Humor

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

Video playlists about Humor

A decade in review

10 talks • 2h 20m
Sayonara 2010s! Enjoy this look back on which popular TED Talks caught our attention from 2010 to 2019.

Talks for when you want to laugh and think

8 talks • 1h 59m
These hilarious talks won’t just make you laugh out loud -- they’ll make you think twice.

The funniest TED Talks

13 talks • 3h 3m
Great TED Talks illuminate an idea. Sometimes, they do it while making you laugh. These talks will bring a smile to your face. Please note: Vigorous debate ensued among our staff about which talks to include. So we hope you’ll find something for every sense of humor.

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.

Exclusive articles about Humor

Can you teach a computer to be funny?

Here’s one example of a machine-generated joke: “Why did the chicken cross the road? To see the punchline.” Learn about the work that scientists are doing to make AI more LOL. W...
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