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Ask Baba Yaga: How Can I Create Stability?

Transcript after the jump.<p><b>Dear Baba Yaga,</b><p>Ever since I quit a stressful job three years ago, I have been floating between periods of unemployment. …

What Makes Us Feel Better When We’re Sad?

<i>by Isabel Slone</i><p>Everyone has a favourite activity for when they’re mildly depressed. For some, it’s huddling in bed with a comforter pulled up around …

This week’s playlist: Chilled out

View Caption Hide Caption<p>Stuart Murdoch of Belle & Sebastian (MIGUEL GUTIERREZ JR / AMERICAN -STATESMAN)<p>As soon as you can see your breath, it’s time …

The Real Roots of Midlife Crisis

What a growing body of research reveals about the biology of human happiness—and how to navigate the (temporary) slump in middle age<p>This summer, a friend called in a state of unhappy perplexity. At age 47, after years of struggling to find security in academia, he had received tenure. Instead of …