What is it about certain melodies that can relax our nerves and rock us to sleep? We explore the science of calming music with pianist Rosey Chan.
A Q&A with Jack Kornfield about giving feedback at work, using social media wisely, and the poetry in his teachings.
A new book offers an alternative to allyship: radical friendship.
Thank you. Gracias. Merci. Every language has a word for gratitude. But why do we feel it? How can we experience more of it? We revisit some…
There are more multiethnic and multi-faith families than ever. A new study reveals how their values and traditions are coming together.
Today, we wear masks to celebrate Halloween and ward off disease—but the mask has deep roots in human history. Here’s what masks mean to us.
While votes for the 2020 election are counted, our contributors weigh in on what we as individuals can do now to preserve our well-being and…
Are you struggling to discover your purpose? That may be because you feel isolated from other people. Here's how you can overcome that.
Different cultures value different things—and that matters for happiness.
We round up the most-read Greater Good articles from the past year—and our editors pick the best of the rest.
Tough compassion means speaking up, setting boundaries, and making uncomfortable choices for the greater good.
A journey through expressions of gratitude during the pandemic reveals how we're helping each other through it.