Where good ideas come from | Steven Johnson download

Download People often credit their ideas to individual "Eureka!" moments. But Steven Johnson shows how history tells a different story. His fascinating tour takes us from the "liquid networks" of London's coffee houses to Charles Darwin's long, slow hunch to today's high-velocity web.

TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have included Al Gore on climate change, Philippe Starck on design, Jill Bolte Taylor on observing her own stroke, Nicholas Negroponte on One Laptop per Child, Jane Goodall on chimpanzees, Bill Gates on malaria and mosquitoes, Pattie Maes on the "Sixth Sense" wearable tech, and "Lost" producer JJ Abrams on the allure of mystery. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at Watch a highlight reel of the Top 10 TEDTalks at
Duration: 18:17 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
Rory Sutherland: Perspective is everything
Duration: 18:25 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
The art of innovation | Guy Kawasaki | TEDxBerkeley
Duration: 21:16 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
How to Learn Anything... Fast - Josh Kaufman
Duration: 23:20 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
How great leaders inspire action | Simon Sinek
Duration: 18:35 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
Why societies collapse | Jared Diamond
Duration: 19:49 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
How to Achieve Ultra High Performance | Dr. Michael Gervais on Impact Theory
Duration: 41:41 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
The difference between winning and succeeding | John Wooden
Duration: 17:37 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
Why does the universe exist? | Jim Holt
Duration: 17:22 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps
The future we're building -- and boring | Elon Musk
Duration: 40:51 FileType: mp3 - Bitrate: 320 Kbps