TEDtalks Episodes

2010, TV Show

TEDtalks episodes

Dec 31, 2013: Parul Sehgal; Amy Webb; Kelli Anderson; Andrew Fitzgerald
Dec 30, 2013: Shigeru Ban; Janette Sadik-Khan; Jeff Speck; Iwan Baan
Dec 29, 2013: Benjamin Barber; Michael Porter; Michael Sandel; Trita Parsi
Dec 27, 2013: Marla Spivak; George Monbiot; Denise Herzing; Rachel Sussman
Dec 26, 2013: James Lyne; Andrew McAfee; Danny Hillis; Chrystia Freeland
Nov 30, 2013: Russell Foster; Kelly McGonigal; Bruce Feiler; Tania Luna
Nov 22, 2013: Bob Mankoff; Chris Bliss; Patrick Chappatte; Liza Donnelly; Jok Church
Nov 21, 2013: P.W. Singer; Daniel Suarez; Raffaello D'andrea; Ralph Langner
Nov 20, 2013: Paul Pholeros; Juliana Rotich; Alastair Parvin; Alberto Cairo
Oct 06, 2013: Jack Andraka; Peter Attia; Eric Dishman; Joel Selanikio
Sep 08, 2013: Julie Taymor; Beardyman; Derek Paravicini + Adam Ockelford; Sleepy Man Banjo Boys
Sep 01, 2013: John Searle; Eleanor Longden; Thomas Insel; Steve Ramirez + Xu Liu
Aug 25, 2013: Sasha Dichter; Gavin Pretor-Pinney; Pico Iyer; Bernie Krause
Aug 18, 2013: Andrew Solomon; Shane Koyczan; iO Tillett Wright; Danielle De Niese
Aug 15, 2013: Charmian Gooch, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Tristram Stuart, Peter Eigen
Aug 04, 2013: Michael Archer; Hendrik Poinar; Dyan deNapoli; Peter Ward
Aug 01, 2013: Joseph Kim; Leslie T. Chang; Liu Bolin; Eric X. Li
Jun 30, 2013: Peter Singer; Krista Tippett; Robert Wright; Caitria and Morgan O'Neill
Jun 23, 2013: Andres Lozano; David Anderson; Beau Lotto; Molly Crockett
Jun 16, 2013: David Pogue; John McWhorter; Jay Silver; Todd Humphreys; Michael Hansmeyer
Jun 09, 2013: Joshua Prager; Meg Jay; Sebastião Salgado; Cameron Russell
Jun 02, 2013: Geoffrey Canada; Rita Pierson; Ken Robinson; Timothy Bartik
May 26, 2013: Freeman Hrabowski; Laura Snyder; Colin Camerer; Ken Jennings
May 19, 2013: Jason Fried; Dan Ariely; Wingham Rowan; Nigel Marsh
May 12, 2013: Nina Tandon; Yoav Medan; Boghuma Kabisen Titanji; Francis Collins; Ellen 't Hoen
May 05, 2013: Hyeonseo Lee; Lawrence Lessig; Afra Raymond; Zahra' Langhi
Apr 28, 2013: Allan Savory; Jennifer Granholm; Wade Davis; Dan Phillips
Apr 21, 2013: Sugata Mitra; Andreas Schleicher; Bill Gates; Nathan Wolfe
Apr 14, 2013: Bono; Dan Pallotta; Kakenya Ntaiya; Steven Schwaitzberg
Apr 07, 2013: Elon Musk; Eric Whitacre; Stewart Brand; Erik Schlangen
Mar 31, 2013: James B. Glattfelder; Edi Rama; Robin Chase; Pankaj Ghemawat
Mar 24, 2013: Miguel Nicolelis; Sue Austin; Juan Enriquez; Jack Horner
Mar 17, 2013: Esther Perel; Jenna McCarthy; Helen Fisher; Nellie McKay
Mar 10, 2013: John Hardy; Beau Lotto & Amy O'Toole; Mitch Resnick; Tyler Dewitt
Mar 03, 2013: Shabana Basij-Rasikh; Leslie Morgan Steiner; Isabel Allende; Shereen El-Feki
Feb 24, 2013: Jarrett J. Krosoczka; Louie Schwartzberg; Antony Gormley; Miru Kim
Feb 17, 2013: Richard Weller; Daphne Bavelier; Hadyn Parry; Peter Saul
Feb 10, 2013: Bryan Stevenson; Majora Carter; Leymah Gbowee
Feb 03, 2013: Jonathan Haidt; Adam Davidson; Jake Wood; David Pizarro
Jan 27, 2013: John Maeda; Thomas P. Campbell; Wayne McGregor; Timothy Prestero
Jan 20, 2013: Ernesto Sirolli; Sanjay Pradhan; Rachel Botsman; Jonas Eliasson
Jan 13, 2013: Emma Teeling; Frans de Waal; Marcus Byrne; Louie Schwartzberg
Jan 06, 2013: Janine Shepherd; Amos Winter; Susan Solomon; Jonathan Eisen
Dec 30, 2012: Benjamin Zander; Andrew Bird; Charity Tillemann-Dick
Dec 23, 2012: Philippe Petit; Marco Tempest; Boaz Almog; David Blaine
Dec 16, 2012: Neil MacGregor; Becci Manson; Maurizio Seracini; Julie Burstein
Dec 09, 2012: Jeff Hancock; Andrew Blum; Luis Von Ahn; John Graham-Cumming
