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.
Author Jonathan Gottschall talks about how storytelling is central to our lives and wired into our behavior. But what do we gain from telling tales? On this episode: the science behind the stories.
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