Sports

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

Video playlists about Sports

To boldly go ...

11 talks • 2h 38m
Ski to the North Pole. Row across the Pacific. Swim on Mt. Everest(!). These adventurers have pushed themselves to the limits of human endurance, and in these talks they share what they've learned about themselves and the planet.

Calling all sports fans

13 talks • 3h 15m
Whether you love to swim, run, ski, shoot hoops or play cricket, these talks will make you wish you had a foam finger to hoist in the air.

Super nerdy talks about sports

3 talks • 36:12
You love sports stats and rewatch classic games for the nuance. These talks on the math, science and evolution of sports are for you.

Extreme sports

8 talks • 1h 44m
Amazing, inspiring feats of daring and determination that will bring you everywhere from the high skies to the deep sea.

Talks about Sports

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Exclusive articles about Sports

5 must-reads on sports history and science

In 1936 Jesse Owens broke the world record for the 100-meter dash in a mind-boggling 10.3 seconds. Yet had he raced in the 2013 World Championships, he would have had another 4 ...

Hacktivism at the World Cup

Hacking is a term that prompts intense emotions, as we’ve seen in recent years with the likes of Kevin Mitnick, Evgeniy Bogachev and Sabu. But one thing’s clear: hackers can dra...
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