TED – Top 20 Most-Watched talks

Clicking through to see the top 20 most watched TEDTalks is akin to finding a new show on Netflix. It will kill your day. If you must (and you really do) see the top 20 talks in TED six-year history, clear your calendar, shut off your email, go to the bathroom and open your mind. You’re about to learn something.

  1. Sir Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity(2006): 13,409,417 views
  2. Jill Bolte Taylor‘s stroke of insight(2008): 10,409,851
  3. Pranav Mistry on the thrilling potential of SixthSense(2009): 9,223,263
  4. David Gallo‘s underwater astonishments(2007): 7,879,541
  5. Pattie Maes and Pranav Mistry demo SixthSense(2009): 7,467,580
  6. Tony Robbins asks Why we do what we do(2006): 6,879,488
  7. Simon Sinek on how great leaders inspire action(2010): 6,050,294
  8. Steve Jobs on how to live before you die(2005): 5,444,022
  9. Hans Rosling shows the best stats you’ve ever seen(2006): 4,966,643
  10. Brene Brown talks about the power of vulnerability(2010): 4,763,038
  11. Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation(2009): 4,706,241
  12. Arthur Benjamin does mathemagic(2005): 4,658,425
  13. Elizabeth Gilbert on nurturing your genius(2009): 4,538,037
  14. Dan Gilbert asks: Why are we happy?(2004): 4,269,082
  15. Stephen Hawking asks big questions about the universe(2008): 4,153,105
  16. Jeff Han demos his breakthrough multi-touchscreen(2006): 3,891,251
  17. Johnny Lee shows Wii Remote hacks for educators(2008): 3,869,417
  18. Keith Barry does brain magic(2004): 3,847,893
  19. Mary Roach 10 things you didn’t know about orgasm(2009): 3,810,630
  20. Vijay Kumar demos robots that fly like birds (2012): 3,535,340

Courtesy – http://techcrunch.com/2012/08/21/ted-reveals-top-20-most-watched-talks-sir-ken-robinson-tops-the-list/

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