What Makes Us ... Us : TED Radio Hour For thousands of years, we've searched to answer the question: Who are we? Today, science has brought us closer than ever to the answer. This hour, TED speakers share ideas on what makes us ... us.

TED Radio HourTED 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.

"There's an enormous role for chance — for the role of the dice — in who we become." — Steven Pinker iStock hide caption

toggle caption
iStock
"There's an enormous role for chance — for the role of the dice — in who we become." — Steven Pinker

"There's an enormous role for chance — for the role of the dice — in who we become." — Steven Pinker

iStock

What Makes Us ... Us

For thousands of years, we've searched to answer the question: Who are we? Today, science has brought us closer than ever to the answer. This hour, TED speakers share ideas on what makes us ... us.

TED Radio HourTED 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.