Category: TED-Ed Lessons

Top 5 most popular literature & language TED-Ed Lessons

If you’re ready to level up your working knowledge of literature and language, check out these five popular TED-Ed Lessons: 1. The language of lying We hear anywhere from 10 to 200 lies a day. And although we’ve spent much [...]

5 actions to protect birds where you live

In honor of Bird Day, we took a few tips from Audubon on how to take action to protect birds and paired them with some of our favorite bird visuals from our TED-Ed Lessons. 1. Reduce or eliminate pesticide and [...]

Top 5 most popular business & economics TED-Ed Lessons

Are you interested in learning more about how money gets its value, or how economic bubbles build and then burst? Level up your working knowledge of business and economics with these 5 TED-Ed Lessons. 1. What gives a dollar bill [...]

9 TED-Ed Lessons to celebrate World Poetry Day

Some things are best expressed by poets. To recognize the unique ability of poetry, UNESCO declared March 21st as World Poetry Day to celebrate diversity and oral tradition. In honor of the holiday, enjoy watching these 9 TED-Ed lessons on [...]

Top 5 most popular health TED-Ed Lessons

If you’re interested in building healthy habits this year and beyond, check out this playlist of TED-Ed’s top 5 most viewed health and nutrition lessons. 1. What would happen if you didn’t drink water? Water is essentially everywhere in our [...]

5 TED-Ed Lessons to watch on World Wildlife Day

Five years ago, the United Nations declared March 3rd as World Wildlife Day in hopes of creating support for both national and global action to protect and celebrate Earth’s rich animal and plant life. Brush up on your wildlife knowledge [...]

Character design 101: How to infuse a drawing with personality

How do you give a drawing of a zebra finch a clear personality? How can you use your personal relationships to infuse a drawing with character? TED-Ed animator Lisa LaBracio, who directed and animated our lesson “How do birds learn [...]