Dec 02, 2012: John Wilbanks; Ben Goldacre; Robert Gupta; Read Montague
Nov 25, 2012: Jarreth Merz; Heather Brooke; Clay Shirky; Rory Stewart
Nov 18, 2012: Vijay Kumar; Dennis Hong; Rodney Brooks; Aparna Rao
Nov 11, 2012: Amy Cuddy; Eddie Obeng; Andrew McAfee; David Kelley
Nov 04, 2012: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore; Scott Fraser; Jon Ronson; Candy Chang
Oct 29, 2012: Kirby Ferguson; Drew Curtis; Jane McGonigal; Daphne Koller
Oct 28, 2012: Misha Glenny; Marc Goodman; Misha Glenny
Oct 21, 2012: Jill Bolte Taylor; Max Little; Elyn Saks; Ami Klin
Oct 14, 2012: Usman Riaz; Stefon Harris; Mark Applebaum; Quixotic Fusion
Oct 07, 2012: Steve Truglia; Lauren Zalaznick; Peter Hirschberg
Oct 02, 2012: Andrew Stanton; Rob Legato; Beeban Kidron; Ramesh Raskar
Sep 15, 2012: Noah Wilson-Rich; Cheryl Hayashi; Dee Boersma; Pavan Sukhdev
Sep 08, 2012: Jay Bradner; Mina Bissell; Bill Doyle; Elizabeth Murchison
Sep 01, 2012: Megan Kamerick; Maira Kalman; Gayle Tzemach Lemmon; Sarah Kay
Aug 25, 2012: Michael Anti; Massimo Banzi; Vinay Venkatraman; Ralph Langner
Aug 18, 2012: John Hockenberry; Shea Hembrey; Stefan Sagmeister; John Hodgman
Aug 11, 2012: Keith Barry; Matt Mills; Stefano Mancuso; Tali Sharot
Aug 04, 2012: Brian Greene; Sarah Parcak; Sean Carroll; Phil Plait
Jul 28, 2012: Regina Dugan; Sheila Nirenberg; Anna Mracek Dietrich; Lisa Harouni
Jul 21, 2012: Atul Gawande; Ivan Oransky; Rebecca Onie; Tal Golesworthy
Jul 14, 2012: Amory Lovins; Eduardo Paes; Marco Tempest; Yves Rossy
Jul 07, 2012: Brene Brown; Noel Bairey Merz; Laura Carstensen; Michael Norton
Jun 30, 2012: Michael Tilson Thomas; Reuben Margolin; Chip Kidd; Thelma Golden
Jun 24, 2012: Joshua Foer; Daniel Kahneman; Shawn Achor; Philip Zimbardo
Jun 17, 2012: Pamela Meyer; Nancy Lublin; Susan Cain; Daniel Goldstein
Jun 05, 2012: Sheena Iyengar; Garrett Lisi; Sherwin Nuland
Jun 03, 2012: Frank Warren; Rory Sutherland; Sherry Turkle; Mikko Hypponen
Mar 04, 2012: Janna Levin; Carolyn Porco; Andrea Ghez; Aaron O'Connell
Feb 26, 2012: Beverly & Dereck Joubert; Paul Nicklen; John Kasaona; Juliana Machado Ferreira
Feb 19, 2012: Ethan Zuckerman; Jonathan Harris; Eli Pariser; Harald Haas
Feb 12, 2012: Hans Rosling; Jessica Jackley; Alex Steffen; Tony Porter
Feb 05, 2012: Wade Davis; Paul Romer; Philip K. Howard
Jan 29, 2012: Abraham Vergese; Ben Goldacre; Thulasiraj Ravilla; Hawa Abdi & Dego Mohamed
Jan 22, 2012: Yves Behar; Paul Moller; Cynthia Breazeal; Robert Full
Jan 15, 2012: Carlo Ratti; Thomas Heatherwick; Marian Bantjes; Fiorenzo Omenetto
Jan 08, 2012: Stewart Brand; John Doerr; Willie Smits; Rachel Pike
Jan 01, 2012: Ric Elias; Samantha Power; Joan Halifax; Louise Fresco
Dec 25, 2011: David Holt; Andrew Bird; Kaki King
Dec 18, 2011: Willard Wigan; Aaron Koblin; Natasha Tsakos; Ravin Agrawal
Dec 11, 2011: Kathryn Schulz; Harvey Fineberg; Thandie Newton; John Lloyd
Dec 04, 2011: Jeremy Gilley; Maajid Nawaz; Yang Lan; Roy Gould & Curtis Wong
Nov 27, 2011: Hans Rosling; Annie Lennox; Bonnie Bassler; Wade Davis
Nov 20, 2011: John Underkoffler; Edward Tenner; Tim Berners-Lee; Christopher "Moot" Poole
Nov 13, 2011: Geoff Mulgan; Steven Pinker; Anil Gupta; Julian Treasure
Nov 12, 2011: David Byrne: How Music Helped Architecture Evolve
Nov 06, 2011: Jeremy Jackson; Mike deGruy; Kristina Gjerde; Charles Moore
Oct 30, 2011: Michael Sandel; Jonathan Haidt; Gordon Brown
Oct 23, 2011: Pawan Sinha; Mark Roth; Oliver Sacks
Oct 16, 2011: Josette Sheeran; Cary Fowler; Carolyn Steel; Dean Ornish; Graham Hill
Oct 09, 2011: Matt Ridley; Beau Lotto; Tan Le; Helen Fisher
Oct 02, 2011: Mikko Hypponen; Rebecca MacKinnon; Gordon Brown; Stefana Broadbent
