Author Jonathan Safran Foer talks about factory farms and his new book, Eating Animals.
A day in the life of an entrepreneur in the People’s Republic.
Young writers swerve off the beaten path to find their callings.
How professionals perceive (and cope with) work-related stress
Why playing it safe amid economic crisis isn’t necessarily safe at all.
The four new challenges facing business leaders, and what they can do about them.
Our roles and routines aren’t as clearly defined as they used to be.
A clean-energy revolution will come from people and innovation.
Using the Enneagram to decode yourself and others.
Unlock creativity with open work policies and empowered self-expression.
Using phones for social impact.
Employers could boost productivity with four-day work weeks.
Our misguided focus on brand and user experience.
What many think of as an aesthetic profession has become so much more.
Artist and TEDGlobal speaker Taryn Simon talks about her creative process and the work behind her photographs.
After her performance at TEDGlobal and the release of a new album, Imogen Heap looks at music in a whole new light.
The working homeless are too often unseen. One woman brought her story from the streets to the stage at TEDGlobal.
How do we design for people who hear textures, taste shapes, and remember the color of a person rather than a name?
Taking a different approach to education
Journalist and TEDGlobal speaker Misha Glenny investigates the secret life of organized crime.
Victor Chan, co-founder of the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education in Vancouver, considers the possibility of world peace.
Author and political scientist Parag Khanna discusses the shifting shape of global power.
A snapshot of some of the speakers at TEDGlobal 2009
TEDGlobal Fellow Evgeny Morozov argues that the US should upgrade its social media outreach.
He was the first to circle the globe in a hot-air balloon. Now Bertrand Piccard wants to do it in a plane powered by the sun.