To be happier, focus on what’s within your control
How ‘The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám’ inspired Victorian hedonists
If money can make you happy, does debt make you sad?
Tripping in the ICU
The self-help game
Nobody is normal
Feel-good fractals: from ocean waves to Jackson Pollock’s art
Life-and-death thought experiments are correctly unsolvable
Empathy is an overrated skill when dispensing medical care
Karin Jongsma & Verena Klar
Is this medical bulimia?
Nitin K Ahuja
What else do we lose when we lose sight of the stars?
How people with sports addiction are like drug addicts
Don’t think too positive
Falling for sleep
Why exhaustion is not unique to our overstimulated age
Anna Katharina Schaffner
Doctors have become less empathetic, but is it their fault?
‘Chemophobia’ is irrational, harmful – and hard to break
Decriminalising sex work is better for everyone
Maria Laura Di Tommaso & Marina Della Giusta
In praise of patience
The reason we like the tidy feelings of home is evolutionary
When does the future begin? A study in maximising motivation
Why is death bad?
The cruelty of kindness
The mental suffering of ICU patients could easily be lessened
Is philosophy therapy, or is it simply a search for truth?
Nigel Warburton & Jules Evans
Why sad songs can be feel-good and noise music can be nice
Saved by the book
Books are dangerous