Believers And Doubters : TED Radio Hour Why do some of us believe, and some of us don't? And can doubt bring our beliefs into sharper focus? In this hour, TED speakers, from ardent atheists to the devout, explore all ends of the spectrum.

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Believers And Doubters

Why do some of us believe, and some of us don't? And can doubt bring our beliefs into sharper focus? In this hour, TED speakers, from ardent atheists to the devout, explore all ends of the spectrum.

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Julia Sweeney: How Does A Person Go From Believer To Atheist?

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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.