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5 TED Radio Hour episodes that explore what it’s like to be human

TED Radio Hour started in 2013, and while I’ve only been working on the show for about a year, it’s one of my favorite...

Sneak preview lineup unveiled for Africa’s next TED Conference

On August 27, an extraordinary group of people will gather in Arusha, Tanzania, for TEDGlobal 2017, a four-day TED Conference for “those with a...

Two surprising strategies for effective innovation

Picture this: Three kids are given a LEGO set with the pieces to build a fire department. All of them want to build as...

Listen in on couples therapy with Esther Perel, Tabby’s star dims again, and more

Behold, your recap of TED-related news: The truth about couples. Ever wonder what goes on in couples therapy? You may want to tune in to...

Meet the TEDGlobal 2017 Fellows

Meet the class of TEDGlobal 2017 Fellows! Representing 18 countries — including, for the first time in our program, Somalia, Uruguay and Zimbabwe —...

TED Prize winner Sarah Parcak unearths ancient mysteries on “60 Minutes”

What’s the best way to find something lost on the ground, like a historical site from a civilization lost to time? For archaeologist Sarah...

Filmmaker Jen Brea gets a Sundance fellowship, Pamela Ronald makes the case for engineered...

Behold, your recap of TED-related news: A new Sundance grant helps indie films get seen. Making a film is hard enough — but getting the...

We asked 3 experts: How will AI change our lives in the near future?

Imagine a world where your car drives itself, your fridge does the grocery shopping, and robots work alongside you. Rapid advances in artificial intelligence...

In memory of Benjamin Barber

Benjamin Barber spoke at TED Global 2013. Photo by James Duncan Davidson. Nation states are failing miserably on some of the more urgent global challenges...

A celebrated building turns 50…and other TED news

Behold, your recap of TED-related news: Habitat turns 50! First conceptualized in 1961 as part of architect Moshe Safdie’s thesis at McGill University, Habitat 67...