Engineering

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

Video playlists about Engineering

Talks by brilliant women in STEM

11 talks • 2h 30m
These women are trailblazers inspiring a new generation of girls to follow their lead and change the ratio in STEM (science, math, engineering and tech).

Things that build themselves

4 talks • 36:03
If you build it, they will come... But what happens when robots, buildings and other marvels can build themselves? These talks explore this (increasingly real) reality.

Exclusive articles about Engineering

Book excerpt: How we’ll live on Mars

Stephen Petranek makes the case that humans will live on Mars in the not-too-distant future. He explains how and when this might happen — and what risks those who head there fir...

Baratunde Thurston: Blow minds, teach STEM

So, you might know me. I ran the digital side of The Onion for a long time; I’m the author of How to Be Black. People call me to do things like host White House events on innova...
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TED Books

Super Cells: Building With Biology

by Nina Tandon and Mitchell Joachim
An eye-popping tour of the medical, mechanical and artistic inventions being created with nature's elemental building block, the cell.
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