Episodes

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0501What Is Beauty?20190318

Guy Raz investigates whether humans are hardwired to crave and respond to beauty?

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0502Unstoppable Learning20190325

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Guy Raz explores the extraordinary ways babies and children learn – from the womb, to the playground to the internet.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2013.

Guy Raz explores the extraordinary ways babies and children learn.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0503Turning Points20190401

Guy Raz explores the moments that can change people’s lives - from a stricken aeroplane to an encounter with a pump attendant.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2013.

Guy Raz explores the moments that can change people's lives.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0504Collaboration20190408

Guy Raz explores the positive benefits of mass collaboration – from Wikipedia to adopting tsunami sirens in Hawaii.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2013.

Guy Raz explores the positive benefits of mass collaboration.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0505Haves And Have Nots20190415

Guy Raz explores the reasons behind global wealth inequality.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0506Spoken And Unspoken2019042220190428 (R4)

Guy Raz explores how words and methods of communication affect us.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0507Getting There20190429

Guy Raz explores how future transportation can become faster, cleaner and cooler.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0508Quiet20190506

Guy Raz explores ways to find quiet in this busy world.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2013.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0509Finite20190513

Guy Raz explores ideas about living with less in a world with finite resources.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0510Fighting Cancer20190520

Guy Raz explores ideas about detecting, curing and living with cancer.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0511Adaptation20190527

Guy Raz explore ideas about human adaptability.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0512Building Better Cities20190603

Guy Raz explores how cities can change the world.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0513Nudge20190610

Guy Raz explores the positive \u2018nudges' in behaviour for managing aspects of our lives.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0514Failure Is An Option20190617

Guy Raz explores how failure can clear the way for success.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0515Toxic20190624

Guy Raz asks, 'Should we accept our toxic world as a reality or can we make a change?'

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0516The Food We Eat20190701

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Guy Raz explores how food is more than nourishment. It's a source of pleasure and guilt and an agent of change.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2016.

Guy Raz explores how there's more to food than simple nourishment.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0517The Five Senses2019070820190714 (R4)

Guy Raz explores how our brains make sense of sensation, and our minds create 'reality'.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0518The Spirit Of Inquiry20190715

Guy Raz explores how a more humble style of inquiry may achieve the next big breakthrough.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0519The Digital Industrial Revolution20190722

The exciting - and terrifying - future of human-robot collaboration.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0520Wired For Altruism20190729

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Guy Raz explores ideas about altruism – what motivates or limits us to be altruistic, and do we ever go too far?

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2017.

What motivates or limits us to be altruistic, and do we ever go too far?

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0521Prevention20190805

Ideas about prevention - what to do today, in order to prepare ourselves for tomorrow.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0522Rethinking School20190812

Guy Raz explores how we can rethink the education system to benefit students.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0523Hardwired20190819

Host Guy Raz asks how much of who we are is biology? How much can we change?

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0524How Art Changes Us20190826

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Guy Raz explores the transformative nature of art and its ability to change the way we see ourselves and the world.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2017.

Guy Raz explores the transformative nature of art.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0525Simple Solutions20190902

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Host Guy Raz explores how often the best solutions to complex problems are simple – but that doesn’t always mean they are easy.

In this hour, TED speakers describe the innovation and hard work that goes into achieving simplicity.

First heard in the USA on National Public Radio in 2017.

Guy Raz explores the often challenging world of simple solutions.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.

0526The Big Five20190909

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) stage.

Host Guy Raz explores the five biggest global challenges humans face – can radical ideas be part of the solution?

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio in 2018.

Host Guy Raz explores the five biggest global challenges humans face.

A journey through fascinating ideas based on talks by riveting speakers on the TED stage.