Tag: Intelligence

 

Tag: Intelligence

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Articles: How Awe Sharpens Our Brains

By Michelle Lani Shiota | May 11, 2016

According to emerging research, we're better thinkers when we're feeling awe.

 

Articles: Where Does Kindness Come From?

By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas | May 5, 2016

A new study fuses methods from several different branches of science to reveal the forces that shape kindness.

 
Basic Books, 2013, 397 pages.

Articles: Who is Gifted?

By Jill Suttie | October 22, 2013

A new book argues that other factors, besides IQ, are important in academic success and in life.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Making Sleep a Priority

By Christine Carter | January 17, 2013

Sleep affects everything, from our moods to our smarts to our body weight

 

Articles: A New Year’s Resolution: Find Yourself Some Trouble

By Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton | January 3, 2012

What socks can teach us about intelligence and overcoming challenges.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Making Sleep a Priority

By Christine Carter | January 9, 2011

Sleep affects everything, from our moods to our smarts to our body weight

 

Raising Happiness: How Intelligence Develops

By Christine Carter | August 25, 2009

 

Articles: Knowledge is Power

By Jeremy Adam Smith | March 1, 2008

 

Articles: The (inverse) power of praise

By Tom White | November 19, 2007

 

Articles: Book Review: The Ethical Brain

By Jason Marsh | March 1, 2006

By Michael S. Gazzaniga
Dana Press, 2005, 225 pages

 

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  • How to Find Your Power—and Avoid Abusing It

    May 17, 2016

    In an adaptation from his new book, Dacher Keltner explains the secret to gaining and keeping power: focus on the good of others.

  • Why Do We Feel Awe?

    May 10, 2016

    According to Dacher Keltner, there are important evolutionary reasons: It's good for our minds, bodies, and social connections.

  • How Mindfulness is Changing Law Enforcement

    May 18, 2016

    Meditation is helping police officers to de-escalate volatile situations, improve community relations—and improve their own well-being.

  

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