Ted Radio Hour

Episodes

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08To The Edge20150222

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

09Success20150301

Guy Raz looks at ideas about what makes us successful. With motivation guru Tony Robbins.

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

Guy Raz investigates ideas about what makes us successful. With motivation guru Tony Robbins and writer Alain de Botton.

10Simply Happy20150308

Guy Raz investigates how being happy may be simpler than you think.

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

Guy Raz investigates how being happy may be simpler than you think. With musician Pharrell Williams.

11Identities20150315

Guy Raz investigates the journeys some people make to answer the question: Who am I?

Identities: Guy Raz investigates the journeys some people make in order to answer the question: Who am I? With the writer Pico Iyer.

12The Unquiet Mind20150322

Guy Raz investigates madness and sanity and the grey area between the two.

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

Guy Raz investigates madness and sanity and the grey area between the two. With neurologist and writer Oliver Sacks.

13Making Mistakes2015032220150329 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates why it is sometimes necessary to make mistakes and face them head-on.

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

Guy Raz investigates why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on. With Brian Goldman.

Guy Raz investigates why it is sometimes necessary to make mistakes and face them head-on. With Brian Goldman.

0101Creativity20150104 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates where creativity comes from, why we all have it and how to find it.

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

Guy Raz investigates where creativity comes from, why we all have it and how to find it. With musician Sting.

0102How We Love20150111

Guy Raz investigates the mystery of relationships. What is it that brings people together?

Guy Raz investigates the mystery of relationships. Just what is it that brings people together? With Jeffrey Kluger.

0103What We Fear20150118
0104Peering Into Space20150125

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

Guy Raz investigates our sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe. With physicist Brian Greene.

Guy Raz investigates our sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe.

0105Transformation2015012520150201 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates if we are the sum of our experiences, or can we choose our own path?

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

Guy Raz investigates if we are the sum of our experiences, or can we choose our own path? With Zak Ebrahim.

0106Why We Lie2015020120150208 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates if there is a deeper reason why we lie to others and to ourselves.

Guy Raz investigates if there is a deeper reason why we lie to others and to ourselves. With magician Eric Mead.

0107Brand Over Brain2015020820150215 (BBC7)

Guy Raz on how we can tell differences between the real and the created value of things.

Guy Raz investigates how we can tell the differences between the real and the created value of things. With Morgan Spurlock.

02Courage2015083020150906 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on.

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

Guy Raz investigates why sometimes we need to make mistakes and face them head-on. With Brian Goldman.

0201The Next Greatest Generation?2015090620150809 (BBC7)

Guy Raz hears from the 'Millennials', people born between 1981 and 2000.

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

Guy Raz hears from the 'Millennials' - people born between 1981-2000 - searching to define themselves and their generation.

With Neil Howe, Natalie Warne, Meg Jay, Charlie Hoehn, Kevin Allocca and Tavi Gevinson.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0202Memory Games2015091320150816 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates whether a nimble memory can improve your life.

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

Guy Raz investigates whether a nimble memory can improve your life, and how a frail one might ruin someone else's.

With Scott Fraser, Daniel Kahneman and Joshua Foer.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0203In Search Of2015092020150823 (BBC7)

Guy Raz on how far some people will go to find something that is just out of reach.

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

Guy Raz investigates how far some people will go to find something that's just out of reach, or maybe not even real?

With Seth Shostak, Edith Widder, Dan Barber and John Hodgman..

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0204Getting Organised2015092720150830 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates the inner architecture of living systems.

Guy Raz investigates the inner architecture of living systems, from ant colonies to corporations and social movements.

0204Press Play2015092720151101 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates whether something serious happens when we play.

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

Guy Raz investigates whether something serious happens when we play. Can it make us smarter, saner and more collaborative?

With Jeff Mogil, Charlie Todd, Stuart Brown, Isabel Behncke Izquierdo and Jane McGonigal.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0206Framing The Story20150913 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates whether they have the power to transform our perceptions of the world

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

Guy Raz investigates the power of stories - and whether they have the power to transform our perceptions of the world.

With Andrew Stanton, Tracy Chevalier, Chip Kidd, Chimamanda Adichie and Andrew Stanton.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0207How It All Began20150920 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates our origins as a species - who are we, where do we come from?

Guy Raz investigates our origins as a species - who are we, where do we come from and where are we headed?

0208Just A Little Nicer20150927 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates whether compassion is innate or taught. Have we lost trust with it?

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

Guy Raz investigates our origins as a species - who are we, where do we come from and where are we headed?

With Spencer Wells, David Christian, Jack Horner, Louise Leakey and Juan Enriquez.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0209Animals And Us20151004 (BBC7)

Guy Raz investigates our complicated relationship with animals.

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

Guy Raz investigates our complicated relationship with animals which we fear, hunt, consume and protect.

With Jon Mooallem, Ian Dunbar, Billy Collins, Laurel Braitman and Frans de Waal.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

0211Seven Deadly Sins2015101120151025 (R4)

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

Guy Raz investigates the guilty pleasure of behaving badly and the challenge of confronting sin - and avoiding it.

With Christopher Ryan, Mick Cornett, Dave Meslin, Dr Gary Slutkin, Nick Hanauer, Parul Sehgal and Ken Jennings.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

Guy Raz investigates the guilty pleasure of behaving badly and confronting sin.

0212Predicting The Future20151018

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

Guy Raz investigates some bold predictions about our future and what our future lives might look like.

With Nina Tandon, Richard Resnick, Marc Goodman, Todd Humphreys, Sebastian Thrun and Nicholas Negroponte.

First broadcast in the USA on National Public Radio.

Guy Raz investigates some bold predictions about our future.

0213From Curiosity To Discovery20151025

Guy Raz on why some people spend years trying to answer a question.

Guy Raz on why some people spend years trying to answer a question, or risk their lives to discover something new.