TED Talks Daily

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Want TED Talks on the go? Every weekday, this feed brings you our latest talks in audio format. Hear thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable -- from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between -- given by the world's leading thinkers and doers. This collection of talks, given at TED and TEDx conferences around the globe, is also available in video format.

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TED Talks Daily

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241 How the arts help homeless youth heal and build | Malika Whitley2018-04-11 20:49:12
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242 How a team of chefs fed Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria | José Andrés2018-04-10 15:57:49
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243 The Standing Rock resistance and our fight for indigenous rights | Tara Houska2018-04-09 15:35:57
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244 How I use the drum to tell my story | Kasiva Mutua2018-04-06 14:32:40
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245 Should we create a solar shade to cool the earth? | Danny Hillis2018-04-05 14:48:27
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246 To eliminate waste, we need to rediscover thrift | Andrew Dent2018-04-04 14:58:59
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247 My $500 house in Detroit -- and the neighbors who helped me rebuild it | Drew Philp2018-04-03 19:57:07
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248 Math can help uncover cancer's secrets | Irina Kareva2018-04-03 14:58:35
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249 How we can teach computers to make sense of our emotions | Raphael Arar2018-04-02 14:59:03
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250 Our fight for disability rights -- and why we're not done yet | Judith Heumann2018-03-30 13:50:11
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251 Why I choose humanism over faith | Leo Igwe2018-03-29 19:42:47
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252 The role of faith and belief in modern Africa | Ndidi Nwuneli2018-03-29 14:53:59
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253 My descent into America's neo-Nazi movement -- and how I got out | Christian Picciolini2018-03-28 19:56:49
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254 Academic research is publicly funded -- why isn't it publicly available? | Erica Stone2018-03-28 15:00:07
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Academic research is publicly funded -- why isn't it publicly available? | Erica Stone

In the US, your taxes fund academic research at public universities. Why then do you need to pay expensive, for-profit journals for the results of that research? Erica Stone advocates for a new, open-access relationship between the public and scholars, making the case that academics should publish in more accessible media. "A functioning democracy requires that the public be well-educated and well-informed," Stone says. "Instead of research happening behind paywalls and bureaucracy, wouldn't it be better if it was unfolding right in front of us?"…read more

255 How fungi recognize (and infect) plants | Mennat El Ghalid2018-03-27 19:56:43
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256 How quantum physics can make encryption stronger | Vikram Sharma2018-03-27 14:58:41
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257 What if we paid doctors to keep people healthy? | Matthias Müllenbeck2018-03-26 14:47:14
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258 How to tame your wandering mind | Amishi Jha2018-03-23 15:08:08
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259 How to love criticism | WorkLife with Adam Grant2018-03-22 20:00:00
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260 The human stories behind mass incarceration | Eve Abrams2018-03-22 19:48:49
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