T.E.D. Radio Hour http://publicradiodelmarva.net en How Much Does Money Motivate Us? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-much-does-money-motivate-us <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/295260995/the-money-paradox" target="_blank">The Money Paradox</a>.<p><strong>About Daniel Pink's TEDTalk</strong><p>Writer <a href="https://twitter.com/DanielPink" target="_blank">Daniel Pink</a> explains why traditional rewards like money aren't always successful motivators.<p><strong>About Daniel Pink</strong><p>Daniel Pink has written several books on the changing world of the modern workplace. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:28:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 52020 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Much Does Money Motivate Us? Does Money Make You Mean? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/does-money-make-you-mean <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/295260995/the-money-paradox" target="_blank">The Money Paradox</a>.<p><strong>About Paul Piff's TEDTalk</strong><p>Social psychologist <a href="http://paulpiff.wix.com/paulpiff" target="_blank">Paul Piff</a> describes how wealth changes behavior and how almost anyone's behavior can change when they're made to feel rich.<p><strong>About Paul Piff</strong><p>Paul Piff is a social psychologist at the <a href="http://psychology.berkeley.edu/" target="_blank">University of California, Berkeley Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:28:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 52021 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Does Money Make You Mean? Can Money Buy You Happiness? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-money-buy-you-happiness <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/295260995/the-money-paradox" target="_blank">The Money Paradox</a>.<p><strong>About Michael Norton's TEDTalk</strong><p>Social scientist <a href="http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Pages/profile.aspx?facId=326229" target="_blank">Michael Norton</a> researches how money can buy happiness — when you don't spend it on yourself. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:28:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 52019 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Money Buy You Happiness? Why Can't We Talk About An Injustice? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/why-cant-we-talk-about-injustice <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/288586249/solving-it" target="_blank">Solving It</a>.<p><strong>About Bryan Stevenson's TED Talk</strong><p>Lawyer <a href="https://its.law.nyu.edu/facultyprofiles/profile.cfm?section=bio&personID=20315" target="_blank">Bryan Stevenson</a> shares some hard truths about how America's criminal justice system works against the poor and people of color. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:38:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50814 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Why Can't We Talk About An Injustice? Is The Law Making Us Less Free? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/law-making-us-less-free <em>Part 1 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/288586249/solving-it" target="_blank">Solving It</a>.<p><strong>About Philip K. Howard's TED Talk</strong><p>Lawyer <a href="http://philipkhoward.com/" target="_blank">Philip K. Howard</a> says the U.S. has become a legal minefield — especially for teachers and doctors, whose work has been paralyzed by fear of lawsuits.<p><strong>About Philip K. Howard</strong><p>Attorney Philip K. Howard is a leading voice for legal reform in the U.S. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:38:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50815 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Is The Law Making Us Less Free? What If Our Health Care System Kept Us Healthy? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/what-if-our-health-care-system-kept-us-healthy <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/288586249/solving-it" target="_blank">Solving It</a>.<p><strong>About Rebecca Onie's TED Talk</strong><p>Health advocate <a href="https://healthleadsusa.org/person/rebecca-onie/" target="_blank">Rebecca Onie</a> describes how our health care system can be restructured to prevent — and not just treat — illness.<p><strong>About Rebecca Onie</strong><p>In 1996, college sophomore Rebecca Onie had a realization: The U.S. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:38:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50816 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net What If Our Health Care System Kept Us Healthy? How Can We All Listen Better? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-can-we-all-listen-better <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/283440560/extrasensory" target="_blank">Extrasensory</a>.<p><strong>About Julian Treasure's TEDTalk</strong><p>Sound expert Julian Treasure says we are losing our listening in a louder world. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:16:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50427 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Can We All Listen Better? Can A Prosthetic Limb Feel? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-prosthetic-limb-feel <em>Part 2 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/283440560/extrasensory" target="_blank">Extrasensory</a>.