Sep 25, 2011: Bill Ford; Bertrand Piccard; Markus Fischer; Janine Benyus
Sep 18, 2011: John Hunter; Rory Stewart; Parag Khanna
Sep 11, 2011: Eve Ensler; Sarah Kay; Sarah Jones
Sep 04, 2011: Steven Johnson; Tom Chatfield; Rebecca Saxe; Ron Gutman
Aug 28, 2011: Roz Savage; Rob Dunbar; Brian Skerry; Dianna Cohen
Aug 21, 2011: Bruce Aylward; Mitchell Besser; Gero Miesenboeck
Aug 14, 2011: Madeleine Albright; Courtney Martin; Jacqueline Novogratz; Caroline Casey
Aug 07, 2011: Dennis Hong; Ed Boyden; Anthony Atala; Nathan Wolfe
Jul 31, 2011: Wadah Khanfar; Wael Ghonim; Nic Marks; Alex Tabarrok
Jul 24, 2011: Roger Ebert; Ed Boyden; Elliot Krane; Edith Widder
Jul 17, 2011: Handspring Puppet Company; JR; Eric Whitacre
Jul 13, 2011: Marjora Carter; Nate Silver
Jul 10, 2011: Stewart Brand: 4 Environmental Heresies
Jul 10, 2011: Salman Khan; Deb Roy; David Brooks
Jul 06, 2011: Jaqueline Novogratz; Eve Ensler
Jul 04, 2011: Natalie Merchant Sings Old Poems to Life
Jul 03, 2011: Dave Eggers; Tom Wujec; Stephen Wolfram; Adora Svitak
Jun 29, 2011: Martin Seligman; Dean Ornish
Jun 26, 2011: Miwa Matreyek; Ed Ulbrich; Torsten Reil; Peter Molyneux
Jun 19, 2011: Dan Ariely; Alain de Botton; Stefan Sagmeister; Becky Blanton
Jun 19, 2011: Natasha Tsakos; Olafur Eliasson
Jun 18, 2011: Wade Davis; David Byrne
Jun 12, 2011: Heribert Watzke; Henry Markram; Pranav Mistry; Don Norman
Jun 08, 2011: Beverly + Dereck Joubert & Joshua Klein
Jun 06, 2011: Bill Gates on Energy: Innovating to Zero!
Jun 02, 2011: Jamie Oliver & Derek Sivers
Jun 02, 2011: Devdutt Pattanaik and Shereen El Feki
May 29, 2011: Naomi Klein; John Hardy; Joseph Nye; Richard Sears
May 22, 2011: Peter Tyack; Barbara Block; Greg Stone
May 15, 2011: Rufus Griscom & Alisa Volkman; Emily Pilloton; Conrad Wolfram; Amber Case
May 08, 2011: John Delaney; Enric Sala; Edith Widder
May 01, 2011: Deborah Rhodes; Sheryl Sandberg; Hanna Rosin; Liza Donnelly
Apr 24, 2011: Mathieu Lehanneur; Patricia Burchat; Michael Specter; JoAnn Kuchera-Morin
Apr 17, 2011: Emmanuel Jal; Sivamani; Ananda Shankar Jayant; Shereen El Feki
Apr 10, 2011: Yann Arthus-Bertrand; Ryan Lobo; Tayrn Simon; David Griffin
Apr 03, 2011: John Hodgman; Rory Bremner; John Francis; Julia Sweeney
Mar 27, 2011: Alan Russell; Catherine Mohr; Nathan Myhrvold; Allison Hunt
Mar 20, 2011: Nicholas Christakis; Clay Shirky; Ze Frank; Gary Flake
Mar 13, 2011: Rachel Armstrong; Joshua Prince-Ramus; Bjarke Ingels; Magnus Larsson
Mar 06, 2011: Kavita Ramdas; Sheryl WuDunn; Sunitha Krishnan; Imogen Heap
Feb 27, 2011: James Cameron; J.J. Abrams; Jeff Skoll; Theo Jansen
Feb 20, 2011: Barry Schwartz; Tim Jackson; Geoff Mulgan
Feb 13, 2011: Temple Grandin; Sebastian Seung; Michael Shermer
Feb 06, 2011: Stewart Brand & Mark Z. Jacobson; Rob Hopkins; Shai Agassi
Jan 30, 2011: Robert Fischell; William Li; Kevin Stone; Julien Treasure
Jan 30, 2011: Golan Levin; Naturally 7
Jan 23, 2011: Jane McGonigal; Jonathan Zittrain; Chris Anderson
Jan 16, 2011: Seth Berkley; Laurie Garrett; Dean Ornish
Jan 09, 2011: Jill Tarter; Freeman Dyson; Dimitar Sasselov
Jan 02, 2011: Herbie Hancock; Eddi Reader; Natalie Merchant
Dec 26, 2010: Nancy Etcoff; Sophie Hunger; David Byrne
Dec 19, 2010: LXD; Mallika Sarabhai; Robert Gupta; Eric Lewis
Dec 12, 2010: Ken Robinson; Arthur Benjamin; Dan Pink; Liz Coleman
Dec 05, 2010: Sugata Mitra; Elizabeth Gilbert; Jamie Oliver
Nov 28, 2010: Martin Seligman; Nalini Nadkarni; Sendhil Mullainathan
Nov 21, 2010: Daniel Libeskind; Jose Antonio Abreu; David Agus
Nov 14, 2010: Bill Gates; Bill Gross; Ueli Gegenschatz
Nov 07, 2010: Sylvia Earle; Aimee Mullens; Dan Buettner

