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.
Failure can be devastating, but it can also make us stronger and smarter. This week, TED speakers explore how failure clears the way for success, in our everyday work, and our innermost lives.
"Failure is a part of all of us." - Lidia Yuknavitch
When A Project Fails, Should The Workers Get A Bonus?
Why Do Complex Systems Thrive on Trial And Error?
When Beliefs Fail Us, How Do We Move Forward?
How Can Success Still Make You Feel Like A Failure?
What does it take to change the world for the better? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas on activism—what motivates it, why it matters, and how each of us can make a difference.
Ruby Sales: How Do We Maintain Our Courage To Fight For Change?
Dolores Huerta: Each Of Us Has A Voice, How Can We Use It For Social Change?
Jeremy Heimans: How Can We Harness Technology To Fuel Social Change?
Sarah Corbett: How Can Introverts Be Activists Too?
Angela Oguntala: How Do We Achieve The Future We Imagine?
What makes an idea, a brand, or a behavior catch fire? This hour, TED speakers explore the mysteries behind the many things we spread: laughter and sadness, imagination, viruses and viral ideas.
What makes one idea spread over another?
Why Is Laughter Contagious?
What Makes An Idea Go Viral?
How Can We Prevent The Next Global Health Epidemic?
How Do Our Social Networks Affect Our Health?
Why Did Humans Become The Most Successful Species On Earth?
Racism isn't always obvious, but it can be found almost everywhere. This hour, TED speakers explore the effects of everyday and systemic racism in America—and how we can work to defeat it.
TED speakers on confronting racism.
Brittney Cooper: How Has Time Been Stolen From People Of Color?
Monique Morris: Why Are Black Girls More Likely To Be Punished In School?
Pat Ferrucci: How Does The Language Of Sports Journalism Reveal Racial Biases?
Howard Stevenson: How Can We Mindfully Navigate Everyday Racism?
Travis Jones: How Can White People Be Better Allies To People Of Color?
We live our lives by the calendar and the clock, but time is also an abstraction, even an illusion. In this hour, TED speakers explore how our sense of time changes depending on who and where we are.
"Maybe our universe is just one of those things that happens from time to time," says theoretical physicist Sean Carroll.
Can You Remember Your Life 1 Second At A Time?
Which Time Of Day Is Both Too Early And Too Late?
When Do We Become The Final Version of Ourselves?
Why Should We Look Forward To Getting Older?