Research suggests that more economic and racial equality means more voting—and more voting means more equality.
A new book looks to the last century to understand how Americans can overcome the challenges they face today.
Children’s book author Yuyi Morales writes a gratitude letter to the librarian who had a big impact on her.
Americans are stressed out by their presidential election. These questions will help you check in with yourself—and perhaps boost your resilience.
Fleeting, everyday social interactions matter for our well-being, research suggests.
A journey through expressions of gratitude during the pandemic reveals how we're helping each other through it.
This month, protect your well-being at work, at home, and in community.
Psychologist Catherine Sanderson explains how to be more courageous in speaking up about bad behavior, from offensive speech to harmful actions.
Are you struggling to discover your purpose? That may be because you feel isolated from other people. Here's how you can overcome that.
The backlash against protests by Colin Kaepernick and other athletes raises scientific questions about body language, power, and group dynamics.
As groups, organizations, and nations, we can find love and healing after being wronged.
Forget the Oscars. With the Greater Goodies, we're honoring movies from the past year that exemplify forgiveness, resilience, empathy, and…
A Q&A with MIT professor Sherry Turkle about her new book, Reclaiming Conversation.
People can become desensitized to appeals for donations. Here’s how to overcome the collapse of compassion.
According to a new book, we tend to blame kids who struggle rather than blaming their environment.
As we age, we tend to shed family and friends—which can hurt our mental and physical health. How can we design communities for seniors that…