Parul Sehgal; Amy Webb; Kelli Anderson; Andrew Fitzgerald

Literary critic Parul Sehgal; author Amy Webb ("Data: A Love Story"); artist-designer Kelli Anderson; writer Andrew Fitzgerald. read more

Shigeru Ban; Janette Sadik-Khan; Jeff Speck; Iwan Baan

Architect Shigeru Ban; New York City Department of Transportation commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan; city planner Jeff Speck; photographer Iwan Baan. read more

Benjamin Barber; Michael Porter; Michael Sandel; Trita Parsi

Political theorist Benjamin Barber; Michael Porter (Harvard Business School); political philosopher Michael Sandel; Trita Parsi (National Iranian American Council). read more

Marla Spivak; George Monbiot; Denise Herzing; Rachel Sussman

Entomologist Marla Spivak; journalist George Monbiot ("Feral"); Dr. Denise Herzing (Wild Dolphin Project); photographer Rachel Sussman. read more

James Lyne; Andrew McAfee; Danny Hillis; Chrystia Freeland

Cybersecurity expert James Lyne; Andrew McAfee (Center for Digital Business at the MIT Sloan School of Management); inventor, scientist and engineer Danny Hillis; journalist Chrystia Freeland ("Plutocrats"). read more

Russell Foster; Kelly McGonigal; Bruce Feiler; Tania Luna

Neuroscientist Russell Foster; psychologist Kelly McGonigal; writer Bruce Feiler; "surprisologist" Tania Luna. read more

Bob Mankoff; Chris Bliss; Patrick Chappatte; Liza Donnelly; Jok Church

New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff; comedian Chris Bliss; editorial cartoonist Patrick Chappatte; cartoonist Liza Donnelly; cartoonist Jok Church. read more

