happiness

Science, Health and Technology
5:51 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

New study looks at gender differences in autobiographical stories

Adolescent women tend to have more elaborate and reflective autobiographical narratives, according to an MU study.
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This week, we’ll hear about gender differences in the ways that adolescents talk about themselves, and revisit an interview about happiness.

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Science, Health and Technology
10:35 am
Thu June 14, 2012

How to stay happier for longer

Swamibu Flickr

Psychology professors Kennon Sheldon and University of California-Riverside professor Sonja Lyubomirsky have published a study claiming that happiness boosts from positive life changes. 

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Under the Microscope
5:05 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

How to be happy

Gary Robinson, a jeweler by trade, brightens the lives of some by doubling as an electronics repairman.
Scott Pham KBIA

On today’s show, we’ll hear about an unlikely place to get small electronics repaired, and learn more about the key to being happy.

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Science, Health and Technology
4:58 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

MU professor discusses his "happiness model"

Dr. Kennon Sheldon, MU professor of psychology
Matt Veto KBIA

An MU psychology professor has put a tactical spin on happiness. 

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