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TED Talks Daily

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Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.

  1. 1.
    Sexual assault, shame and teaching kids to ask for help | Kristin Jones10/24/2020
    13:52
  2. 2.
    How to be a good ancestor | Roman Krznaric10/23/2020
    8:42
  3. 3.
    How to reduce the wealth gap between Black and white Americans | Kedra Newsom Reeves10/22/2020
    13:28
  4. 4.
    Apple's promise to be carbon neutral by 2030 | Lisa Jackson and Liz Ogbu10/21/2020
    5:45
  5. 5.
    How businesses can serve everyone, not just shareholders | Dame Vivian Hunt10/20/2020
    14:50
  6. 6.
    Amazon's climate pledge to be net-zero by 2040 | Dave Clark and Kara Hurst10/19/2020
    6:01
  7. 7.
    The race to a zero-emission world starts now | António Guterres10/18/2020
    6:06
  8. 8.
    The global movement to restore nature's biodiversity | Thomas Crowther10/17/2020
    16:47
  1. 9.
    Make your actions on climate reflect your words | Severn Cullis-Suzuki10/16/2020
    13:00
  2. 10.
    10 years to transform the future of humanity -- or destabilize the planet | Johan Rockström10/15/2020
    8:24
  3. 11.
    Europe's plan to become the first carbon-neutral continent | Ursula von der Leyen10/14/2020
    7:11
  4. 12.
    Climate justice can't happen without racial justice | David Lammy10/13/2020
    9:58
  5. 13.
    How cities are detoxing transportation | Monica Araya10/12/2020
    10:54
  6. 14.
    Our moral imperative to act on climate change -- and 3 steps we can take | His Holiness Pope Francis10/11/2020
    13:20
  7. 15.
    This decade calls for Earthshots to repair our planet | Prince William10/10/2020
    8:01
  8. 16.
    Climate Mindset | TED Radio Hour10/09/2020
    12:49
  9. 17.
    Civilization on the Moon -- and what it means for life on Earth | Jessy Kate Schingler10/08/2020
    12:13
  10. 18.
    What kids can teach adults about asking for help | YeYoon Kim10/07/2020
    9:01
  11. 19.
    We need to track the world's water like we track the weather | Sonaar Luthra10/06/2020
    13:25
  12. 20.
    Gerrymandering: How drawing jagged lines can impact an election | Christina Greer10/05/2020
    4:07
  13. 21.
    Racism thrives on silence -- speak up! | Dexter Dias10/02/2020
    20:31
  14. 22.
    Can seaweed help curb global warming? | Tim Flannery10/01/2020
    13:09
  15. 23.
    The lie that invented racism | John Biewen09/30/2020
    18:53
  16. 24.
    A global movement to solve global problems | Colombe Cahen-Salvador09/29/2020
    10:28
  17. 25.
    The ancient, earth-friendly wisdom of Mongolian nomads | Khulan Batkhuyag09/28/2020
    11:50
  18. 26.
    3 secrets to Netflix's success | Reed Hastings09/25/2020
    30:21
  19. 27.
    Why we must confront the painful parts of US history | Hasan Kwame Jeffries09/24/2020
    13:35
  20. 28.
    How do US Supreme Court justices get appointed? | Peter Paccone09/23/2020
    5:42
  21. 29.
    The psychological traits that shape your political beliefs | Dannagal G. Young09/22/2020
    9:32
  22. 30.
    If you adults won't save the world, we will | Xiye Bastida09/21/2020
    8:36
  23. 31.
    Does your vote count? The Electoral College explained | Christina Greer09/18/2020
    6:32
  24. 32.
    Why you should define your fears instead of your goals | Tim Ferriss09/17/2020
    14:25
  25. 33.
    Why do we blame individuals for economic crises? | Liene Ozoliņa09/16/2020
    14:58
  26. 34.
    You shouldn't have to choose between filling your prescriptions and paying bills | Kiah Williams09/15/2020
    8:27
  27. 35.
    The psychology of inequality and political division | Keith Payne09/14/2020
    12:33
  28. 36.
    How to win an argument (at the US Supreme Court, or anywhere) | Neal Katyal09/11/2020
    16:44
  29. 37.
    A lesson in turning adversaries into allies | Leah Garcés09/10/2020
    13:45
  30. 38.
    What it takes to make change | Jacqueline Novogratz09/09/2020
    16:00
  31. 39.
    Dear Facebook, this is how you're breaking democracy | Yaël Eisenstat09/08/2020
    14:32
  32. 40.