P.W. Singer; Daniel Suarez; Raffaello D'andrea; Ralph Langner

Political scientist P.W. Singer; author Daniel Suarez ("Kill Decision"); wingsuit enthusiast Raffaello D'andrea; cyber-security expert Ralph Langner. read more

Paul Pholeros; Juliana Rotich; Alastair Parvin; Alberto Cairo

Architect Paul Pholeros; Ushahidi executive director Juliana Rotich; designer Alastair Parvin; and physiotherapist Alberto Cairo. read more

Jack Andraka; Peter Attia; Eric Dishman; Joel Selanikio

Cancer researcher Jack Andraka; Dr. Peter Attia; social scientist Eric Dishman; Dr. Joel Selanikio. read more

Julie Taymor; Beardyman; Derek Paravicini + Adam Ockelford; Sleepy Man Banjo Boys

Director Julie Taymor; beatboxer Beardyman; pianist Derek Paravicini and Adam Ockelford; Sleepy Man Banjo Boys, a bluegrass band. read more

John Searle; Eleanor Longden; Thomas Insel; Steve Ramirez + Xu Liu

Philosopher John Searle; research psychologist Eleanor Longden; NIMH director Thomas Insel; neuroscientists Steve Ramirez and Xu Liu. read more

Sasha Dichter; Gavin Pretor-Pinney; Pico Iyer; Bernie Krause

Sasha Dichter (Acumen Fund); designer-author Gavin Pretor-Pinney ("The Cloudspotter's Guide"); writer Pico Iyer ("The Man Within My Head"); bioacoustician Bernie Krause. read more

Andrew Solomon; Shane Koyczan; iO Tillett Wright; Danielle De Niese

Author Andrew Solomon ("Far From the Tree"); poet Shane Koyczan; writer-actor-activist iO Tillett Wright; opera singer Danielle de Niese. read more

Charmian Gooch, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Tristram Stuart, Peter Eigen

Charmian Gooch (Global Witness); Ghanaian investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas; environmental writer Tristram Stuart; Peter Eigen (Advisory Council of Transparency International founder). read more

Michael Archer; Hendrik Poinar; Dyan deNapoli; Peter Ward

Paleontologist Michael Archer; geneticist Hendrik Poinar; penguin expert Dyan deNapoli; astrobiologist Peter Ward. read more

Joseph Kim; Leslie T. Chang; Liu Bolin; Eric X. Li

North Korean refugee Joseph Kim; journalist Leslie T. Chang ("Factory Girls"); artist Liu Bolin; Chengwei Capital founder Eric X. Li. read more

Peter Singer; Krista Tippett; Robert Wright; Caitria and Morgan O'Neill

Philosopher Peter Singer; radio host Krista Tippett ("On Being"); author Robert Wright ("The Evolution of God"); Recovers.org founders Caitria and Morgan O'Neill. read more

Andres Lozano; David Anderson; Beau Lotto; Molly Crockett

Neurosurgeon Andres Lozano; neurobiologist David Anderson; neuroscientist Beau Lotto; neuroscientist Molly Crockett. read more

David Pogue; John McWhorter; Jay Silver; Todd Humphreys; Michael Hansmeyer

New York Times technology columnist David Pogue; linguist John McWhorter; inventor Jay Silver; GPS expert Todd Humphreys; architect Michael Hansmeyer. read more

Joshua Prager; Meg Jay; Sebastião Salgado; Cameron Russell

Author Joshua Prager ("Half Life"); clinical psychologist Meg Jay; photojournalist Sebastião Salgado; model Cameron Russell. read more

Geoffrey Canada; Rita Pierson; Ken Robinson; Timothy Bartik

Geoffrey Canada (Harlem Children's Zone); educator Rita Pierson; creativity expert Ken Robinson; economist Timothy Bartik. read more

Freeman Hrabowski; Laura Snyder; Colin Camerer; Ken Jennings

University of Maryland, Baltimore County, president Freeman Hrabowski; St. John's philosophy professor Laura Snyder; behavioral economist Colin Camerer; "Jeopardy!" champion Ken Jennings. read more

Jason Fried; Dan Ariely; Wingham Rowan; Nigel Marsh

Jason Fried (37signals); behavioral economist Dan Ariely; Wingham Rowan (Slivers of Time); work-life balance expert Nigel Marsh. read more

