Treat Your Loneliness Like You Would Thirst or Hunger

lonely man

Is loneliness an existential condition or a biological function?

This is What It Feels Like Like to Be Transgender

lee_mokobe_tedtalk

In this TedTalk, Lee Mokobe gives a soul-baring description of what it feels like to be transgender in a highly gendered culture.

All you Need is Your Body, Privacy, and Two Minutes

2 superheroes

By tweaking your body language, you can tweak your brain into performing optimally in a stressful situation.

This Man Has Been Given One Million Dollars to Listen to You

SC trailer

If someone gave you one hour of their undivided attention, what would you tell them about yourself?

Is Your Friday Night Spent Choosing Between Risky Sex or Happiness?

brain

Men, Change The Lens Your Brain is Using, and You Can Change Everything.

#61: Malala’s Dad, Educator, and Fighter for Women’s Rights

Ziauddin Yousafzai: Malala's Dad, Educator, and Fighter for Women's Rights

“Don’t ask me what I did. Ask me what I did not do. I did not clip her wings, and that’s all.”

TED Talks Saved My Life

TED Bill Gates

You are a leader on a global scale. Make your mark a positive one.

How to Achieve Happiness Despite Everyday Challenges

Choosing Happiness Achor

Shawn Achor, author of “The Happiness Advantage”, offers 6 strategies for choosing happiness despite life’s challenges.

Putting Your Past in Perspective

Past-in-Perspective

Our pasts can either empower us, or immobilize us. The choice is yours.

Say More, Talk Less: 5 Ways To Better Your Conversation Skills

e-d-talk

While many of us rely heavily on technology for communication, we still need to talk to people in the real world.

I Ran a Marathon on Every Continent for the Price of Your Parking Spot

6862603735_abd23dc767_z

Tyler Tervooren helps you map out adventure at an affordable cost.

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

walk a mile in her shoes

Edie Weinstein is ready to don her red shoes for a good cause along with hundreds of spike heeled men. Oh, and she’ll shave her legs for the occasion.

5 Ways Cuddling Makes Us Healthier

how to cuddle, cuddling, men's health, hugging, snuggling, touch, de-stress, men with puppies, massage, praying, hot baths

Touch releases oxytocin, which makes us feel better. But can hugging make us better human beings?

The Dean of Eye Contact: Clifford Nass Obit

nass

Michael Stusser, our #DigitalMadness columnist, offers an essay-obituary about Professor Clifford Nass, one of his personal inspirations.

Judge to Vet: “Your Service in Iraq Makes You a Threat to Society.”

enhanced-buzz-19101-1383065434-0

How war led to a ten year prison sentence for Andrew Chambers.

Effective Altruism: Where Peter Singer Gets Philanthropy Wrong

fin mon

Your $5,000 could save one life in your community but seven lives in Africa. Where would you choose to give? And why?