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Want a random TED Talk? Try Surprise Me!

As Barry Schwartz explained in his classic TED Talk “The paradox of choice,” the more options you have, the more confounding making a decision can feel. This is the logic behind our new Surprise Me feature, a serendipity engine that lets you decide what kind of talks you’d like to see and how long you have to watch them. It’s an easy way to find great talks you’ve never seen before. Some of options you can try:

But the sky is the limit here. Create your own personalized playlist by heading to our Surprise Me page. Enjoy!