Greater Good Science

UC Berkeley's online scientific publication

https://greatergood.berkeley.edu
Greater Good magazine turns scientific research into stories, tips, and tools for a happier life and a more compassionate society. Through articles, videos, quizzes, and podcasts, we bridge the gap between scientific journals and people’s daily lives, particularly for parents, educators, business leaders, and health care professionals.
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Well-Being//

Five Ways Sleep Is Good for Your Relationships

by Greater Good Science
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Well-Being//

How Science Can Help Your Love to Last

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

How to Stop Romantic Comedies from Ruining Your Love Life

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

How to Not Get Overwhelmed by the Little Chores of Life

by Greater Good Science
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Well-Being//

What Type of Kindness Will Make You Happiest?

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

Why We Should Seek Happiness Even in Hard Times

by Greater Good Science
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Well-Being//

When Happiness Exercises Don’t Make You Happier

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

Our Favorite Books of 2018

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

Two Surprising Ways to Make Your Holidays Less Stressful

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

Why Is It So Hard to Be Vulnerable?

by Greater Good Science
Well-Being//

How to Deal with Toxic People at Work

by Greater Good Science
Wisdom//

How to Know if You’ve Married the Wrong Person

by Greater Good Science
Thrive on Campus//

This One Tool Can Increase Students’ Resilience

by Greater Good Science
Wonder//

Here's How to Let Go of Your Biggest Regrets

by Greater Good Science
Wonder//

8 Reasons Why You Should Fill Your Life With Awe

by Greater Good Science
Well-Being//

9 Scientists Share Their Favorite Happiness Practices

by Greater Good Science
Well-Being//

This Bad Habit Could Be Making You a Lot Lonelier

by Greater Good Science
Wisdom//

Why Loneliness Tends to Strike at a Certain Age

by Greater Good Science
Well-Being//

This Is Key to Your Happiness, According to a Neuroscientist

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

When You Don’t Know Something… Just Admit It

by Greater Good Science
Wisdom//

How This Love Researcher Has Kept His Love Alive

by Greater Good Science
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Wisdom//

Still Looking for That Perfect Summer Read?

by Greater Good Science

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