TED Radio Hour Food is more than nourishment. It's a source of pleasure — and guilt — and an agent of change. This episode, TED speakers explore our deep connection to food, and where it's headed.

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Hungry? Our latest episode explores our relationship to food.

Hungry? Our latest episode explores our relationship to food.

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The Food We Eat

Food is more than nourishment. It's a source of pleasure — and guilt — and an agent of change. This episode, TED speakers explore our deep connection to food, and where it's headed.

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What Defines The Perfect Meal?

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