    The new political story that could change everything | George Monbiot09/07/2020
    16:59
  33. 41.
    4 steps to ending extreme poverty | Shameran Abed09/04/2020
    7:39
  34. 42.
    How do daily habits lead to political violence? | Christiane-Marie Abu Sarah09/03/2020
    16:10
  35. 43.
    Dignity isn't a privilege. It's a worker's right | Abigail Disney09/02/2020
    12:20
  36. 44.
    Why specializing early doesn't always mean career success | David Epstein09/01/2020
    13:31
  37. 45.
    How to build your confidence -- and spark it in others | Brittany Packnett08/31/2020
    14:19
  38. 46.
    What Saturn's most mysterious moon could teach us about the origins of life | Elizabeth "Zibi" Turtle08/28/2020
    7:52
  39. 47.
    Do schools kill creativity? | Sir Ken Robinson08/27/2020
    18:25
  40. 48.
    What it means to be intersex | Susannah Temko08/26/2020
    14:35
  41. 49.
    The tyranny of merit | Michael Sandel08/25/2020
    9:11
  42. 50.
    How animals and plants are evolving in cities | Menno Schilthuizen08/24/2020
    12:38
  43. 51.
    Why we must stop dancing to the sound of our own oppression | Madame Gandhi08/21/2020
    6:25
  44. 52.
    Big data, small farms and a tale of two tomatoes | Erin Baumgartner08/20/2020
    15:22
  45. 53.
    Grief and love in the animal kingdom | Barbara J. King08/19/2020
    14:37
  46. 54.
    How to use family dinner to teach politics | Hajer Sharief08/18/2020
    11:57
  47. 55.
    Can we call it a "world map" if it's missing a billion people? | Rebecca Firth08/17/2020
    10:30
  48. 56.
    Love letters to strangers | Hannah Brencher08/14/2020
    5:08
  49. 57.
    When is a pandemic over? | Alex Rosenthal08/13/2020
    6:12
  50. 58.
    What silence can teach you about sound | Dallas Taylor08/12/2020
    10:48
  51. 59.
    3 questions to ask yourself about US citizenship | Jose Antonio Vargas08/11/2020
    9:13
  52. 60.
    Let's scan the whole planet with LiDAR | Chris Fisher08/10/2020
    13:34
  53. 61.
    How every movie trailer gets made | Twenty Thousand Hertz08/07/2020
    22:23
  54. 62.
    The difference between healthy and unhealthy love | Katie Hood08/06/2020
    11:12
  55. 63.
    The secrets of learning a new language | Lýdia Machová08/05/2020
    12:29
  56. 64.
    How to raise a black son in America | Clint Smith08/04/2020
    6:35
  57. 65.
    A stock market for social justice | ZigZag08/03/2020
    39:43
  58. 66.
    Rewriting the script(ure) | Pindrop07/31/2020
    49:04
  59. 67.
    How your brain's executive function works -- and how to improve it | Sabine Doebel07/30/2020
    8:22
  60. 68.
    How to overcome our biases? Walk boldly toward them | Vernā Myers07/29/2020
    18:06
  61. 69.
    How shocking events can spark positive change | Naomi Klein07/28/2020
    16:56
  62. 70.
    The secret soundtrack of the sea | TEDx SHORTS07/27/2020
    8:31
  63. 71.
    The fight for civil rights and freedom | John Lewis and Bryan Stevenson07/24/2020
    24:06
  64. 72.
    Can light stop the coronavirus? | David Brenner07/24/2020
    20:25
  65. 73.
    Give yourself permission to be creative | Ethan Hawke07/23/2020
    8:51
  66. 74.
    How love can help repair social inequality | Chloé Valdary07/22/2020
    17:59
  67. 75.
    5 needs that any COVID-19 response should meet | Kwame Owusu-Kesse07/21/2020
    6:59
  68. 76.
    A call to end the media coverage mass shooters want | Tom Teves07/20/2020
    14:52
  69. 77.
    How city mayors are taking action on climate change | Eric Garcetti07/19/2020
    17:01
  70. 78.
    Activism, changemakers and hope for the future | Malala Yousafzai07/18/2020
    28:02
  71. 79.
    Want a more just world? Be an unlikely ally | Nita Mosby Tyler07/17/2020
    11:19
  72. 80.
    What if you could help decide how the government spends public funds? | Shari Davis07/16/2020
    11:29
  73. 81.
