NEWS and Mindful magazine are pleased to sponsor a special (and free) teleconference on July 24 with the Levines—renowned spiritual teachers, authors, and pioneers in the conscious care of the dying. 

Costa Rica and Vietnam: the happiest countries? 

Need to do some serious multitasking? Meditation training can help, new research shows.

Research by Baylor University in Waco, Texas reveals that 37 percent of female entrepreneurs practice meditation—almost 10 percent more than their male counterparts. 

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has released a new mindfulness video as part of their Mind the Moment (MTM) program.

Tickets are now available for the 4th annual Wisdom 2.0 conference, taking place on Feb. 21-24, 2013 in San Francisco. The conference, which has sold out in the last two years, will explore "living with mindfulness, wisdom and greater purpose in the modern age."

On Monday, June 4, Ohio Congressman Tim Ryan will talk about his new book and "mindful change in the way we live our lives" in Santa Monica, CA., in a benefit for InsightLA.

On July 19, esteemed composer and longtime Garrison Institute supporter Philip Glass will perform in a rare Hudson Valley concert benefiting the institute. 

What happens when teens play games that emphasize kindness and compassion instead of violence and aggression? Neuroscientist Richard Davidson plans to find out.