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These TED Talks, covering every topic under the sun, have one thing in common: They're laugh-out-loud funny.

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A spoonful of sugar …

One afternoon, many years ago, our physics teacher interrupted the class to make us all stand on chairs. Kid One got to put his finger in the middle of this weird-looking, whirr...

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Did you know?

10 talks • 48:52
A delightfully useful collection of short explanations, how-tos and amusing trivia. Each of them is well worth the 3-6 minutes.

Toys!

12 talks • 2h 09m
What’s more fun than a barrel of monkeys? These talks, which offer unique insights on the things we play with—from teddy bears to Legos to yo-yos.

Charming talks for a boost on a bad day

5 talks • 50:40
Bad days happen to good people. Here are talks guaranteed to help cheer you up.

Brandon Boyd: 9 eye-opening talks

9 talks • 2h 29m
Brandon Boyd, lead singer of Incubus, says, "I hope to one day perform live music on the moon. Perhaps if all goes according to plan, we can make a TED Talk out of it!" We eagerly await this event. Until then, here are his favorite talks.
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