    The invisible life hidden beneath Antarctica's ice | Ariel Waldman07/15/2020
    6:52
  74. 82.
    A blueprint for reparations in the US | William "Sandy" Darity07/14/2020
    31:52
  75. 83.
    What happens when biology becomes technology? | Christina Agapakis07/13/2020
    11:54
  76. 84.
    "You Have the Rite" | Marc Bamuthi Joseph07/10/2020
    7:58
  77. 85.
    Every day you live, you impact the planet | Jane Goodall07/09/2020
    26:07
  78. 86.
    A friendly, autonomous robot that delivers your food | Ali Kashani07/08/2020
    9:37
  79. 87.
    How the pandemic will shape the near future | Bill Gates07/07/2020
    23:21
  80. 88.
    Africa is a sleeping giant -- I'm trying to wake it up | Adeola Fayehun07/06/2020
    7:54
  81. 89.
    The new urgency of climate change | Al Gore07/03/2020
    42:54
  82. 90.
    Scenes from a Black trans life | D-L Stewart07/02/2020
    16:09
  83. 91.
    What foods did your ancestors love? | Aparna Pallavi07/01/2020
    15:38
  84. 92.
    Stop being a bystander in your own life | Tracy Edwards06/30/2020
    11:37
  85. 93.
    3 ways we can redesign cities for equity and inclusion | Vishaan Chakrabarti06/29/2020
    19:08
  86. 94.
    The case to infect volunteers with COVID-19 to accelerate vaccine testing | Nir Eyal06/27/2020
    16:29
  87. 95.
    How women will lead us to freedom, justice and peace | H.E. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf06/26/2020
    15:05
  88. 96.
    How Dolly Parton led me to an epiphany | Jad Abumrad06/25/2020
    14:37
  89. 97.
    How to support and celebrate living artists | Swizz Beatz06/24/2020
    9:39
  90. 98.
    Why is colonialism (still) romanticized? | Farish Ahmad-Noor06/23/2020
    12:47
  91. 99.
    How to deconstruct racism, one headline at a time | Baratunde Thurston06/22/2020
    18:08
  92. 100.
    How racial bias works -- and how to disrupt it | Jennifer L. Eberhardt06/18/2020
    16:24
  93. 101.
    Hunting for dinosaurs showed me our place in the universe | Kenneth Lacovara06/17/2020
    15:56
  94. 102.
    My secret to staying focused under pressure | Russell Wilson06/16/2020
    7:22
  95. 103.
    3 secrets of resilient people | Lucy Hone06/15/2020
    17:04
  96. 104.
    The difference between being "not racist" and antiracist | Ibram X. Kendi06/13/2020
    51:47
  97. 105.
    How drawing can set you free | Shantell Martin06/12/2020
    8:09
  98. 106.
    What tech companies know about your kids | Veronica Barassi06/11/2020
    12:50
  99. 107.
    Introducing Pindrop: Bangkok | Pindrop06/11/2020
    29:12
  100. 108.
    How to turn your dissatisfaction into action | Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr06/10/2020
    12:54
  101. 109.
    We need to green the economy while restarting it | Nigel Topping06/09/2020
    21:50
  102. 110.
    5 steps to remove yourself from drama at work | Anastasia Penright06/08/2020
    14:55
  103. 111.
    The path to ending systemic racism in the US | Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff, Rashad Robinson, Dr. Bernice King, Anthony D. Romero06/05/2020
    36:07
  104. 112.
    Part 2: The path to ending systemic racism in the US | Dr. Phillip Atiba Goff, Rashad Robinson, Dr. Bernice King, Anthony D. Romero06/05/2020
    29:17
  105. 113.
    How to support witnesses of harassment and build healthier workplaces | Julia Shaw06/04/2020
    12:02
  106. 114.
    The urgency of intersectionality | Kimberlé Crenshaw06/03/2020
    19:15
  107. 115.
    The true cost of financial dependence | Estelle Gibson06/01/2020
    8:59
  108. 116.
    My story of love and loss as a transracial adoptee | Sara Jones05/30/2020
    13:11
  109. 117.
    Let's make the world wild again | Kristine Tompkins05/29/2020
    17:18
  110. 118.
    Autofocusing reading glasses of the future | Nitish Padmanaban05/28/2020
    7:19
  111. 119.
    The secret weapon against pandemics | Georges C. Benjamin05/27/2020
    22:11
  112. 120.
    A COVID-19 "exit" strategy to end lockdown and reopen the economy | Uri Alon05/26/2020
    12:52
  113. 121.
