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TEDx SHORTS

TED Audio Collective

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.

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.

Location:

United States

Description:

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.

Language:

English


Episodes

You are enough

9/21/2021
Singer and performer Kgomotso Matjele, also known as Tsoness, shares a transfixing musical ode to what art and dreams can do for overcoming the fear that we are not enough. This talk was filmed at TEDxPretoriaStudio. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter:...

Duration:00:05:03

Making your home, wherever you are

9/20/2021
Architect and designer Abeer Seikaly shares how architecture facilitates interaction, personal agency, and comfort for refugee communities. This talk was filmed at TEDxKlagenfurt. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on...

Duration:00:06:47

Radical accessibility

9/17/2021
Dr. SeriaShia Chatters champions and outlines a move to greater societal equity for those with disabilities through what she calls “radical accessibility”. This talk was filmed at TEDxPSU. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx...

Duration:00:06:52

Why we need robust global health infrastructure

9/16/2021
In this talk from March 2020, public health consultant Alanna Shaikh looks at the ways we can and should manage future —and present— viral outbreaks. This talk was filmed at TEDxSMU. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on...

Duration:00:07:30

It’s time to rethink public health

9/15/2021
Using the vantage point of our ongoing global pandemic, social epidemiologist Shivani Patel highlights the striking public health disparities in some US communities. This talk was filmed at TEDxAtlanta. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter:...

Duration:00:07:57

Can video games improve your math scores?

9/14/2021
Raj Shah takes the principles of video games to engage more young people in an important discipline— math. This talk was filmed at TEDxHilliard. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on Instagram:...

Duration:00:08:42

The surprising connection between brain injuries and crime

9/13/2021
Neuropsychologist Kim Gorgens shares her research into the connection between brain trauma and the behaviors that keep people in the revolving door of criminal justice -- and some ways to make the system more effective and safer for everyone. This talk was filmed at TEDxMileHigh. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit...

Duration:00:08:51

America’s forced marriage problem

9/10/2021
Fraidy Reiss reveals the legal and societal hurdles many women face in leaving forced marriages in the United States. This talk was filmed at TEDxFoggyBottom. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on Instagram:...

Duration:00:05:49

Fish sex - it’s weirder than you think

9/9/2021
Marine Biologist Marah J. Hardt explains how our own wellness depends on the healthy sex lives of fish. This talk was filmed at TEDxMileHigh. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on Instagram:...

Duration:00:08:47

How drones are changing healthcare logistics

9/8/2021
Rishabh Gupta explains the ways drones could make the delivery of critical health resources as effective as food delivery, even in inaccessible places. This talk was filmed at TEDxPune. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on...

Duration:00:07:38

The problem with gerrymandering

9/7/2021
Software engineer Brian Olson looks at the prevalence of gerrymandering and what we can do to stop it. This talk was filmed at TEDxCambridge. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on Instagram:...

Duration:00:07:16

Why we all need to think like breadwinners

9/6/2021
Jennifer Barrett examines the cultural perception of the term “breadwinner” and argues that women should embrace this label to attain wider financial independence. This talk was filmed at TEDxSyracuseUniversity. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter:...

Duration:00:10:25

Make jokes not war

9/3/2021
Author Zev Burton demonstrates how humor has served as a tool for survival and protest in the face of tyranny. This talk was filmed at TEDxGeorgetown. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on Instagram:...

Duration:00:06:14

Why we deserve a free and fair internet

9/2/2021
Can you imagine your life —pre or post-COVID-19 pandemic— without the Internet? Priscilla Chomba Kinywa is a digital transformations expert who has worked at the United Nations and UNICEF. Today, she speaks about the challenges those without regular web access face during the pandemic, and advocates for a truly accessible and connected world.This talk was filmed through TEDxLusakaStudio. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth...

Duration:00:07:56

Reframing the Economic Mindset

9/1/2021
Poonum Desai, an economics professor turned video journalist, argues that the way we think about --and teach-- economics needs to be updated to better reflect the needs of humanity and the planet. This walk was filmed through TEDxLenoxVillageStudio. This talk was filmed through TEDxLenoxVillageStudio. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this...

Duration:00:07:12

What it takes to teach and learn a language

8/31/2021
Have you ever been intimidated by the prospect of learning a new language? Daniela Zappador Guerra is an Italian teacher with four languages under her belt. In this episode, she shares why developing language skills is not only more accessible than you think, it can also be delightful and fun.This talk was filmed through TEDxRedondoBeachStudio. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS,...

Duration:00:06:27

The five key ingredients of a thriving remote team

8/30/2021
As more and more people conduct their work online, how can we ensure that remote, virtual and hybrid workspaces are healthy and productive? Graeme Codrington is a South African-based author, futurist and strategy consultant who shares five tips for setting up a successful workplace. This talk was filmed through TEDxPretoriaStudio. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx...

Duration:00:07:52

Boys will be what we teach them to be

8/27/2021
How can we encourage more boys and men to open up about their fears and needs? Ben Hurst from The Good Lad Initiative offers insight into how we can challenge perceptions of what men are supposed to be. This talk was filmed at TEDxStLondonWomen. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit...

Duration:00:07:56

How I advocate for missing and murdered Indigenous women

8/26/2021
Rosalie Fish, a member of the Cowlitz Tribe and competitive runner, shares how she uses the sport to bring attention to the alarming epidemic of missing and murdered Indigenous women. This talk was filmed at TEDxYouth@Seattle. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter:...

Duration:00:11:15

Are your expectations making you unhappy?

8/25/2021
Economist Nat Ware examines the ways our expectations can set us up for unhappiness-- and what we can do to keep ourselves in good spirits. This talk was filmed at TEDxKlagenfurt. All TEDx events are organized independently by volunteers in the spirit of TED's mission of ideas worth spreading. To learn more about TEDxSHORTS, the TEDx program, or give feedback on this episode, please visit http://go.ted.com/tedxshorts. Follow TEDx on Twitter: https://twitter.com/TEDx Follow TEDx on...

Duration:00:08:57