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

Video playlists about Death

New ways to think about death

10 talks • 1h 47m
Death is a topic that is relevant to us all, and yet it simply isn’t pleasant to talk about. These speakers offer subtle reframes to help us face this fact of life more thoughtfully and with greater compassion.

Talks about Death

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Exclusive articles about Death

How to prepare for a good death

Wise words and solid advice from BJ Miller, who thinks deeply about the end of life as head of the Zen Hospice Project. Death is an uncomfortable topic. Although we’re well-acqu...

How to answer the question: “Am I dying?”

Matthew O’Reilly is an emergency medical technician in New York. He knows what it’s like to be asked by a patient, “Am I dying?” — and what to do when the answer is, “Yes.” A cr...
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