Nina Tandon; Yoav Medan; Boghuma Kabisen Titanji; Francis Collins; Ellen 't Hoen

Biomedical engineer Nina Tandon; InSightec chief systems architect Yoav Medan; HIV researcher Boghuma Kabisen Titanji; geneticist Francis S. Collins; Medicines Patent Pool founder Ellen 't Hoen. read more

Hyeonseo Lee; Lawrence Lessig; Afra Raymond; Zahra' Langhi

North Korean refugee-activist Hyeonseo Lee; legal scholar Lawrence Lessig; property-valuation expert Afra Raymond; Libyan Women's Platform for Peace founder Zahra' Langhi. read more

Allan Savory; Jennifer Granholm; Wade Davis; Dan Phillips

Biologist Allan Savory; former Michigan governor Jennifer Granholm; anthropologist Wade Davis; Phoenix Commotion founder Dan Phillips. read more

Sugata Mitra; Andreas Schleicher; Bill Gates; Nathan Wolfe

Education expert Sugata Mitra; education researcher Andreas Schleicher; Microsoft chairman Bill Gates; epidemiologist Nathan Wolfe. read more

Bono; Dan Pallotta; Kakenya Ntaiya; Steven Schwaitzberg

Rock star Bono on ending poverty. Also: social entrepreneur Dan Pallotta; Kenyan education activist Kakenya Ntaiya; surgeon Steven Schwaitzberg. read more

Elon Musk; Eric Whitacre; Stewart Brand; Erik Schlangen

PayPal, Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder Elon Musk is interviewed by TED curator Chris Anderson. Also: composer Eric Whitacre; environmentalist Stewart Brand; and experimental micromechanics pioneer Erik Schlangen. read more

James B. Glattfelder; Edi Rama; Robin Chase; Pankaj Ghemawat

Complex systems theorist James B. Glattfelder; former Tirana, Albania, mayor Edi Rama; Zipcar founder Robin Chase; economist-global strategist Pankaj Ghemawat. read more

Miguel Nicolelis; Sue Austin; Juan Enriquez; Jack Horner

Scientist Miguel Nicolelis; underwater wheelchair athlete Sue Austin; Biotechonomy CEO Juan Enriquez; paleontologist Jack Horner. read more

Esther Perel; Jenna McCarthy; Helen Fisher; Nellie McKay

Family therapist Esther Perel; writer Jenna McCarthy; anthropologist Helen Fisher; singer-songwriter Nellie McKay. read more

John Hardy; Beau Lotto & Amy O'Toole; Mitch Resnick; Tyler Dewitt

Jeweler John Hardy, who founded the Green School in Bali; neuroscientist Beau Lotto and student scientist Amy O'Toole; Mitch Resnick, the director of the Lifelong Kindergarten group at the MIT Media Lab; Tyler Dewitt, a former science instructor. read more

Shabana Basij-Rasikh; Leslie Morgan Steiner; Isabel Allende; Shereen El-Feki

10x10 global ambassador Shabana Basij-Rasikh; author Leslie Morgan Steiner ("Crazy Love"); author Isabel Allende ("Maya's Notebook"); writer Shereen El-Feki. read more

Jarrett J. Krosoczka; Louie Schwartzberg; Antony Gormley; Miru Kim

Author-illustrator Jarrett J. Krosoczka; filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg; sculptor Antony Gormley; artist-filmmaker Miru Kim. read more

Richard Weller; Daphne Bavelier; Hadyn Parry; Peter Saul

Dermatologist Richard Weller; cognitive researcher Daphne Bavelier; biotech entrepreneur Hadyn Parry; Dr. Peter Saul. read more

Bryan Stevenson; Majora Carter; Leymah Gbowee

Equal Justice Initiative executive director Bryan Stevenson; Sustainable South Bronx founder Majora Carter; Liberian peace activist Leymah Gbowee. read more

Jonathan Haidt; Adam Davidson; Jake Wood; David Pizarro

Psychologist Jonathan Haidt; business journalist Adam Davidson; Team Rubicon cofounder Jake Wood; psychologist David Pizarro. read more

John Maeda; Thomas P. Campbell; Wayne McGregor; Timothy Prestero

Rhode Island School of Design president John Maeda; Metropolitan Museum of Art director Thomas P. Campbell; choreographer Wayne McGregor; Design That Matters CEO Timothy Prestero. read more

Ernesto Sirolli; Sanjay Pradhan; Rachel Botsman; Jonas Eliasson

Sustainable economic development expert Ernesto Sirolli; World Bank Institute vice president Sanjay Pradhan; social innovator Rachel Botsman; transport systems analyst Jonas Eliasson. read more

