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Are deception and secrecy categorically wrong? Or can they be a necessary means to an end? This hour, TED speakers share stories of going undercover to explore unknown territory, and find the truth.
The TED Radio Hour: Going Undercover
Theo E.J. Wilson: What Happens When A Black Man Goes Undercover In The Alt-Right?
Jamie Bartlett: What Goes On In The Secrecy Of The Dark Web?
Mubin Shaikh: Why Did a Former Extremist Go Undercover To Fight Terrorism?
Shabana Basij-Rasikh: Under The Taliban, How Can A Girl Attend School Undercover?
Our greatest breakthroughs and triumphs have one thing in common: creativity. But how do you ignite it? And how do you rekindle it? This hour, TED speakers explore ideas on jumpstarting creativity.
Tim Harford: How Can Chaos Lead To Creative Breakthroughs?
Steve Engels: Can Robots Be Creative Too?
Helen Marriage: How Can Large-Scale Performance Art Inspire Wonder And Creativity?
Marily Oppezzo: How Can Taking A Walk Spark Creative Ideas?
Tim Harford: How Can "Slow Motion Multitasking" Boost Our Creativity?
We usually get wiser with age, but that doesn't mean we have to grow up to wise up. This hour, TED speakers explore what it means to find wisdom at every stage of life.
When do we become wise?
What Can Great Writers Teach Us About Growing Up and Getting Old?
What Wisdom Can Adults Learn From Kids?
What Wisdom Can We Gain From Nature?
What Can One Generation Teach The Next About Manhood?
Can A 75-Year-Old Study Deliver Wisdom For All Of Us?
Who should get to keep secrets, and who should demand to know them? In this hour, TED speakers talk about the damage secrets can do, and the shifting roles we play when we keep, or share them.
"Every day we make that decision: what do we conceal, what do we reveal?" — PostSecret founder Frank Warren
Why Would You Share A Secret With A Stranger?
What's Your Coming Out Story?
How Do You Expose An Anonymous Company?
Why Should We Care About Keeping Secrets?
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?