source Of Creativity : TED Radio Hour We want to be creative but channeling our creative impulses is no small feat. Is creativity something we are born with or can we learn it? In this hour, TED speakers examine the mystery of creativity.

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The Source Of Creativity

We want to be creative but channeling our creative impulses is no small feat. Is creativity something we are born with or can we learn it? In this hour, TED speakers examine the mystery of creativity.

Sting talks about setting aside ego to foster creativity. Asa Mathat/TED hide caption

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Sting: How Do You Get Over Writer's Block?

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Charles Limb describes what the brain looks like when its being creative. Asa Mathat/TED hide caption

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Charles Limb: What Does A Creative Brain Look Like?

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Ken Robinson proposes a more creative system of education. Asa Mathat/TED hide caption

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Sir Ken Robinson: How Do Schools Kill Creativity?

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Elizabeth Gilbert shares a new perspective on traditional creative careers. Asa Mathat/TED hide caption

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Elizabeth Gilbert: Where Does Creativity Come From?

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Life's biggest questions, explored.