Emma Teeling; Frans de Waal; Marcus Byrne; Louie Schwartzberg

Bat expert Emma Teeling; primatologist Frans de Waal; entomologist Marcus Byrne; filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg ("Wings of Life"). read more

Janine Shepherd; Amos Winter; Susan Solomon; Jonathan Eisen

Cross-country skier Janine Shepherd; MIT mechanical engineer Amos Winter; New York Stem Cell Research Foundation CEO Susan Solomon; evolutionary biologist Jonathan Eisen. read more

Benjamin Zander; Andrew Bird; Charity Tillemann-Dick

Conductor Benjamin Zander; multi-instrumentalist Andrew Bird; soprano Charity Tillemann-Dick. read more

Philippe Petit; Marco Tempest; Boaz Almog; David Blaine

Tightrope walker Philippe Petit; illusionist Marco Tempest; quantum physicist Boaz Almog; illusionist David Blaine. read more

Neil MacGregor; Becci Manson; Maurizio Seracini; Julie Burstein

British Museum director Neil MacGregor; photo retoucher Becci Manson; art detective Maurizio Seracini; radio host Julie Burstein. read more

Jeff Hancock; Andrew Blum; Luis Von Ahn; John Graham-Cumming

Author Jeff Hancock; journalist Andrew Blum; computer scientist Luis von Ahn; programmer John Graham-Cumming. read more

John Wilbanks; Ben Goldacre; Robert Gupta; Read Montague

Consent to Research Project leader John Wilbanks; physician Ben Goldacre; violinist Robert Gupta; neuroscientist Read Montague. read more

Jarreth Merz; Heather Brooke; Clay Shirky; Rory Stewart

Actor and filmmaker Jarreth Merz; journalist Heather Brooke; educator and author Clay Shirky; British MP Rory Stewart. read more

Vijay Kumar; Dennis Hong; Rodney Brooks; Aparna Rao

Robotics experts Vijay Kumar, Dennis Hong and Rodney Brooks; artist Aparna Rao. read more

Amy Cuddy; Eddie Obeng; Andrew McAfee; David Kelley

Social psychologist Amy Cuddy; business expert Eddie Obeng; Harvard Business School professor Andrew McAfee; IDEO chairman David Kelley. read more

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore; Scott Fraser; Jon Ronson; Candy Chang

Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore; forensic psychologist Scott Fraser; writer-documentary filmmaker Jon Ronson; artist-designer Candy Chang. read more

Kirby Ferguson; Drew Curtis; Jane McGonigal; Daphne Koller

Writer-director Kirby Ferguson ("Everything's a Remix"); Fark.com founder Drew Curtis; game designer Jane McGonigal; computer scientist Daphne Koller. read more

Misha Glenny; Marc Goodman; Misha Glenny

Speakers include journalist Misha Glenny, who discusses organized crime and cyber criminals; and global security expert Marc Goodman. read more

Jill Bolte Taylor; Max Little; Elyn Saks; Ami Klin

Neuroscientist and stroke survivor Jill Bolte Taylor; mathematician Max Little, who's developed a tool that can detect Parkinson's disease from voice recordings; legal scholar Elyn Saks, who has schizophrenia; psychologist-autism expert Ami Klin. read more

Usman Riaz; Stefon Harris; Mark Applebaum; Quixotic Fusion

Guitarist Usman Riaz; vibraphonist Stefon Harris; Quixotic Fusion's Anthony Magliano and Mica Thomas. read more

Steve Truglia; Lauren Zalaznick; Peter Hirschberg

Stunt coordinator Steve Truglia; Lauren Zalaznick (NBC Universal); Silicon Valley executive-entrepreneur Peter Hirschberg. read more

Andrew Stanton; Rob Legato; Beeban Kidron; Ramesh Raskar

Writer-director Andrew Stanton; special-effects expert Peter Legato; filmmaker Beeban Kidron; MIT Media Lab professor Ramesh Raskar. read more

Noah Wilson-Rich; Cheryl Hayashi; Dee Boersma; Pavan Sukhdev

Speakers include bee expert Noah Wilson-Rich; spider-silk expert Cheryl Hayashi; conservation biologist Dee Boersma; and economist Pavan Sukhdev. read more

Jay Bradner; Mina Bissell; Bill Doyle; Elizabeth Murchison

Speakers include oncologist Jay Bradner; biologist Mina Bissell, who specializes in cancer research; Novocure executive chairman William F. Doyle; and transmissible-cancer researcher Elizabeth Murchison. read more

