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McConaughey gives a tip of the a hat to the science of gratitude in his acceptance speech for best actor at the Oscars. 

Six yoga teachers will get full scholarship to this 12-month mindfulness training program.

Washington Post Magazine explores how mindfulness meditation is helping prisoners learn the connection between thoughts, feelings, impulses, and behaviours.

David Marshall's documentary film about a hospice class in Rochester, New York, where students learn to care for dying, is making its way to South By Southwest next month.

As a powerful industry grows around the practice, The Guardian asks: does mindfulness really work?

Join Jan Chozen Bays, MD, author of Mindful Eating, for this 5-day professional training retreat. 

Harris, author of the forthcoming book 10% Happier, on how he became a "reluctant convert to meditation."

A recent study finds that selfless love turns off the same reward areas in the brain that light up when lovers see each other. 

The Rubin Museum of Art posts a conversation with Philip Seymour Hoffman and philosopher Simon Critchley, titled "Happy Talk."

Registration is open for The Greater Good Science Center's annual residential summer institute for educators.