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Articles: The New Science of Singing Together

By Jacques Launay, Eiluned Pearce | December 4, 2015

Studies find that singing in a choir helps forge social bonds—and it might even make you healthier.

 

Articles: Four Ways Music Strengthens Social Bonds

By Jill Suttie | January 15, 2015

Why would human evolution have given us music? New research says the answer may lie in our drive to connect.

 
Valorie Salimpoor, McGill University

Articles: Why We Love Music

By Jill Suttie | January 12, 2015

Researchers are discovering how music affects the brain, helping us to make sense of its real emotional and social power.

 
Joshua Wolf Shenk

Articles: The Social Artist

By Jill Suttie | September 23, 2014

A new book argues that creativity can be—and often is—a social endeavor, rather than the work of a lone genius.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | August 2, 2012

Kids need creativity for science and math as well as art!

 
Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

Videos and Podcasts: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | August 2, 2012

Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

 
Houghton, Mifflin, Harcourt, 2012, 272 pages

Articles: The Storytelling Animal

By Jill Suttie | June 13, 2012

A new book explores how stories make us human.

 
Adapted from Jonah Lehrer's new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works.

Articles: Five Tips for Reaching Your Creative Potential

By Jonah Lehrer | April 11, 2012

Jonah Lehrer's new book shows that creativity is not a single gift possessed by the lucky few. It’s a variety of distinct thought processes that we can all learn to use more effectively.

 

Articles: How Creativity Works

By Jeremy Adam Smith | April 10, 2012

Imagine author Jonah Lehrer explores how neuroscientific discoveries have helped us understand the ways we imagine new things.

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Does Music Make Us Smarter?

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: A Good Story Can Be Good for Your Health

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | February 28, 2011

Kids need creativity for science and math as well as art!

 
Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

Videos and Podcasts: 7 Ways to Foster Creativity

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | February 28, 2011

Creativity is an important lifeskill that we can teach kids.

 

Articles: Want Happy Workers? Sometimes a Plant is Enough

By Andrew Lewis | January 11, 2011

Refuting the management experts, a recent study suggests employees should be free to decorate their own workspaces.

 

Articles: Tiny Artists

By Kyle Smith | July 1, 2010

A new study challenges the need for academic preschools.

 

Articles: Check Out Oakland Local

By Jason Marsh | October 20, 2009

 

Articles: Tell Us What Movie Makes YOU Happy

By Jason Marsh | September 2, 2009

 

Articles: The Art of Relief

By Josiah Leong | July 23, 2009

 

Articles: Fun Making Things

By Jeremy Adam Smith | May 26, 2009

An interview with Pete Docter, director of the new film, Up.

 

Articles: Public Arts Funding Receives a Much Needed Shot in the Arm

By Kevin LaRose | March 20, 2009

 

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