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.
Do animals grieve? Do they have language or consciousness? For a long time, scientists resisted the urge to look for human qualities in animals. This hour, TED speakers explore how that is changing.
Barbara King: Do Animals Grieve?
Deinse Herzing: Do Dolphins Have A Language?
Frans de Waal: What Qualities Make A Good Leader ... In Chimpanzees?
Carl Safina: What Do Animals Tell Us About Ourselves — And Our Place In The World?
In this episode, TED speakers describe how all forms of amusement — from tossing a ball to video games — can make us smarter, saner and more collaborative. (Original broadcast date: March 27, 2015)
What happens when we play?
How Can Playing A Game Make You More Empathetic?
Who's That Guy Riding The Subway In His Underwear?
How Does Play Shape Our Development?
What Can Bonobos Teach Us About Play?
How Can Video Games Improve Our Real Lives?
Self-help advice is filled with quick fixes on "living your best life." But there are no shortcuts. This hour, TED speakers search for meaningful ways to reduce stress, gain confidence, and connect.
Priya Parker: How Can We Create More Meaning In Our Gatherings?
Sabine Doebel: How Can We Make Better Decisions To Help Us Live Better Lives?
Brittany Packnett: What Are Meaningful Ways To Help Build Your Confidence?
Nilofer Merchant: What's The One Workplace Hack That Can Improve Your Health?
Kelly McGonigal: Can We Reframe The Way We Think About Stress?
We're living in a time of intense ideological division, and it often feels impossible to bridge the gap. But can we afford not to? This hour, TED speakers explore how to communicate across the divide.
The TED Radio Hour: Dialogue And Exchange
Megan Phelps-Roper: If You're Raised To Hate, Can You Reverse It?
Robb Willer: How Do We Bridge The Political Divide?
Jonas Gahr Støre: As A Rule, Should Diplomats Talk To Everyone?
Celeste Headlee: How Can We Have Civil Conversations With The Other Side?
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks: Does Our Future Depend On More Dialogue?
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?