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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341 The untapped genius that could change science for the better | Jedidah Isler2017-12-28 16:00:00
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342 Strange answers to the psychopath test | Jon Ronson2017-12-27 16:00:00
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343 How to make hard choices | Ruth Chang2017-12-26 16:00:00
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344 What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger2017-12-25 16:00:00
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345 How frustration can make us more creative | Tim Harford2017-12-22 16:00:00
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346 "Good" and "bad" are incomplete stories we tell ourselves | Heather Lanier2017-12-21 20:38:36
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347 The next generation of African architects and designers | Christian Benimana2017-12-21 15:23:26
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348 A mother and son united by love and art | Deborah Willis and Hank Willis Thomas2017-12-20 15:49:40
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349 The power of citizen video to create undeniable truths | Yvette Alberdingk Thijm2017-12-19 20:53:46
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350 A vehicle built in Africa, for Africa | Joel Jackson2017-12-19 15:56:57
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351 The history of human emotions | Tiffany Watt Smith2017-12-18 21:04:16
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352 Want to get great at something? Get a coach | Atul Gawande2017-12-15 16:01:50
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353 How China is changing the future of shopping | Angela Wang2017-12-14 19:59:35
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354 A new weapon in the fight against superbugs | David Brenner2017-12-14 15:42:19
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A new weapon in the fight against superbugs | David Brenner

Since the widespread use of antibiotics began in the 1940s, we've tried to develop new drugs faster than bacteria can evolve -- but this strategy isn't working. Drug-resistant bacteria known as superbugs killed nearly 700,000 people last year, and by 2050 that number could be 10 million -- more than cancer kills each year. Can physics help? In a talk from the frontiers of science, radiation scientist David Brenner shares his work studying a potentially life-saving weapon: a wavelength of ultraviolet light known as far-UVC, which can kill superbugs safely, without penetrating our skin. Followed by a Q&A with TED Curator Chris Anderson.…read more

355 Success stories from Kenya's first makerspace | Kamau Gachigi2017-12-13 16:02:27
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356 Lessons from a solar storm chaser | Miho Janvier2017-12-12 20:52:55
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357 Free yourself from your filter bubbles | Joan Blades and John Gable2017-12-12 15:40:55
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358 Adventures of an interplanetary architect | Xavier De Kestelier2017-12-11 21:04:06
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359 How augmented reality could change the future of surgery | Nadine Hachach-Haram2017-12-08 16:03:42
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360 How urban agriculture is transforming Detroit | Devita Davison2017-12-07 20:56:19
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