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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721 The case for optimism on climate change | Al Gore2016-02-22 16:16:33
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722 What the discovery of gravitational waves means | Allan Adams2016-02-18 16:49:37
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723 My year of saying yes to everything | Shonda Rhimes2016-02-17 16:04:05
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724 The brain may be able to repair itself -- with help | Jocelyne Bloch2016-02-15 16:10:08
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725 The problem with race-based medicine | Dorothy Roberts2016-02-12 16:03:41
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726 The case for fish farming | Mike Velings2016-02-11 15:53:37
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727 Shape-shifting tech will change work as we know it | Sean Follmer2016-02-09 16:03:20
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728 Economic growth has stalled. Let's fix it | Dambisa Moyo2016-02-08 16:08:22
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729 Special Olympics let me be myself -- a champion | Matthew Williams2016-02-05 15:53:55
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730 How we'll fight the next deadly virus | Pardis Sabeti2016-02-04 16:10:14
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731 A simple way to break a bad habit | Judson Brewer2016-02-03 16:18:34
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732 A delightful way to teach kids about computers | Linda Liukas2016-02-01 16:08:57
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733 Our campaign to ban plastic bags in Bali | Melati and Isabel Wijsen2016-01-29 16:12:22
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734 A robot that runs and swims like a salamander | Auke Ijspeert2016-01-28 16:37:23
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735 Should you be able to patent a human gene? | Tania Simoncelli2016-01-27 15:35:20
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736 Glow-in-the-dark sharks and other stunning sea creatures | David Gruber2016-01-26 16:29:35
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737 Capitalism will eat democracy -- unless we speak up | Yanis Varoufakis2016-01-25 16:32:17
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Capitalism will eat democracy -- unless we speak up | Yanis Varoufakis

Have you wondered why politicians aren't what they used to be, why governments seem unable to solve real problems? Economist Yanis Varoufakis, the former Minister of Finance for Greece, says that it's because you can be in politics today but not be in power -- because real power now belongs to those who control the economy. He believes that the mega-rich and corporations are cannibalizing the political sphere, causing financial crisis. In this talk, hear his dream for a world in which capital and labor no longer struggle against each other, "one that is simultaneously libertarian, Marxist and Keynesian."…read more

738 The unheard story of the Sistine Chapel | Elizabeth Lev2016-01-22 16:26:35
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739 How I turned a deadly plant into a thriving business | Achenyo Idachaba2016-01-21 15:49:36
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740 How we can make crops survive without water | Jill Farrant2016-01-19 16:18:01
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