TED Radio Hour


Exploring the biggest questions of our time with the help of the world's greatest thinkers. Host Manoush Zomorodi inspires us to learn more about the world, our communities, and most importantly, ourselves.

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Our Editor's Take

The TED brand is a well-known platform for enlightening talks from inspirational people. The TED Radio Hour podcast provides another accessible outlet for its work. This podcast features talks that illuminate gig ideas and questions. Speakers reveal astonishing inventions and surprising elements of the creative process. The talks here are informative, surprising, and concise.

TED Radio Hour from NPR is a podcast that focuses on ideas. The show covers topics including leadership, creativity, and science. Episodes may discuss varied topics, such as how humor impacts daily life or the specifics of avian reproduction. The TED Radio Hour is a podcast that explores subjects in-depth in fun and insightful ways.

Host Manoush Zomorodi is an experienced journalist with over ten years in the field. She's hosted two other podcasts, Note to Self and ZigZag. Her experience has mades her a thoughtful and engaging host. She keeps the conversations on track and asks deep questions.

The real standouts of the show, though, are often the TED speakers she interviews. No matter the topic, there's always an expert to offer more insight. If money is the subject, a financial advisor will be on the panel. When the topic of heartache comes up, a cardiologist offers their expertise. TED isn't only about exploring ideas—it's about doing so in a new, accessible way.

The podcast only runs for about 45 minutes, making it an easy listen. New episodes are released on Fridays. Due to TED's wide breadth of topics, listeners can dip into any episode that interests them. All episodes of the TED Radio Hour are available now on Amazon Music.

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