<p><strong>About Todd Kuiken's TEDTalk</strong><p>Physiatrist and engineer Todd Kuiken is building a prosthetic arm that connects with the human nervous system — improving motion, control and even feeling.<p><strong>About Todd Kuiken</strong><p><strong></strong>Todd Kuiken is a doctor and engineer at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:16:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50428 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can A Prosthetic Limb Feel? How Do You Construct A Voice? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-do-you-construct-voice <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/283440560/extrasensory" target="_blank">Extrasensory</a>.<p><strong>About Rupal Patel's TEDTalk</strong><p>Speech scientist Rupal Patel creates customized synthetic voices that enable people who can't speak to communicate in a unique voice that embodies their personality.<p><strong>About Rupal Patel</strong><p>Rupal Patel directs the Communication Analysis and Design Laboratory at Northeastern University. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:16:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 50429 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Do You Construct A Voice? Is There A Secret To Happiness? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/there-secret-happiness <em>Part 1 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/267185371/simply-happy" target="_blank">Simply Happy</a>.<p><strong>About Pharrell's Single 'Happy'</strong><p>"<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6Sxv-sUYtM&feature=kp" target="_blank">Happy</a>," originally produced for the <em>Despicable Me 2</em> soundtrack, has topped charts in more than 15 countries. The song is also featured in a <a href="http://24hoursofhappy.com/" target="_blank">24-hour music video</a>. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:32:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 49313 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Is There A Secret To Happiness? How Does Misfortune Affect Long-Term Happiness? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-does-misfortune-affect-long-term-happiness <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/267185371/simply-happy" target="_blank">Simply Happy</a>.<p><strong>About Dan Gilbert's TEDTalk</strong><p>We're doomed to be miserable if we don't get what we want — right? Not quite, says psychologist Dan Gilbert. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:32:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 49314 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Does Misfortune Affect Long-Term Happiness? What Does It Take To Be Grateful? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/what-does-it-take-be-grateful <em>Part 6 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/267185371/simply-happy" target="_blank">Simply Happy</a>.<p><strong>About David Steindl-Rast's TEDTalk</strong><p>We all want to be happy, says David Steindl-Rast, a Benedictine monk. And happiness, he suggests, is born from gratitude. An inspiring lesson in slowing down, looking where you're going, and above all, being grateful.<p><strong>About David Steindl-Rast</strong><p>David Steindl-Rast is a Benedictine monk who writes about gratefulness. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:32:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 49315 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net What Does It Take To Be Grateful? What Happens When We Slow Down? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/what-happens-when-we-slow-down <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/267185371/simply-happy" target="_blank">Simply Happiness</a>.<p><strong>About Carl Honoré's TEDTalk</strong><p>Journalist Carl Honoré believes our society's emphasis on speed erodes health, productivity and quality of life. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 15:09:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 49310 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net What Happens When We Slow Down? Does More Convenience Mean Less Privacy? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/does-more-convenience-mean-less-privacy <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/265352348/the-end-of-privacy" target="_blank">The End Of Privacy</a>.<p><em>What are your thoughts on privacy? Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:34:00 +0000 editor 48556 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Does More Convenience Mean Less Privacy? Is Too Much Privacy Bad For Your Health? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/too-much-privacy-bad-your-health <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/265352348/the-end-of-privacy" target="_blank">The End Of Privacy</a>.<p><em>What are your thoughts on privacy? Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:34:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 48557 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Is Too Much Privacy Bad For Your Health? Can The Open-Data Revolution Change Our Democracies? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-open-data-revolution-change-our-democracies <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/265352348/the-end-of-privacy" target="_blank">The End Of Privacy</a>.<p><em>What are your thoughts on privacy? Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:34:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 48558 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can The Open-Data Revolution Change Our Democracies? Have You Changed Someone's Life Without Realizing It? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/have-you-changed-someones-life-without-realizing-it <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/261084166/disruptive-leadership" target="_blank">Disruptive Leadership</a>.<p><strong>About Drew Dudley's TEDTalk</strong><p><a href="https://twitter.com/NuanceDrew" target="_blank">Drew Dudley</a> calls on us to celebrate leadership as the everyday act of improving each other's lives.<p><strong>About Drew Dudley</strong><p>Drew Dudley's interest in developing people's leadership began when he was the Leadership Development coordinator at the University of Toronto, Scarborough. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:36:00 +0000 editor 47821 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Have You Changed Someone's Life Without Realizing It? Can Grandmothers Change The World? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-grandmothers-change-world <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/261084166/disruptive-leadership" target="_blank">Disruptive Leadership</a>.<p><strong>About Bunker Roy's TEDTalk</strong><p>Bunker Roy shares stories from a <a href="http://www.barefootcollege.org/" target="_blank">school in India</a> that equips rural women for leadership by training them to become solar engineers, artisans, dentists and doctors.<p><strong>About Bunker Roy</strong><p>In 1972, Sanjit "Bunker" Roy founded the <a href="https://twitter.com/Barefootcollege/" target="_blank">B Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:36:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 47822 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Grandmothers Change The World? Can Ordinary People Become Leaders? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-ordinary-people-become-leaders <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/261084166/disruptive-leadership" target="_blank">Disruptive Leadership</a>.<p><strong>About Seth Godin's TEDTalk</strong><p><a href="https://twitter.com/ThisIsSethsBlog">Seth Godin</a> says the Internet has revived the idea of tribes based on shared values and gives ordinary people the power to lead.<p><strong>About Seth Godin</strong><p><strong></strong>Seth Godin is an entrepreneur, writer and blogger who focuses on ideas and spreading ideas. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:36:00 +0000 editor 47820 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Ordinary People Become Leaders? Can One Girl Challenge The Traditions Of Her Village? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-one-girl-challenge-traditions-her-village <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/255743572/overcoming" target="_blank">Overcoming</a>.<p><strong>About Kakenya Ntaiya's TEDTalk</strong><p><a href="https://twitter.com/KakenyaN" target="_blank">Kakenya Ntaiya</a> tells the fearless story of challenging ingrained traditions, insisting on continuing school, and becoming the first girl to leave her Maasai village for college.<p><strong>About Kakenya Ntaiya</strong><p>Kakenya Ntaiya was set to follow the traditional path of Maasai girls in Kenya — to assume the role of a you Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:48:00 +0000 editor 47119 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can One Girl Challenge The Traditions Of Her Village? Is It Possible To Live With The Voices In Your Head? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/it-possible-live-voices-your-head <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/255743572/overcoming" target="_blank">Overcoming</a>.<p><strong>About Eleanor Longden's TEDTalk</strong><p>Eleanor Longden was a normal college student — until she began hearing voices. Longden recounts her journey with schizophrenia and how she came to listen to and live with her voices.<p><strong>About Eleanor Longden</strong><p>Eleanor Longden spent many years in the psychiatric system before earning a BSc and an MSc in psychology at the University of Leeds. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:48:00 +0000 editor 47120 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Is It Possible To Live With The Voices In Your Head? What's It Like To Be Young And Bullied? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/whats-it-be-young-and-bullied <em>Part 2 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/ted-radio-hour/255743572/overcoming" target="_blank">Overcoming</a>.<p><strong>About Shane Koyczan's TEDTalk</strong><p><a href="http://www.shanekoyczan.com/" target="_blank">Shane Koyczan</a> describes growing up endlessly tormented by bullies. When he turned to spoken-word poetry to cope, he found that millions related to his anti-bullying message.<p><strong>About Shane Koyczan</strong><p><a href="https://twitter.com/Koyczan" target="_blank">Shane Koyczan</a> is a poet, author and performer. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:48:00 +0000 editor 47121 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net What's It Like To Be Young And Bullied? How Do You Get People To Pay For Music? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-do-you-get-people-pay-music <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/05/06/181684003/giving-it-away" target="_blank">Giving It Away</a>.