Journalist and author Alex Wagner talks about her memoir, Futureface, which examines multiple identities and inconsistencies in family stories in order to find out where she belongs.
Source: The Telegraph
Read about a woman who explores the world with Google Streetview, using the project as an artistic outlet and to raise awareness for agoraphobia.
Authors David Sturt and Tood Nurstrum discuss the contagious nature of positive behaviors and emotions, inlcuding how being appeciated by someone makes us want to show our appreciation for others.
Source: Greater Good Magazine
Click this link to learn about a recent study that suggests connecting with others can make people happier.
A surprising quirk found across many languages makes it a little bit harder to express yourself.
Source: Fitness Magazine
You probably have good reasons for some of the things that scare you, but that shouldn’t stop you from enjoying life.
Source: Great Big Story
Ken Nedimyer farms coral that is then replanted into reefs in an attempt to save dying aquatic ecosystems.
Heroes can’t be described using an exact science, but many heroes share personality traits outlined in the article.
Source: The New York Times
Food waste is a global problem that plagues producers and consumers. Read about the causes and harmful effects.
Source: Fast Company
Tom Kiefer, a former Border Patrol janitor, collected items confiscated from people trying to cross the Mexico-United States border. Look through the photos in the article to see the personal belongings of those who embarked on this dangerous journey.