From a 12-year-old genius to unusual friendships and athletes who showed true sportsmanship, these stories reminded us of the joy that has existed in this difficult year.
"Hedonometer is reflecting Twitter's live blog of societal disruption; the pandemic, pervasive structural racism... not to mention economic inequality," professor Chris Danforth told Newsweek.
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Nature provides us with a simple way to improve emotional health—in this case, flowers. The presence of flowers triggers happy emotions, heightens feelings of life satisfaction, and affects social behavior in a positive manner far beyond what is normally believed.
"It doesn't seem fair that you get to complain both when she is happy and when she is not."
From manifesting gratitude to "adopt a puppy," contemporary wisemen including Deepak Chopra, E. Jean Carroll, Gretchen Rubin and more shared their No. 1 New Year's resolutions for 2020 with Newsweek.
A sense of identity, authentic relationships with friends and family members and a sense of accomplishment could all help cultivate this attitude, an expert told Newsweek.
Researchers have attempted to create a happiness index based on books and newspaper clippings, with the words used in the text treated as a way to gauge public emotion over the last 200 years.
Researchers tested people with photos of genuine and fake emotions to find out if those with psychopathic traits could tell the difference.
Minnesota ranked highest in physical health, economic stability and quality of life, while last-place Louisiana suffered from poor health and high unemployment.
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Experts believe parents' success plays a part in how content a man is.
Famous figures from Oprah Winfrey to Michelle Obama give their two cents on happiness.
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