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Articles: The Top 10 Insights from the “Science of a Meaningful Life” in 2012

By Jason Marsh, Lauren Klein, Jeremy Adam Smith | January 3, 2013

The most surprising, provocative, and inspiring findings published this past year.

 

Raising Happiness: 3 New Year’s Resolutions that Will Make You Happier

By Christine Carter | December 23, 2012

This year, skip the New Year’s diet and do something fun.

 

Articles: A “Thnx” a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas | December 19, 2012

Research predicts gratitude will make people happier and healthier. But we didn't expect our new online gratitude journal, Thnx4.org, to have such a positive impact on participants.

 

Articles: December Education Newsletter

By Vicki Zakrzewski | December 12, 2012

Want round-ups of recent Greater Good Education posts delivered to your email Inbox? Sign up for our education newsletter!

 

Raising Happiness: Are We Wired to Want Stuff?

By Christine Carter | December 10, 2012

Neuroscience can explain why your kids have the holiday gimmees.

 

Raising Happiness: Tuesday Tip: Feel Madly in Love

By Christine Carter | December 4, 2012

One thing you can do today to be happier.

 

Articles: How to Foster Gratitude in Schools

By Jeffrey Froh, Giacomo Bono | November 19, 2012

When students are thankful, they feel more connected to their schools and teachers, explain researchers Jeffrey J. Froh and Giacomo Bono.

 

Articles: Gratitude Research: Why Bother?

By Jeremy Adam Smith | November 19, 2012

Critics say gratitude is unworthy of scientific study, and shouldn't be promoted in schools. We disagree!

 
Christine Carter explains why gratitude—an emotion that can seem hokey—actually provides a significant boost to our happiness and life satisfaction.

Videos and Podcasts: Why Gratitude Works

By Christine Carter | November 15, 2012

Christine Carter explains why gratitude—an emotion that can seem hokey—actually provides a significant boost to our happiness and life satisfaction.

 
A new slew of tips from Rona and I for fostering gratitude—and combating entitlement—in our children.

Videos and Podcasts: Giving Thanks

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 15, 2012

A new slew of tips from Rona and I for fostering gratitude—and combating entitlement—in our children.

 
With Thanksgiving approaching, Christine Carter offers three ways to help adults and kids truly make the holidays a time for gratitude.

Videos and Podcasts: Holiday Gratitude Traditions

By Christine Carter | November 12, 2012

With Thanksgiving approaching, Christine Carter offers three ways to help adults and kids truly make the holidays a time for gratitude.

 

Articles: Do We Care for Our Teachers?

By Vicki Zakrzewski | October 23, 2012

To create a caring school community, research tells us that care must be extended to everyone.

 

Articles: Robert Emmons Argues that Gratitude is “Queen of the Virtues”

By Jason Marsh | September 21, 2012

In a new essay for Big Questions Online, he says we overlook gratitude's greatest benefits when we just focus on happiness.

 

Raising Happiness: How to Get the Most Out of Family Dinners

By Christine Carter | August 20, 2012

Part 7 in a series: Christine Carter and bestselling author Kelly Corrigan talk about how to get the most out of family dinners.

 

Articles: When Are You Sacrificing Too Much in Your Relationship?

By Amie M. Gordon | August 15, 2012

Close relationships require sacrifice. Here are seven questions to ask yourself before you give up too much.

 

Articles: 12 Steps to Happiness

By Stacey Kennelly | August 9, 2012

A slideshow illustrating a dozen research-tested happiness activities you can start practicing today.

 

Articles: 10 Steps to Savoring the Good Things in Life

By Stacey Kennelly | July 23, 2012

We get plenty of advice for coping with life’s negative events. But can we deliberately enhance the impact of good things on our lives?

 

Articles: Should Women Thank Men for Doing the Dishes?

By Jeremy Adam Smith | July 5, 2012

Anne-Marie Slaughter’s “Having it All” essay in this month's The Atlantic raises important questions about men, women... and gratitude.

 

Articles: A Scientific Reason to Stop and Smell the Roses

By Stacey Kennelly | July 3, 2012

A new study suggests people are happier when they take time to appreciate the good things in life.

 
The top line represents the "happiness" search volume index, 2004-2012. The bottom line shows how frequently "happiness" has turned up in Google News stories during the same period.

Articles: What We Google When We Google Love

By Jeremy Adam Smith | June 19, 2012

Internet searches for positive emotions and behaviors are increasing; searches for negative emotions are staying flat. We don't know why, but we know people are searching for what's good in humanity.

 

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