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A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Science.
Video playlists about Science
The most popular TED Talks of 2021
What ideas captured people's attention and took off the quickest? Here are the talks that intrigued and inspired in 2021.
Harnessing the future of data
Mind-blowing tech is right around the corner -- and the data to power it is here and now. Get an awe-inspiring look at the future that awaits with visionaries already predicting, embracing and innovating on the potential of tomorrow. (Curated in partnership with NetApp)
The most popular talks of 2020
What ideas captured people's attention and took off the quickest in 2020? Here are the talks that intrigued and propelled us to the end of this world-shifting year.
A love letter to science
Dear science, where would we be without you? Enjoy these enthralling talks dedicated to the fun, funky and fascinating scientific world.
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Talks about Science
How does alcohol cause hangovers?
4 minutes 34 seconds
Grace Smith-Viduarre and Tim Wright
Why can parrots talk?
4 minutes 43 seconds
SpaceX's supersized Starship rocket -- and the future of galactic exploration
13 minutes 22 seconds
Luka Seamus Wright
These animals are also plants ... wait, what?
4 minutes 52 seconds
What is the rarest color in nature?
4 minutes 44 seconds
The brain science (and benefits) of ASMR
11 minutes 47 seconds
A brain implant that turns your thoughts into text
12 minutes 41 seconds
How does heart transplant surgery work?
4 minutes 54 seconds
Humanity's search for cosmic truth and poetic beauty
7 minutes 18 seconds
How ancient Arctic carbon threatens everyone on the planet
8 minutes 16 seconds
Melissa J. Moore
How mRNA medicine will change the world
18 minutes 3 seconds
John C. Mather
How the James Webb Space Telescope will unfold the universe
8 minutes 47 seconds
We can make COVID-19 the last pandemic
14 minutes 47 seconds
Why are cockroaches so hard to kill?
4 minutes 50 seconds
A future worth getting excited about
1 hour 6 minutes 27 seconds
We could kick-start life on another planet. Should we?
10 minutes 55 seconds
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