Maps

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

Video playlists about Maps

Reimagining borders

9 talks • 2h 7m
Get to know our continuously interconnected world with talks that transcend our traditional understanding of boundaries and their limitations.

Adventures in mapping

12 talks • 2h 28m
Maps don't just tell you which street to turn left on. Maps convey information that shapes our lives, deepen our understanding of problems and our ability to create solutions, and whisk our imaginations to new lands. See what we mean, below.

Exclusive articles about Maps

Your guide to reading the world

Author Ann Morgan invites book lovers to follow her on a literary journey through 196 countries. “I’d always thought that I was well-traveled,” says writer Ann Morgan (TED Talk:...

The shortest paths to happiness. Literally

Figuring out how to walk quickly from A to B is easy. Just plug two addresses into your favorite map app, and off you go. But sometimes getting to a place as quickly as possible...
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