TED Radio Hour
Exploring the biggest questions of our time with the help of the world's greatest thinkers. Host Manoush Zomorodi inspires us to learn more about the world, our communities, and most importantly, ourselves.
Listen Again: Warped Reality
Friday 07 May 2021
: Original broadcast date: October 30, 2020. False information on the internet makes it harder and harder to know what's true, and the...
Friday 30 April 2021
: Migration is a part of everyone's history. This hour, TED speakers explore ideas about places we call home — and how these experiences...
Nora McInerny: Life's Rough Edges
Friday 23 April 2021
: When experiencing grief or hardship, how can we move forward? This hour, writer Nora McInerny shares ideas on navigating the most difficult...
Listen Again: A Century Of Money
Friday 16 April 2021
: Original broadcast date: December 11, 2020. Recessions, depressions, bubbles, and blue skies — our economy has a history of soaring and...
Bonus Episode: ZigZag - The Pulse
Wednesday 14 April 2021
: In our latest TED Radio Hour episode, we explored ways to revitalize ourselves... especially when we feel exhausted. In this bonus follow-up...
Friday 09 April 2021
: After an exhausting year for everyone, how can we bring what's been dormant back to life? This hour, TED speakers explore ways to revitalize...
Listen Again: The Life Cycles Of Cities
Friday 02 April 2021
: Original broadcast date: November 13, 2020. Cities are never static; they can transform in months, years, or centuries. This hour, TED...
Listen Again - Baratunde Thurston: How To Citizen
Friday 26 March 2021
: Original broadcast date: December 4, 2020. Last year's election saw historic voter turnout. But in a divided democracy, how else can we...
Through The Looking Glass
Friday 19 March 2021
: Our senses can only take us so far in understanding the world. But with the right tools, we can dig deeper. This hour, TED speakers take us...
Listen Again: Sound And Silence
Friday 12 March 2021
: Original broadcast date: October 16, 2020. Sound surrounds us, from cacophony even to silence. But depending on how we hear, the world can...
Life Stages Of The Brain
Friday 05 March 2021
: In each stage of life, our brains morph and change. This hour, TED speakers explore pivotal chapters where the brain can either flourish or...
Black History ... And The Future
Friday 26 February 2021
: Black History Month is a time to remember and reflect on Black heritage. This hour features powerful conversations from past episodes on how...
The Gratitude Chain: A.J. Jacobs
Friday 19 February 2021
: When A.J. Jacobs set out to thank everyone who made his morning cup of coffee, he realized the chain of thank-yous was endless. This hour,...
Listen Again — Esther Perel: Building Resilient Relationships
Friday 12 February 2021
: Original broadcast date: September 11, 2020. How do we build more trusting and empathetic relationships, even during a crisis? This hour,...
Friday 05 February 2021
: We live in an era of instant gratification. But some things — to reach their full potential — simply cannot be rushed. This hour, TED...
Listen Again: Our Relationship With Water
Friday 29 January 2021
: Original broadcast date: August 7, 2020. We need water to live. But with rising seas and so many lacking clean water — water is in crisis...
TED's Idea Search: Cloe Shasha Brooks
Friday 22 January 2021
: Anyone from anywhere can give a TED Talk. This hour, we're joined by curator Cloe Shasha Brooks, who leads a massive search each year to...
Friday 15 January 2021
: Breathing is essential to life. And lately, the safety of the air we inhale, or the need to pause and take a deep breath, is on our minds a...
Listen Again: School Of Life
Friday 08 January 2021
: Original broadcast date: October 20, 2020. Right now, many kids aren't in their classrooms — but there is so much to learn outside of...
Bonus Episode: Stacey Abrams
Wednesday 06 January 2021
: The runoff Senate elections in the state of Georgia have been big news, and a driving force behind the scenes for Democrats is Stacey...
Listen Again: Finding Another Way
Friday 01 January 2021
: Conflict is a part of life. But in a polarized world, reaching resolution is harder than ever. This hour, TED speakers explore creative and...
Listen Again — Debbie Millman: Designing Our Lives
Friday 25 December 2020
: From prehistoric cave art to today's social media feeds, to design is to be human. This hour, designer Debbie Millman guides us through a...
Making Sense Of 2020
Friday 18 December 2020
: 2020 is finally coming to an end. This hour, we look back at moments, talks, and big ideas from past episodes that helped us make sense of...
A Century Of Money
Friday 11 December 2020
: Recessions, depressions, bubbles, and blue skies — our economy has a history of soaring and plummeting. This hour, TED speakers look to...
Friday 04 December 2020
: This year's election saw historic voter turnout. But in a divided democracy, how else can we commit to our civic duties? This hour,...