<p><strong>About Amanda Palmer's TEDTalk</strong><p>Don't make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer: Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer, she examines the new relationship between artist and fan. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 14:37:00 +0000 NPR/TED Staff 46529 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Do You Get People To Pay For Music? Does Body Language Shape Who You Are? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/does-body-language-shape-who-you-are <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode </em><a href="http://%20www.npr.org/2013/12/02/248190652/spoken-and-unspoken" target="_blank">Spoken And Unspoken</a>.<p><strong>About Amy Cuddy's TEDTalk</strong><p>Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:29:00 +0000 editor 46182 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Does Body Language Shape Who You Are? How Does History Change The Meaning Of Words? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/how-does-history-change-meaning-words <em>Part 4 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/12/02/248190652/spoken-and-unspoken" target="_blank">Spoken And Unspoken</a>.<p><strong>About Mark Forsyth's TEDTalk</strong><p>Etymologist Mark Forsyth shares the surprising back story on the term "president."<p><strong>About Mark Forsyth</strong><p>Mark Forsyth is an author, blogger, journalist, proofreader and ghostwriter. On his blog, <a href="http://blog.inkyfool.com/" target="_blank">the Inky Fool</a>, he dispells grammar myths. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:29:00 +0000 editor 46183 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net How Does History Change The Meaning Of Words? Does The Subjunctive Have A Dark Side? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/does-subjunctive-have-dark-side <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/12/02/248190652/spoken-and-unspoken" target="_blank">Spoken And Unspoken</a>.<p><strong>About Phuc Tran's Talk</strong><p>Phuc Tran grew up caught between two languages with opposing cultural perspectives: the indicative reality of Vietnamese and the power to image endless possibilities with English. In this personal talk, Tran explains how both shaped his identity.<p><strong>About Phuc Tran</strong><p>Phuc Tran is both a Classicist and a tattooer. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:29:00 +0000 editor 46184 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Does The Subjunctive Have A Dark Side? Does Language Bring Us Together Or Pull Us Apart? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/does-language-bring-us-together-or-pull-us-apart <em>Part 2 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="www.npr.org/2013/12/02/248190652/spoken-and-unspoken" target="_blank">Spoken And Unspoken</a>.<p><strong>About Mark Pagel's TEDTalk</strong><p>Biologist Mark Pagel says our complex language system is a piece of "social technology" that allowed early human tribes to access a powerful new tool: cooperation.<p><strong>About Mark Pagel </strong><p><a href="http://www.evolution.reading.ac.uk/" target="_blank">Mark Pagel</a> is the head of the Evolution Laboratory in the biology department at the University of Reading. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:29:00 +0000 editor 46383 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Does Language Bring Us Together Or Pull Us Apart? Can Hacking The Brain Make You Healthier? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-hacking-brain-make-you-healthier <em>Part 5 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/08/05/209178988/the-hackers" target="_blank">The Hackers</a>.<p><strong>About Andres Lozano's TEDTalk</strong><p>Neurosurgeon <a href="http://www.uhnresearch.ca/researchers/profile.php?lookup=3678" target="_blank">Andres Lozano</a> talks about dramatic findings in deep brain stimulation including a woman with Parkinson's who instantly stops shaking, and brain areas eroded by Alzheimer's that are brought back to life.<p><strong>About Andres Lozano</strong><p>Neurosurgeon Andres Lozano remembers the most sati Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:10:00 +0000 editor 45830 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Hacking The Brain Make You Healthier? Can Anyone Become A Hacker? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-anyone-become-hacker <em>Part 4 of the </em>TED Radio Hour<em> episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/08/05/209178988/the-hackers" target="_blank">The Hackers</a>.<p><strong>About Jay Silver's TEDTalk</strong><p>Why can't two slices of pizza be used as a slide clicker? Why shouldn't you make music with ketchup? Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:10:00 +0000 editor 45831 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Anyone Become A Hacker? Can Anyone Learn To Be A Master Memorizer? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/can-anyone-learn-be-master-memorizer <em>Part 3 of the</em> TED Radio Hour <em>episode</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/05/09/182667116/memory-games" target="_blank">Memory Games</a>.<p><strong>About Joshua Foer's TEDTalk</strong><p>Some people can memorize thousands of numbers, the names of dozens of strangers or the precise order of cards in a shuffled deck. Science writer and U.S. Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:01:00 +0000 editor 45464 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Can Anyone Learn To Be A Master Memorizer?