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Episode 19: Getting Some Perspective

Are you stuck ruminating about the past?  Legendary pro-skater Tommy Guerrero tries…

Episode 18: Listen Like It’s Your First Date

Do you find yourself looking at your phone when you're supposed to be paying attention to a…

Episode 17: Why You Shouldn’t Hate Small Talk

Many of us avoid chatting with strangers – isn't small talk tedious and dull? Listen as…

Episode 16: How to Change Your Mind

Author Michael Pollan, shares his experiences on being a guinea pig for his new book, How…

Episode 15: What Do You Want To Do With Your Life?

Did you know what you wanted when you were in high school? Our teen guinea pig takes on the…

Episode 14: What Are You Afraid Of?

Would you rather swim with sharks or give a speech before thousands of people? Discover how…

Episode 13: How to Forgive Your Father

Holding on to a grudge? Hear how our happiness guinea pig tried to let go of deep-seated…

Episode 12: Feeling Angry? Try This

For years, Dan Harris of ABC News was plagued by anxiety, depression, and streaks…

Episode 11: How to Let Someone Love You

In hard times, do you seek comfort from others or turn inwards? Find out how our Happiness…

Episode 10: Is There Someone You Need to Thank?

Is there someone important you've never properly thanked? Find how award-winning children's…

Episode 9: Can you Predict What Will Make You Happy?

Do memories of your past affect your happiness today? Susannah Cahalan was young and…

Episode 8: How to Find Your Best Possible Self

Does imagining your future make you more happy—or more anxious? Our Happiness Guinea Pig…

Episode 7: How Gratitude Benefits Your Brain

Can you train your brain to be more grateful? Todd Zwillich, host of The Takeaway takes on…

Episode 6: Krista Tippett on Being Grounded in Your Body

Are you so stressed that it wears you down physically as well as mentally? Discover how…

Episode 5: Walk Outside with Inside Out’s Pete Docter

Do you dwell on the negative and let moments of joy just pass you by? Discover how the…

Episode 4: Why Laughing is Good for You

What should you do when you thought you had it all—but find out you've had it all wrong?…

Episode 3: How to Fall in Love with Anyone

Can 36 questions help you fall in love—and stay in love? Best-selling author Kelly…

Episode 2: Quieting Your Inner Critic

Are you too hard on yourself? Our Happiness Guinea Pig spent most of his life behind…

Episode 1: Three Good Things

Do you take the good things in life for granted? You’re not alone, and studies show it's…

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Get a taste of what's to come on The Science of Happiness, a practical and inspiring new…