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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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Bill T. Jones and two TED Fellows create a work of art … in two days

Three artists. One five-minute performance. Less than 48 hours. No, this is not a math problem. It was the scenario presented...

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10 objects that inspired TED Prize wishes

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

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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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Ideas from TED2015
Gallery: The boiling river in the Amazon

When Andrés Ruzo was just a small boy, his grandfather in Peru told him a story with an odd...

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Why dirty money is far too easy to hide

Corrupt officials and criminal operators are brilliant at hiding their money and actions from public view. But there’s something...

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The surprising stories behind clever inventions

What drives invention? Sometimes, it’s back pain. Here's how to prime your own creativity to make something new.

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Are the Arctic ice caps rotting away?

A scary discovery from Arctic ice researcher David Barber -- that hints at wild weather to come.

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Want to eat well? Forget about willpower

We know surprisingly little about what we want to eat, and why. Researcher Brian Wansink has been leading thousands of...

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