9 Apr 2017

The Spirit Of Inquiry – 9 April

From TED Radio Hour, 7:06 pm on 9 April 2017

The Spirit Of Inquiry

The force behind scientific progress is the simple act of asking questions. This episode, TED speakers explore how a deeper and more humble style of inquiry may help achieve the next big breakthrough.

Michael Stevens: How Do You Find Smart Answers to Quirky Questions?
Naomi Oreskes: Why Should We Believe In Science?
Kevin Jones: Can Embracing Uncertainty Lead To Better Medicine?
Liz Coleman: How Do We Teach College Students To Ask Big Questions?
Eric Haseltine: Can The Past Guide Us To Future Scientific Breakthroughs?

From NPR’s  TED Radio Hour