    10 ways to have a better conversation | Celeste Headlee05/25/2020
    12:09
  114. 122.
    How the US can address the tragedy of veteran suicide | Charles P. Smith05/22/2020
    9:57
  115. 123.
    The real reason you procrastinate | WorkLife with Adam Grant05/21/2020
    36:43
  116. 124.
    Are we interrupting the kinky sex lives of fish? | Marah J. Hardt05/20/2020
    12:47
  117. 125.
    Can we edit memories? | Amy Milton05/19/2020
    16:38
  118. 126.
    To overcome challenges, stop comparing yourself to others | Dean Furness05/18/2020
    13:17
  119. 127.
    Why students should have mental health days | Hailey Hardcastle05/15/2020
    8:29
  120. 128.
    An ER doctor on triaging your "crazy busy" life | Darria Long05/13/2020
    12:30
  121. 129.
    The US is addicted to incarceration. Here's how to break the cycle | Robin Steinberg and Manoush Zomorodi05/12/2020
    18:08
  122. 130.
    A virus detection network to stop the next pandemic | Pardis Sabeti and Christian Happi05/11/2020
    6:05
  123. 131.
    The mental health benefits of storytelling for health care workers | Laurel Braitman05/09/2020
    11:27
  124. 132.
    How American and Chinese values shaped the coronavirus response | Huang Hung05/08/2020
    13:26
  125. 133.
    What you need to know about face surveillance | Kade Crockford05/07/2020
    13:05
  126. 134.
    The cost of work stress -- and how to reduce it | Rob Cooke05/06/2020
    11:42
  127. 135.
    How we're using AI to discover new antibiotics | Jim Collins05/05/2020
    7:49
  128. 136.
    The anti-CEO playbook | Hamdi Ulukaya05/04/2020
    18:23
  129. 137.
    How boredom can lead to your most brilliant ideas | Manoush Zomorodi05/01/2020
    17:54
  130. 138.
    Who are you, really? The puzzle of personality | Brian Little04/30/2020
    16:14
  131. 139.
    How to overcome apathy and find your power | Dolores Huerta04/29/2020
    14:21
  132. 140.
    The injustice of "policing for profit" -- and how to end it | Dick M. Carpenter II04/28/2020
    13:52
  133. 141.
    A global pandemic calls for global solutions | Larry Brilliant04/24/2020
    17:03
  134. 142.
    How to shift your mindset and choose your future | Tom Rivett-Carnac04/23/2020
    17:49
  135. 143.
    An ode to living on Earth | Oliver Jeffers04/22/2020
    11:51
  136. 144.
    What's missing from the American immigrant narrative | Elizabeth Camarillo Gutierrez04/21/2020
    11:38
  137. 145.
    An evolutionary perspective on human health and disease | Lara Durgavich04/20/2020
    15:55
  138. 146.
    How to co-parent as allies, not adversaries | Ebony Roberts and Shaka Senghor04/17/2020
    15:03
  139. 147.
    Racism has a cost for everyone | Heather C. McGhee04/16/2020
    14:41
  140. 148.
    Regain control in an unpredictable world | Checking In with Susan David04/15/2020
    15:08
  141. 149.
    A history of Indigenous languages -- and how to revitalize them | Lindsay Morcom04/14/2020
    13:45
  142. 150.
    Why sleep matters now more than ever | Matt Walker04/13/2020
    27:25
  143. 151.
    A monkey economy as irrational as ours | Laurie Santos04/10/2020
    20:13
  144. 152.
    An ethical plan for ending the pandemic and restarting the economy | Danielle Allen04/09/2020
    24:51
  145. 153.
    How understanding divorce can help your marriage | Jeannie Suk Gersen04/08/2020
    11:27
  146. 154.
    It's OK to feel overwhelmed. Here's what to do next | Elizabeth Gilbert04/07/2020
    27:30
  147. 155.
    In uncertain times, think like a mother | Yifat Susskind04/06/2020
    11:02
  148. 156.
    The intangible effects of walls | Alexandra Auer04/03/2020
    11:51
  149. 157.
    Simple, effective tech to connect communities in crisis | Johanna Figueira03/31/2020
    10:01
  150. 158.
    How forgiveness can create a more just legal system | Martha Minow03/30/2020
    15:12
  151. 159.
    What the world can learn from China's response to the coronavirus | Gary Liu03/27/2020
    59:21
  152. 160.
    2 questions to uncover your passion -- and turn it into a career | Noeline Kirabo03/26/2020
    12:03
  153. 161.
