The TED Interview

Sit down with author and podcaster Steven Johnson to hear from leading thinkers and creators from around the world. The TED Interview is a space for guests to further delve into their groundbreaking work, give us a peek into how they discover and explore fascinating ideas, and, in some cases, even defend their thinking. This season, we’re looking at the future of intelligence. Ponder how we can train ourselves to see into the future with Jane McGonigal, find the humanities in science with Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, and listen in on the thought processes of Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Jennifer Egan. Welcome to your front-row seat to great conversations with the world’s brightest minds.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 50m. Bisher sind 93 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 3 days 6 hours 41 minutes


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episode 7: Mellody Hobson challenges us to be color brave

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Chris sat down with Steven Pinker to take a closer look at the data that suggest the world is improving, and to unpack why so many people find this idea so challenging.


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episode 3: Sam Harris on using reason to build our morality

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