Communication

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of communication.

Exclusive articles about Communication

The scent of a female

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Video playlists about Communication

Our digital lives

12 talks • 1h 57m
Our hyper-connected lives have been rewired for the digital age. These talks explore how the Internet and social media are shaping our relationships, personal lives and sense of self.

Spoken-word fireworks

9 talks • 2h 03m
Brave and beautiful expressions from some of the world's most talented spoken-word performers, who weave stories in words and gestures.

Listen up

8 talks • 2h 01m
Talks on the importance of listening, and how to do it much better.

Words, words, words

14 talks • 3h 01m
As Wittgenstein wrote, "The limits of my language mean the limits of my world." Watch talks by linguists, data analysts and word nerds who explore the all-encompassing power of language.
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Talks about Communication

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TRH: Communication

Episode: Spoken & Unspoken

We communicate with each other in all sorts of ways, spoken and unspoken. But can words actually change human behavior, even alter the course of history? In this hour, TED speakers reflect on how our words and methods of communication affect us, more than you might expect. Listen now