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Start each day with short, eye-opening ideas from some of the world’s greatest TEDx speakers. Hosted by Atossa Leoni, TEDx SHORTS will immerse you in surprising knowledge, fresh perspectives, and moving stories from some of our most compelling talks. Less than 10 minutes a day, everyday.more 


TEDx SHORTS
TED Talks

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    • MAY 27, 2020
    • Why optimism can be hard
    • Why optimism can be hard Alison Ledgerwood explores the ways humans get stuck in thought patterns and shares insight into how we can all break free from negative thinking. This talk was filmed at TEDxUCDavis. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 5 min
    • MAY 26, 2020
    • Three secrets of resilient people
    • Three secrets of resilient peopleLucy Hone looks at the ways people successfully navigate hardship through her studies as a psychologist. After experiencing the tragic loss of her daughter, she now shares the secrets of resiliency through the prisms of research and personal experience. This talk was filmed at TEDxChristchurch. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 9 min
    • MAY 22, 2020
    • The creativity found in caves and darkness
    • The creativity found in caves and darknessHolley Moyes’ research on ritual cave sites indicates that humanity’s early experiences in deep, dark caves may have played a role in developing human creativity and spirituality. This talk was filmed at TEDxVienna. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 6 min
    • MAY 21, 2020
    • Ethics in the age of technology
    • Ethics in the age of technology Juan Enriquez examines ethics through the lens of technology, suggesting that if morality changes with innovation, we may need a new approach in judging the past. This talk was filmed at TEDxBerlin. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 7 min
    • MAY 20, 2020
    • The end of animal farming
    • The end of animal farmingJacy Reese Anthis explores the technology that’s driving the future of non-animal meat and milk. This talk was filmed at TEDxUniversityofMississippi. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 6 min
    • MAY 19, 2020
    • Stop looking for your passion
    • Stop looking for your passionTerri Trespicio spent the early part of her career reluctant to pursue opportunities she didn’t have a fiery passion about. After finding this to be a very limiting mindset, she now encourages everyone to stop looking for passion. This talk was filmed at TEDxKC. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 6 min
    • MAY 18, 2020
    • Ideas come from everywhere
    • Ideas come from everywhereNilofer Merchant explains why power has played such a significant role in whether or not ideas get heard and provides practical advice on what you can do now to overcome this barrier. This talk was filmed at TEDxUniversityofNevada. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED’s mission of ideas worth spreading.
    • 8 min
    • MAY 11, 2020
    • Welcome to TEDx SHORTS
    • Welcome to TEDx SHORTSTEDx SHORTS is a new daily podcast that gives listeners a quick and meaningful taste of curiosity, skepticism, inspiration, and action. Immerse yourself in a quick, eye-opening episode of TEDx SHORTS every day.
    • 1 min

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