TED Radio Hour

TED Radio Hour draws from the vast archive of TED Talks and weaves in new interviews to tackle a central theme or question. It’s a journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.

Recent Episodes

Everything Is Connected

In this hour, TED speakers explain how everything in nature is connected, and how we can restore its delicate balance. (Original broadcast date: September 27, 2013)

Peering Into Space

This hour, we'll hear from TED speakers who share an infectious sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe and what lies beyond our skies. (Original broadcast date: March 8, 2013)

Amateur Hour

What does it take to survive, even thrive, when you're a complete amateur? This hour, TED speakers share stories of plunging - or being plunged - into new situations and emerging as experts.

The Hackers

In this hour, TED speakers dare to hack the brain, the climate, and the animal kingdom in hopes of creating a better world.

Fighting Cancer

Cancer is merciless. It can strike any time, spread without warning, and return unannounced. In this hour, TED speakers reframe not only how we treat cancer but how we can live with it and survive it.

Transformation

Are we simply the sum of our experiences? Or can we choose our own path? In this hour, TED speakers share stories of undergoing remarkable transformations despite extraordinary challenges. (Original broadcast date: September 19, 2014)