Happiness Researcher Debunks Happiness Myths | WIRED

Amy Blankson, the founder and CEO of Fearless Positivity, debunks some myths we’ve all heard about "happiness." Is it true that you either "have" happiness or you don’t? Is social media making us less happy? Does success lead to happiness? Still haven’t subscribed to WIRED on YouTube? ►► http://wrd.cm/15fP7B7 Listen […]

How Eating Camel Dung Saved Lives

Back in the day, bacterial diseases like dysentery were super deadly, but the nomadic people in northern Africa had long known about an effective, if hard to swallow, cure. Hosted by: Hank Green SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at http://www.scishowtangents.org ———- Support SciShow […]

Former FBI Agent Breaks Down Body Language We Can’t Control | WIRED

Former FBI agent and body language expert Joe Navarro breaks down the unintentional non-verbals that are displayed by human beings around the globe. Joe explains how the limbic system functions and why we act the way we do in certain situations. Check out Joe’s book "The Dictionary of Body Language" […]

The Lord of the Rings Expert Answers Tolkien Questions From Twitter | Tech Support | WIRED

The Tolkien Professor, Cory Olsen, uses the power of Twitter to answer the internet’s burning questions about J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, and all the associated lore. Does Sauron use any weapons? Do compasses exist in Middle-Earth? Is there a Tolkien book about the Goblin and Dwarf Great […]