Special Report

25 Most Viewed TED Talks of All Time

15. How I Held My Breath for 17 Minutes
> Views as of Jan. 10, 2022: 28,555,814
> Speaker: David Blaine
> Profession: Illusionist, endurance artist
> When aired: October 2009

14. The Danger of a Single Story
> Views as of Jan. 10, 2022: 29,698,519
> Speaker: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
> Profession: Novelist
> When aired: July 2009

13. The Power of Introverts
> Views as of Jan. 10, 2022: 30,277,366
> Speaker: Susan Cain
> Profession: Quiet revolutionary
> When aired: February 2012

12. The Art of Misdirection
> Views as of Jan. 10, 2022: 30,996,109
> Speaker: Apollo Robbins
> Profession: Gentleman thief
> When aired: June 2013

11. How to Spot a Liar
> Views as of Jan. 10, 2022: 31,673,825
> Speaker: Pamela Meyer
> Profession: Lie detector
> When aired: July 2011

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