Megan Kamerick; Maira Kalman; Gayle Tzemach Lemmon; Sarah Kay

Speakers include journalist Megan Kamerick; author-illustrator Maira Kalman; author-journalist Gayle Tzemach Lemmon; and poet Sarah Kay. read more

Michael Anti; Massimo Banzi; Vinay Venkatraman; Ralph Langner

Speakers include Chinese blogger Michael Anti; Massimo Banzi, who helped to create open-source microcontrollers; Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design cofounder Vinay Venkatraman; and cyber-security expert Ralph Langner. read more

John Hockenberry; Shea Hembrey; Stefan Sagmeister; John Hodgman

Speakers include journalist John Hockenberry; artist Shea Hembrey; graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister; and comedian John Hodgman. read more

Keith Barry; Matt Mills; Stefano Mancuso; Tali Sharot

Mentalist Keith Barry; augmented-reality expert Matt Mills; plant neurobiologist Stefano Mancuso; neuroscientist Tali Sharot. read more

Brian Greene; Sarah Parcak; Sean Carroll; Phil Plait

Physicist Brian Greene; archaeologist Sarah Parcak, who searches for lost civilizations using satellite images; cosmologist Sean Carroll; astronomer Phil Plait. read more

Regina Dugan; Sheila Nirenberg; Anna Mracek Dietrich; Lisa Harouni

DARPA director Regina Dugan; neuroscientist Sheila Nirenberg; pilot Anna Mracek Dietrich, who is involved in making a flyable car; Digital Forming cofounder Lisa Harouni. read more

Atul Gawande; Ivan Oransky; Rebecca Onie; Tal Golesworthy

Dr. Atul Gawande, who writes for the New Yorker; Reuters Health executive Ivan Oransky; Health Leads founder Rebecca Onie; engineer-entrepreneur Tal Golesworthy. read more

Amory Lovins; Eduardo Paes; Marco Tempest; Yves Rossy

Rocky Mountain Institute cofounder Amory Lovins; Rio de Janeiro mayor Eduardo Paes; illusionist Marco Tempest; Swiss pilot Yves Rossy. read more

Brene Brown; Noel Bairey Merz; Laura Carstensen; Michael Norton

Research professor Brene Brown; cardiologist Noel Bairey Merz; longevity expert Laura Carstensen; business psychologist Michael Norton. read more

Michael Tilson Thomas; Reuben Margolin; Chip Kidd; Thelma Golden

San Francisco Symphony conductor Michael Tilson Thomas; sculptor Reuben Margolin; graphic artist Chip Kidd; Studio Museum in Harlem chief curator Thelma Golden. read more

Joshua Foer; Daniel Kahneman; Shawn Achor; Philip Zimbardo

Science journalist Joshua Foer; psychologist Daniel Kahneman; Good Think CEO Shawn Achor; psychologist Philip Zimbardo. read more

Pamela Meyer; Nancy Lublin; Susan Cain; Daniel Goldstein

Fraud examiner Pamela Meyer; Dress for Success founder Nancy Lublin; author Susan Cain ("Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking"). read more

Sheena Iyengar; Garrett Lisi; Sherwin Nuland

Columbia Business School professor Sheena Iyengar; theoretical physicist Garrett Lisi; surgeon Sherwin Nuland. read more

Frank Warren; Rory Sutherland; Sherry Turkle; Mikko Hypponen

PostSecret.com founder Frank Warren; advertising executive Rory Sutherland; clinical psychologist Sherry Turkle; cybersecurity expert Mikko Hypponen. read more

Janna Levin; Carolyn Porco; Andrea Ghez; Aaron O'Connell

Physicist Janna Levin; planetary scientist Carolyn Porco; astrophysicist Andrea Ghez; quantum physicist Aaron O'Connell. read more

Beverly & Dereck Joubert; Paul Nicklen; John Kasaona; Juliana Machado Ferreira

Wildlife filmmakers Beverly and Dereck Joubert; biologist-photographer Paul Nicklen; Namibian conservationist John Kasaona; biologist Juliana Machado Ferreira. read more

Ethan Zuckerman; Jonathan Harris; Eli Pariser; Harald Haas

Global Voices cofounder Ethan Zuckerman; artist-computer scientist Jonathan Harris; former MoveOn.org executive director Eli Pariser; scientist Harald Haas. read more

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TEDtalks Episode: "Atul Gawande; Ivan Oransky; Rebecca Onie; Tal Golesworthy"

Episode Synopsis: Dr. Atul Gawande, who writes for the New Yorker; Reuters Health executive Ivan Oransky; Health Leads founder Rebecca Onie; engineer-entrepreneur Tal Golesworthy.
Original Air Date: Jul 21, 2012

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