TED Podcasts

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Design Matters with Debbie Millman

Design Matters with Debbie Millman

Design Matters with Debbie Millman is one of the world’s very first podcasts. Broadcasting independently for over 15 years, the show is about how incredibly creative people design the arc of their lives.

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TED Business

TED Business

Whatever your business conundrum, there’s a TED Talk for that — whether you want to learn how to land that promotion, set smart goals, undo injustice at work, or unlock the next big innovation. Every Monday, host Modupe Akinola of Columbia Business School presents the most powerful and surprising ideas that illuminate the business world. After the talk, you'll get a mini-lesson from Modupe on how to apply the ideas in your own life — because business evolves every day, and our ideas about it should, too.

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Twenty Thousand Hertz

Twenty Thousand Hertz

A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.

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ZigZag

ZigZag

ZigZag is a business show about being human. Join this zig-zagging quest with Manoush Zomorodi (also the host of NPR’s TED Radio Hour) to discover new ways we can align our ambitions with systemic change that’s good for our fellow human beings.

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Checking In with Susan David

Checking In with Susan David

Fear, boredom, grief, confusion—we're all feeling... a lot right now. How do we cope with our heightened emotions during this global pandemic? Susan David—a psychologist at Harvard Medical School—is here to offer us strategies. This show is an urgent response to an urgent moment—a support system, toolkit, and understanding voice during a time of great uncertainty.

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TEDx Shorts

TEDx SHORTS

Start each day with short, eye-opening ideas from some of the world’s greatest TEDx speakers. Hosted by Atossa Leoni, TEDx SHORTS will give you the chance to immerse yourself in surprising knowledge, fresh perspectives, and moving stories from some of our most compelling talks. Less than 10 minutes a day, everyday.

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WorkLife with Adam Grant

WorkLife with Adam Grant

We spend a quarter of our lives at work, but too little time thinking about how to make it better. Organizational psychologist Adam Grant takes you inside unconventional workplaces to explore the ideas we can all use to make work more meaningful and creative.

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The TED Interview

The TED Interview

Head of TED Chris Anderson speaks with some of the world’s most interesting people to dig into the provocative and powerful ideas of our time.

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TED en Español podcast

TED en Español podcast

TED en Español is a weekly podcast devoted to great ideas delivered in Spanish, hosted by TED's own Gerry Garbulsky and featuring ideas from around the globe.

¿Cuál es la relación entre el amor y las matemáticas? ¿Cómo construye su identidad un inmigrante? ¿Nos reemplazará la inteligencia artificial en nuestros trabajos? ¿Pueden los emprendedores mejorar la educación y la salud de todos?

En el podcast de TED en Español te invitamos a hacernos este tipo de preguntas, a escuchar ideas provocadoras y a desarrollar nuevas maneras de pensar. Cada semana escucharemos una charla TED de los principales líderes y creadores del mundo. Con la guía de Gerry Garbulsky, el curador de TED en Español, exploramos el universo de ideas en nuestro idioma

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Sincerely, X

Sincerely, X

Stories shared on the TED stage are seen and heard by millions around the world. But some ideas can’t be shared in the open -- there are stories that are too risky, painful, or controversial. Sincerely, X provides a space to share powerful ideas anonymously. Stories that deserve to be heard, from people who remain hidden.

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TED Radio Hour

TED Radio Hour

TED Radio Hour investigates the biggest questions of our time with the help of the world's greatest thinkers. Can we preserve our humanity in the digital age? Where does creativity come from? And what's the secret to living longer? In each episode, host Manoush Zomorodi explores a big idea through a series of TED Talks and original interviews, inspiring us to learn more about the world, our communities, and most importantly, ourselves.

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TED Talks Daily

TED Talks Daily

Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable -- from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between -- given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.

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TED in Chinese

TED in Chinese

Highlighting ideas from the Chinese speaking regions, the TED in Chinese podcast features talks by top thinkers and doers who are exploring and creating new solutions to issues that matter to you and me and the future of the world.

《TED中文演讲》聚焦华语地区的创意,演讲人包括关注自身成长和精神世界的思考者,更有关注弱势群体和人类未来命运的探索者。

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Play TED Talks on audio on streaming devices

Google Home and Amazon Alexa

TED Talks Audio: Google Home and Amazon Alexa
Listen to TED Talks on your favorite audio or streaming device. Whether you’re a Google Home or Amazon Alexa user, you can now play the latest TED Talk.

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