What doctors should know about gender identity | Kristie Overstreet
TED 6 hours ago ∗ Views: 16,568
Kristie Overstreet is on a mission to ensure that the transgender community gets their health care needs met. In this informative, myth-busting talk, ...
How we can make energy more affordable for low-income families | DeAndrea Salvador
TED 10 hours ago ∗ Views: 9,776
Every month, millions of Americans face an impossible choice: pay for energy to power their homes, or pay for basic needs like food and medicine. TED ...
3 lessons on decision-making from a poker champion | Liv Boeree
TED 1 day ago ∗ Views: 72,458
Is it better to be lucky or good? Should we trust our gut feelings or rely on probabilities and careful analysis when making important decisions? In t...
Intimate photos of a senior love triangle | Isadora Kosofsky
TED 4 days ago ∗ Views: 49,156
Photographer and TED Fellow Isadora Kosofsky is a chronicler of love, loss and loneliness. In this searching talk, she shares photos from her four yea...
"Chasms" | Asali DeVan Ecclesiastes
TED 4 days ago ∗ Views: 16,702
Writer and activist Asali DeVan Ecclesiastes lights up the stage with a powerful poem about hope, truth and the space between who we are and who we wa...
How to build a thriving music scene in your city | Elizabeth Cawein
TED 5 days ago ∗ Views: 30,430
How does a city become known as a "music city"? Publicist Elizabeth Cawein explains how thriving music scenes make cities healthier and happier and sh...
What happened when we tested thousands of abandoned rape kits in Detroit | Kym Worthy
TED 7 days ago ∗ Views: 102,770
In 2009, 11341 untested rape kits -- some dating back to the 1980s -- were found in an abandoned warehouse once used by the Detroit police to store ev...
How police and the public can create safer neighborhoods together | Tracie Keesee
TED 1 week ago ∗ Views: 27,062
We all want to be safe, and our safety is intertwined, says Tracie Keesee, cofounder of the Center for Policing Equity. Sharing lessons she's learned ...
The simple genius of a good graphic | Tommy McCall
TED 1 week ago ∗ Views: 100,703
In a talk that's part history lesson, part love letter to graphics, information designer Tommy McCall traces the centuries-long evolution of charts an...
How I became part sea urchin | Catherine Mohr
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 60,141
As a young scientist, Catherine Mohr was on her dream scuba trip -- when she put her hand right down on a spiny sea urchin. While a school of sharks c...
"Afterneath" / "Killing Me" | Luke Sital-Singh
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 19,814
Luke Sital-Singh sings songs of love, longing and grief in this stirring performance of "Afterneath" and "Killing Me." "These are the songs I just nev...
Why museums are returning cultural treasures | Chip Colwell
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 51,312
Archaeologist and curator Chip Colwell collects artifacts for his museum, but he also returns them to where they came from. In a thought-provoking tal...
How we could teach our bodies to heal faster | Kaitlyn Sadtler
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 102,655
What if we could help our bodies heal faster and without scars, like Wolverine in X-Men? TED Fellow Kaitlyn Sadtler is working to make this dream a re...
Why the hospital of the future will be your own home | Niels van Namen
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 48,653
Nobody likes going to the hospital, whether it's because of the logistical challenges of getting there, the astronomical costs of procedures or the al...
The press trampled on my privacy. Here's how I took back my story | Kate Stone
TED 2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 28,792
After a horrific accident put her in the tabloid headlines, Kate Stone found a way to take control of her narrative -- and help prevent others from lo...