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Science of Happiness

Carolyn Gregoire

Why Tens Of Thousands Of People Are Signing Up For This Online Happiness Course

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 04.24.2014 | Healthy Living

The Internet is jam-packed with information about how to be happy -- much of it conflicting, and a good deal of it simply inaccurate. With over 75 mil...

Is A Happy Life The Same As A Meaningful One?

Posted 03.08.2014 | Healthy Living

By Jill Suttie and Jason Marsh Philosophers, researchers, spiritual leaders -- they've all debated what makes life worth living. Is it a life f...

Belief In Hell Comes With Big Downside, New Survey Shows

LiveScience | Wynne Perry | Posted 03.04.2014 | Science

Fire, brimstone, eternal suffering — hell is not a pleasant concept. But research has pointed to the societal benefits of a belief in supernatural ...

11 Not-So-Familiar Facts About Finding Happiness

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

Spend time with friends and family. Be sure to exercise. Get enough sleep. Scientists have long known that these and other familiar strategies rea...

Science Says You CAN Pinpoint The Source Of Happiness.. And It's Not What Most People Think

Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News

Science confirmed what we've suspected all along: Caring about others actively increases our own personal happiness. Jacob Soboroff a TakePart Live...

10 Science-Backed Tips For Lifelong Health And Happiness

James Clear | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
James Clear

There are choices that you make every day, some of which seem completely unrelated to your health and happiness, that dramatically impact the way you feel mentally and physically.

WATCH: This Experiment Will Make You Want To Thank Somebody RIGHT NOW

Posted 08.13.2013 | Good News

Soul Pancake's experiment in happiness is bound to make you smile, and maybe even pick up the phone. Turns out it takes more than just being grate...

The Science Of Happiness

Meghan Keener | Posted 03.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Meghan Keener

The field of positive psychology operates from the premise that we ought to acknowledge both the light and the dark sides of life. It focuses on positive elements of life such as character strengths, positive emotion, resilience, purpose, positive relationships, and creative achievement.

Dust, Drudgery And Bliss: Happiness And Volunteering

Mark Setton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Setton

After so many years concentrating on what makes depressed people depressed, scientists are now beginning to study what makes happy people happy.