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One year, 81,000 stories: StoryCorps celebrates the anniversary of its app

Teenagers. They’re not exactly known for their listening skills. But over Thanksgiving weekend of 2015, high school students across the...

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Dear TEDsters … a note on the first anniversary of my talk

One year ago today, at TED2015, Monica Lewinsky gave a powerful talk about bullying, shaming and becoming a more empathetic...

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A TED speaker coach shares 11 tips for right before you go on stage

The weekend before a TED conference, each speaker rehearses their talk in the TED theater. It’s a chance for...

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How Roman Mars fought the instinct to give the big, grand, sweeping TED Talk — and gave the talk he wanted

Roman Mars had two ideas for his TED Talk: the talk he thought he should give and the talk he...

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A picture that rendered me speechless, snapped at TED2015

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. This picture was worth all the words I had — it rendered...

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Ideas from TED2015
Is empathy overrated?

While it can result in tremendous good, empathy is also narrow, biased and surprisingly insensitive, suggests psychology professor Paul Bloom. <...

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How technology has transformed how we connect — and reject — in the digital age

We have more romantic choices than ever before -- and much more uncertainty. Psychotherapist and relationship therapist Esther Perel surveys...

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Gallery: The many faces of life in Pakistan

Photographer Danial Shah wants to show the world a view of his country that is rarely seen in news stories:...

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The genius of frugal innovation

Human creativity is a natural, infinitely renewable resource -- and it’s coming up with smart, cheap solutions to people’...

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Let’s appreciate the humble fly

We wouldn’t have chocolate without flies, and seven other reasons to respect and protect these bugs that bug us,...

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