    How we must respond to the coronavirus pandemic | Bill Gates03/25/2020
    52:13
  154. 162.
    How to be your best self in times of crisis | Susan David03/25/2020
    47:02
  155. 163.
    Go ahead, dream about the future | Charlie Jane Anders03/20/2020
    12:34
  156. 164.
    How repaying loans with social service transforms communities | Angie Murimirwa03/19/2020
    11:28
  157. 165.
    Without farmers, you'd be hungry, naked and sober | Eric Sannerud03/18/2020
    8:49
  158. 166.
    A fascinating time capsule of human feelings toward AI | Lucy Farey-Jones03/17/2020
    6:06
  159. 167.
    A campaign for period positivity | Ananya Grover03/16/2020
    9:09
  160. 168.
    How we could change the planet's climate future | David Wallace-Wells03/13/2020
    11:56
  161. 169.
    Why it's so hard to talk about the N-word | Elizabeth Stordeur Pryor03/12/2020
    19:28
  162. 170.
    How menopause affects the brain | Lisa Mosconi03/10/2020
    12:21
  163. 171.
    The gender-fluid history of the Philippines | France Villarta03/09/2020
    11:32
  164. 172.
    What investigating neural pathways can reveal about mental health | Kay M. Tye03/05/2020
    12:22
  165. 173.
    How a miniaturized atomic clock could revolutionize space exploration | Jill Seubert03/05/2020
    11:20
  166. 174.
    When local news dies, so does democracy | Chuck Plunkett03/03/2020
    11:52
  167. 175.
    How to turn climate anxiety into action | Renée Lertzman03/02/2020
    14:01
  168. 176.
    What you need to know about stalkerware | Eva Galperin02/28/2020
    12:36
  169. 177.
    How bumble bees inspired a network of tiny museums | Amanda Schochet02/27/2020
    11:13
  170. 178.
    3 ways to uproot a culture of corruption | Wanjira Mathai02/26/2020
    10:48
  171. 179.
    How technology has changed what it's like to be deaf | Rebecca Knill02/26/2020
    14:02
  172. 180.
    How to design gender bias out of your workplace | Sara Sanford02/25/2020
    13:30
  173. 181.
    Management lessons from Chinese business and philosophy | Fang Ruan02/25/2020
    11:37
  174. 182.
    What if a single human right could change the world? | Kristen Wenz02/24/2020
    8:57
  175. 183.
    A love story about the power of art as organizing | Aja Monet and phillip agnew02/21/2020
    11:56
  176. 184.
    Why you should get paid for your data | Jennifer Zhu Scott02/20/2020
    14:30
  177. 185.
    How to disagree productively and find common ground | Julia Dhar02/17/2020
    15:04
  178. 186.
    How teachers can help students navigate trauma | Lisa Godwin02/13/2020
    15:20
  179. 187.
    How online marketplaces can help local economies, not hurt them | Amane Dannouni02/11/2020
    12:31
  180. 188.
    How to find the person who can help you get ahead at work | Carla Harris02/10/2020
    13:28
  181. 189.
    How bees can keep the peace between elephants and humans | Lucy King02/07/2020
    14:01
  182. 190.
    Why fascism is so tempting -- and how your data could power it | Yuval Noah Harari02/06/2020
    18:38
  183. 191.
    The science of friction -- and its surprising impact on our lives | Jennifer Vail02/05/2020
    11:50
  184. 192.
    Museums should honor the everyday, not just the extraordinary | Ariana Curtis02/04/2020
    12:22
  185. 193.
    The real story of Rosa Parks -- and why we need to confront myths about Black history | David Ikard02/03/2020
    17:58
  186. 194.
    A powerful way to unleash your natural creativity | Tim Harford01/31/2020
    18:27
  187. 195.
    The most important thing you can do to fight climate change: talk about it | Katharine Hayhoe01/30/2020
    17:17
  188. 196.
    How humans and AI can work together to create better businesses | Sylvain Duranton01/29/2020
    14:56
  189. 197.
    How the magic of kindness helped me survive the Holocaust | Werner Reich01/27/2020
    11:07
  190. 198.
    3 psychological tricks to help you save money | Wendy De La Rosa01/27/2020
    6:04
  191. 199.
    The unpaid work that GDP ignores -- and why it really counts | Marilyn Waring01/23/2020
    17:27
  192. 200.
    A personal health coach for those living with chronic diseases | Priscilla Pemu01/22/2020
    7:52

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