54 min

Steven Johnson wants to know how enlightenment happens The TED Interview

    • Personal Journals

Listen on Apple Podcasts
Requires subscription and macOS 11.4 or higher

It’s official, the TED Interview has a new host! In Chris’s last episode as head of the show, he interviews his successor, bestselling science and technology author Steven Johnson. Two self-described intellectual soulmates, Chris and Steven take a deep dive in discussing where ideas come from, how optimism benefits creative ideation, the complex and even controversial process of discovery, and the beauty of what they call the “adjacent possible.”

It’s official, the TED Interview has a new host! In Chris’s last episode as head of the show, he interviews his successor, bestselling science and technology author Steven Johnson. Two self-described intellectual soulmates, Chris and Steven take a deep dive in discussing where ideas come from, how optimism benefits creative ideation, the complex and even controversial process of discovery, and the beauty of what they call the “adjacent possible.”

54 min

More by TED Talks

TED Talks Daily
TED
How to Be a Better Human
TED and PRX
WorkLife with Adam Grant
TED
ReThinking
TED
TED Health
TED
TED Business
TED