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October 3, 2012

 

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Parents May Be Happier Than Childless Couples

I keep hearing about studies suggesting that parents are less happy than childless couples and single people without children. How sound is this science?

June 18, 2012

 

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What Is The Equation For A Happy, Healthy Teen?

Teenagers are often a difficult bunch. With all those hormones flooding their bodies, they can be moody, unpredictable, and prone to making dubious choices.

February 16, 2012

 

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Materialistic Couples Have More Problems

Being too fixated on money can lead to less happiness.

February 28, 2011

 

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“Money Can’t Buy Me Love.” … Or, Maybe It Can!

Can money make you happy? Psychologists believe that up to a certain point money can buy happiness, so to speak.

June 20, 2006

 

Rembrandt painting 'The Sisters'

The Art of Neuroscience

The next time you're at an art museum, pay careful attention to the portraits. You'll find that the majority portray the subject's face from the left side.

July 29, 2004

 

Don’t Be Choosy

Ever get frustrated by too many choices? Your frustration could lead to clinical depression. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Emotional Brains

Ever wonder how the different sides of the brain operate? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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