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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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641 What can we learn from shortcuts? | Tom Hulme2016-06-24 14:46:05
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642 Who are you, really? The puzzle of personality | Brian Little2016-06-23 15:05:37
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643 How to fix a broken education system ... without any more money | Seema Bansal2016-06-22 14:54:41
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644 Why genetic research must be more diverse | Keolu Fox2016-06-21 15:07:40
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Why genetic research must be more diverse | Keolu Fox

Ninety-six percent of genome studies are based on people of European descent. The rest of the world is virtually unrepresented -- and this is dangerous, says geneticist and TED Fellow Keolu Fox, because we react to drugs differently based on our genetic makeup. Fox is working to democratize genome sequencing, specifically by advocating for indigenous populations to get involved in research, with the goal of eliminating health disparities. "The research community needs to immerse itself in indigenous culture," he says, "or die trying."…read more

645 How better tech could protect us from distraction | Tristan Harris2016-06-17 15:13:22
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646 The birth of virtual reality as an art form | Chris Milk2016-06-16 20:00:55
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647 This scientist makes ears out of apples | Andrew Pelling2016-06-15 14:50:15
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648 The secret to effective nonviolent resistance | Jamila Raqib2016-06-14 15:22:06
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649 3 reasons why we can win the fight against poverty | Andrew Youn2016-06-13 15:18:47
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650 A highly scientific taxonomy of haters | Negin Farsad2016-06-10 15:22:49
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651 How college loans exploit students for profit | Sajay Samuel2016-06-09 15:17:02
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652 The Chinese zodiac, explained | ShaoLan Hsueh2016-06-08 14:55:35
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653 Every piece of art you've ever wanted to see -- up close and searchable | Amit Sood2016-06-07 15:01:43
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654 What's so sexy about math? | Cédric Villani2016-06-06 15:15:26
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655 The passing of time, caught in a single photo | Stephen Wilkes2016-06-03 14:51:37
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656 An entertainment icon on living a life of meaning | Norman Lear / Eric Hirshberg2016-06-02 15:05:29
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657 The real harm of the global arms trade | Samantha Nutt2016-06-01 15:10:18
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658 A smarter, more precise way to think about public health | Sue Desmond-Hellmann2016-05-31 15:08:32
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659 My journey from Marine to actor | Adam Driver / Jesse Perez / Matt Johnson2016-05-27 15:10:29
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660 How barbershops can keep men healthy | Joseph Ravenell2016-05-26 15:06:43
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