We live in a time where we quickly put people in boxes. This video demonstrates that we have more in common than we think.Read More
*Warning – There are two spots (beginning and end) where foul language is in the video clip, but watch this powerful video short on today’s society and the obsession with self-promotion vs actual social interaction.Read More
The Science of Happiness Team brings in people and asks them to think of someone that they are holding a grudge or resentment against and to write down what it is that has bothered them as well as what they would say to forgive if they could. They then have the people read their letters in front of a mirror.Read More
This informative and captivating video unpacks the problems with social media and the “false hope” that it provides, when really what we need is real life connection and relationship. This short slip reveals the importance of 1-on-1 interaction, instead of the “fake” relationships we have online.Read More
Soul Pancake conducts an experiment in which volunteers are told to describe the most influential person in their life. The volunteers then are asked to call the person they thought of and read their description. The study demonstrates the the difference it makes in their measured happiness by having the subjects take a test before and after the experiment.Read More
In a spoken word, Katie Makkai redefines the word “pretty”. She challenges the hegemonic idea of physical beauty and promotes inner beauty and character instead.
*video contains foul language.Read More