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This Emotional Life
This Emotional Life
Your Friends' Friends Can Make You Happy
Dr. Nicholas Christakis explains how happiness flows one person to another.
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The Rituals of Courtship
Dr. Marc D. Hauser talks about the rituals of human courtship.
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The First Connection
Dr. Lane Strathearn talks about the mother-child bond and how that sets the
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Career and friendship
John Leguizamo talks about how success altered his priorities and threatened his frien
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Actor John Leguizamo talks about intensity of youth in the quest
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A Special Emotion
Dr. Nicholas Christakis, talks about the uniquely personal nature of grief.
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When Chevy Met Jayni
Actor Chevy Chase and his wife Jayni share their story of how they met and fell in love.
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Elizabeth Gilbert describes infatuation as loves antichamber, a place wh
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The Price of Being Human
Kay Redfield Jamison, a clinical psychologist and writer, talks about l
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Elizabeth Gilbert talks about how she chooses her friends.
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Dr. Art Aron discusses his Capilano Bridge experiment and the relation.
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Jason, who suffers from Asperger's Syndrom, talks about his strug
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You can't buy happiness
America Ferrara shares a personal story about the isolation she felt in the e
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The Roots of Love
Dr. David Buss talks about the universality of love and the differences between
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John McEnroe talks about the difficulty of maintaining friendships.
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Born on a Sunny Day
Katie Couric, the anchor of CBS Evening News, shares her personal story of lo
The Tap Code
Bob Shumaker describes the Tap Code he developed as a POW.
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Elizabeth Gilbert on relationships
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Sorting out the good from the bad
Dr. John Norcross on the dangers of self-help
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Moments of absolute absorption
Writer Adam Gopnik finds happiness in being "vigilantly absorbed in some activity."
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The $20M key to happiness
For Chevy Chase happiness is found in his family and pets, well maybe not all the pets.
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That juicy state of happiness
For Alanis Morissette, happiness is a temporary but "juicy" state.
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Happiness? What happiness?
For actor John Leguizamo, happiness is finding enjoyment in life's struggles.
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