What were the most powerful ideas of 2014? Watch TED’s 8-minute highlight reel of the Year in Ideas.
Explore a fun, interactive playlist of the TED Talks of the year at http://yearinideas.ted.com/2014.
Below, a time-coded list of the talks in this video:
00:09 : Chris Hadfield: What I learned from going blind in space
00:22 : Fabien Cousteau: What I learned spending 31 days underwater
00:32 : Vincent Moon and Nana Vasconcelos: Hidden musical rituals around the world
00:42 : Daria van den Bercken: Why I take the piano on the road … and in the air
01:00 : Ben Saunders: To the South Pole and back
01:09 : Allan Adams: The discovery that could rewrite physics
01:20 : Hugh Herr: The new bionics that let us run, climb, dance
01:29 : Leanna Wen: What your doctors won’t disclose
01:41: Manu Prakash: A 50-cent microscope
01:52: Jorge Soto: The future of early cancer detection?
02:08: Eric Liu: Why ordinary people need to understand power
02:18: Pia Mancini: How to upgrade democracy
02:25: Jeremy Heimans: What new power looks like
02:40: Simon Anholt: Which country does the most good for the world?
02:51: Michael Green: What the Social Progress Index can reveal about your country
03:00: Nick Hanauer: Beware, fellow plutocrats, the pitchforks are coming
03:14: Thomas Pikkety: New thoughts on capital in the twenty-first century
03:20: Charmian Gooch: My wish: To launch a new era of openness in business
03:30: Kenneth Cukier: Big data is better data
03:37 : Jennifer Golbeck: The curly fry conundrum: Why social media ‘likes’ say more than you think
03:47: Anne Milgram: Why smart statistics are the key to fighting crime
03:57: Glenn Greenwald: Why privacy matters
04:09: Richard Ledgett: The NSA responds to Edward Snowden’s TED Talk
04:19: Edward Snowden: Here’s how we take back the Internet
Keren Elazari: Hackers: The Internet’s immune system
04:34: Melissa Fleming: Let’s help refugees thrive, not just survive
04:40: Kimberley Motley: How I defend the rule of law
04:47: Eman Mohammed: Courage to tell a hidden story
04:54: Sebastian Junger: Why veterans miss war
05:00: Kevin Briggs: The bridge between suicide and life
05:10: Sting: How I started writing songs again
05:19: Mark Ronson: How sampling transformed music
05:24: Sarah Lewis: Embrace the near-win
05:30: Elizabeth Gilbert: Success, failure and the drive to keep creating
Jamila Lysicott: 3 ways to speak English
05:49: Jill Shargaa: Please, please, please, let’s put the ‘awe’ back in ‘awesome’
06:01: Anne Curzan: What make a word ‘real?’
06:14: Nicholas Negroponte: A 30-year history of the future
06:28: Dan Gilbert: The psychology of your future self
06:34: Isabel Allende: How to live passionately—no matter your age
06:43: Ziauddin Yousafzai: My daughter, Malala
07:03: Zak Ebrahim: I am the son of a terrorist. Here’s how I chose peace.
07:12: Mellody Hobson: Color blind or color brave?
07:23: Geena Rocero: Why I must come out
07:31: Shaka Senghor: Why your worst deeds don’t define you
07:43: Maysoon Zayid: I got 99 problems … palsy is just one
08:04: Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly: Be passionate. Be courageous. Be your best.
08:12: Andrew Solomon: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are
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