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.
The brain can seem as mysterious as a distant galaxy, but scientists are starting to map and manipulate its many regions. In this hour, TED speakers take us on a trip through the human brain.
What do we know about the human brain and what do we still need to learn?
How Can A Stroke Change Your Brain?
What Makes The Human Brain Unique?
What Does It Take To Map The Human Brain?
How Do We Know What Other People Are Thinking?
How Can We Explain The Mystery Of Consciousness?
Sometimes, being truthful can be uncomfortable—even risky. But can radical honesty and openness change things for the better? This hour, TED speakers take transparency all the way to its limit.
The TED Radio Hour: Transparency
David Burkus: Would Work Improve If You Knew What Your Colleagues Get Paid?
Ray Dalio: What Would Happen If You Were 100% Honest With Your Colleagues?
Trevor Timm: When It Comes To Government, How Much Do We Have The Right To Know?
Leilani Schweitzer: How Can Hospitals Be More Transparent About Medical Errors?
Once invisible details of our lives can now be tracked and turned into data. Will this make life easier or more complicated? This hour, TED speakers imagine how Big Data will reshape our world.
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"Big data is going to transform how we live, how we work and how we think." - Kenneth Cukier
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How Will Big Data Change The Way We Live?
Can New Technology Decode The Biggest Data Set Of All?
How Do We Approach Big Data With A Critical Eye?
What Data Will Be Discovered By The World's Most Powerful Telescope?
Sometimes, the best solutions to complex problems are simple. But simple doesn't always mean easy. This hour, TED speakers describe the innovation and hard work that goes into achieving simplicity.
The TED Radio Hour episode 110: Simple Solutions
Mileha Soneji: Can Simple Innovations Improve The Lives of Parkinson's Patients?
Sam Kass: Can Free Breakfast Improve Learning?
Wendy Troxel: Does High School Start Too Early?
Myriam Sidibe: Would Fewer Children Die of Disease If They Just Washed Their Hands?
Amos Winter: How Do You Build An All-Terrain Wheelchair For The Developing World?
Art can evoke powerful feelings. But can it do more? This hour, TED speakers share ideas on the transformative nature of art and its ability to shape the way we see ourselves and the world around us.
The TED Radio Hour: How Art Changes Us
Titus Kaphar: How Can We Address Centuries of Racism In Art?
Dre Urhahn: How Can Public Art Projects Transform Rough Neighborhoods?
eL Seed: Can The Beauty Of Arabic Calligraphy Shift Perspectives?
Magda Sayeg: What's The Emotional Power Behind "Yarn Bombing"?
Benjamin Zander: How Does Music Transform Us?