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Why do we put so much effort in making kids think and act like us? In this hour, TED speakers explore the different ways babies and children learn — from the womb, to the playground, to the web. August 29, 2014
Babies and young children are "already about as smart as they could possibly be."
How Much Can Children Teach Themselves?
When Does Learning Begin?
What Role Do Relationships Play In Learning?
Can Schools Exist In The Cloud?
In this episode, TED speakers consider why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on. August 22, 2014
We're raised to always strive for the right answer. But can we learn more from the wrong answer?
What Can Doctors Learn By Admitting Their Mistakes?
Can We Gain Strength From Shame?
Are There Mistakes In Jazz?
Is Conflict Good For Progress?
In this hour, finding happiness may be simpler than you think. August 15, 2014
Is the path to happiness simpler than we realize?
Is There A Secret To Happiness?
Are We Happier When We Stay In The Moment?
What Happens When We Slow Down?
Does Less Stuff Mean More Happiness?
How Does Misfortune Affect Long-Term Happiness?
What Does It Take To Be Grateful?
Violence and brutality are grim realities of life. In this hour, TED speakers explore the sinister side of human nature, and whether we're all capable of violence. August 8, 2014
This episode, TED speakers uncover surprising realities about violence.
Why Do Good People Do Bad Things?
What Does The Mind Of A Killer Look Like?
Why Don't Domestic Violence Victims Leave?
Is The World A Less Violent Place?
What makes us who we are? How do parents mold children into who they are? In this hour, TED speakers reflect on how our upbringing shapes us. August 1, 2014
"Those early experiences are very powerful and can be very determinative that you end up developing an image of yourself, and image of what your strengths are, an image of your weaknesses, an image of the ways in which the world is going to limit you." — Andrew Solomon
What Can Kids Learn By Doing Dangerous Things?
Why Is Parenthood Filled With So Much Anxiety?
What Does It Mean To Be A 'Child Of The State'?
How Do Our Worst Moments Shape Us?
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