TED Talks Daily

TED Talks Daily


Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.

Categories: Education

Listen to the last episode:

What if we could use brain waves to treat Alzheimer's? Professor and neuroscientist Li-Huei Tsai details a promising new approach to artificially stimulate gamma brain waves using light and sound therapy, to increase connectivity and synchrony and delay the onset of this deadly disease. This non-invasive therapy has already been shown to work in mice -- now it's on to human clinical trials, with the potential to usher in a brighter future for everyone. (Followed by a Q&A with head of TED Chris Anderson)

Previous episodes

  • 2438 - Could we treat Alzheimer's with light and sound? | Li-Huei Tsai 
    Mon, 29 May 2023
  • 2437 - The dinosaur detectives of real-life Jurassic parks | Martin Lockley 
    Fri, 26 May 2023
  • 2436 - Are life-saving medicines hiding in the world's coldest places? | Normand Voyer 
    Thu, 25 May 2023
  • 2435 - A foster care system where every child has a loving home | Sixto Cancel 
    Wed, 24 May 2023
  • 2434 - Is someone you love suffering in silence? Here's what to do | Gus Worland 
    Tue, 23 May 2023
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