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A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of Science.
Video playlists about Science
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.
The pursuit of curiosity and understanding
Curious about the world? These fascinating talks will encourage you to seek and experience the endless delight and intrigue it offers. (Curated in partnership with the Qatar Foundation.)
Staying in? Geek out
A fun, nerdy collection of thought-provoking talks perfect for days when you want to sit back, relax and spend time indoors.
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Talks about Science
Why healthy bones are about so much more than milk
3 minutes 35 seconds
Susan M. Reverby
Ugly History: The US syphilis experiment
5 minutes 7 seconds
How your body could become its own diagnostic lab
5 minutes 19 seconds
Nina G. Jablonski
Why do we have hair in such random places?
4 minutes 3 seconds
What really happens to your body during menopause
5 minutes 2 seconds
Why you shouldn't worry about pooping once a day
4 minutes 11 seconds
How dirt bikes and STEM ignite ingenuity in Baltimore
5 minutes 56 seconds
Philip Renaud and Kenneth Kostel
Could you survive the real Twilight Zone?
4 minutes 25 seconds
The woman who stared at the sun
4 minutes 59 seconds
The death of the universe -- and what it means for life
6 minutes 24 seconds
The search for microscopic aliens
5 minutes 38 seconds
Why you don't need 8 glasses of water a day
4 minutes 21 seconds
Can you be awake and asleep at the same time?
5 minutes 2 seconds
TED Audio Collective
Introducing Body Stuff with Dr. Jen Gunter
2 minutes 10 seconds
How COVID-19 transformed the future of medicine
14 minutes 52 seconds
Sara C. Mednick
How long should your naps be?
4 minutes 43 seconds
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