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10 objects that inspired a TED Prize wish

Dave Isay was shocked to learn he was in the running for the 2015 TED Prize. And yet, today his TED...

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5 tips for conducting an interview with someone you care about, using StoryCorps’ new app

Anybody with a smartphone can now be a part of the StoryCorps movement. As TED Prize Winner Dave Isay reveals...

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Reflections on TED2015: What people are saying around the web

With TED2015 wrapped, attendees, speakers and journalists alike are sharing their reflections on the experience. Below, some highlights: David Rothkopf...

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The TED2015 conference in 30 quotes

TED2015 featured more than 90 speakers, and more than 20 hours of talks. We turned our perceptions inside-out, saw some new technology,...

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The red TED letters go out to play: Building TED2015’s logo photobooth (now with tech details)

A funny thing happens at the end of every TED — after the show wraps, first one brave person, and then...

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Ideas from TED2015
Gallery: My desperate journey to find asylum in Australia

As a Hazara, Barat Ali Batoor faced violent oppression in his native Pakistan, so he sought asylum in Australia. His...

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We’re another small step closer to finding new Earth-like planets

Aerospace engineer Jeremy Kasdin explains how two new NASA reports hold promise for those hoping to detect habitable planets orbiting...

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Why I taught myself 20 languages — and what I learned about myself in the process

Timothy Doner started teaching himself to speak in other languages when he was 13, and was quickly hailed as a prodigy...

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How microbes define, shape — and might even heal us

In this excerpt from his TED Book, microbial researcher Rob Knight shares his -- and other scientists' -- work to...

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Can you guess someone’s political party based on their name? And other psych quizzes

Can you guess how well someone fights just by looking at his face? Psychologist Ben Ambridge uses quizzes, puzzles and...

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