Can Money Buy Happiness?
Can money buy happiness? We ask Michael Norton of Harvard Business School and Elizabeth Dunn of the University of British Columbia, authors of “Happy Money: The Science of Smarter Spending.”
The Population Problem
Famed physicist Michio Kaku, author of “The Physics of the Future,” discusses the population crisis and tackles the question: how many are too many?
Tapping Into Genius
Is our generation less creative? Fostering creativity and understanding genius with Dr. Roberta Ness.
The Weight Debate
Are a few extra pounds beneficial? Findings from a new study on the effect of weight on mortality. With Dr. Katherine Flegal, senior scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
What is life like for the men and women of the US military controlling robotic airplanes in Afghanistan from a command center in Las Vegas?
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