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.
This hour, we'll hear from TED speakers who share an infectious sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe and what lies beyond our skies.
In this episode, TED speakers look up to the night sky and consider our relationship with what might out there.
How Did A Mistake Unlock One Of Space's Mysteries?
How Can We Defend Earth From Asteroids?
Are We Alone In The Universe?
Is Our Universe The Only Universe?
When is copying flattery, when is it thievery, and when is it sheer genius? In this hour, TED speakers explore how sampling, borrowing, and riffing make all of us innovators.
Should we be rethinking the definition of originality?
Why Would More Than 500 Artists Sample The Same Song?
Does Copying In Fashion Keep It Fresh?
Where Do Good Ideas Come From?
Let's face it: people lie. We lie to each other and to ourselves. Is there a deeper reason why we do it? In this episode, TED speakers deconstruct the hard truths of deception.
TED speakers tell the truth about why we lie.
Where's The Line Between Cheating A Little and Cheating A Lot?
Can You Learn To Spot A Liar?
Does Technology Make Us More Honest?
Why Do We Believe In Unbelievable Things?
How Do Magicians Manufacture Reality?
In this hour, TED speakers share stories of overcoming a weakness and turning it into a strength.
What's It Like To Be Young And Bullied?
Is It Possible To Live With The Voices In Your Head?
Can One Girl Challenge The Traditions Of Her Village?
How we get to where we need to go--and how long it takes--affects our lives on a daily basis. In this hour, TED speakers imagine a future of transport that's faster, cleaner, and just plain cooler.
Can The Sun Fuel A Flight Around The World?
How Does Henry Ford's Great-Grandson Envision The Future?
If We Want to Live In Cities, Will We Have To Share Cars?
How Do You Make New York's Mean Streets A Little Nicer?
Is Space Tourism Finally About To Take Off?