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Why Understanding These Four Types of Mistakes Can Help Us Learn

"A life spent making mistakes is not only most honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing" - George Bernard Shaw

Can you solve Einstein’s Riddle?

Before he turned physics upside down, a young Albert Einstein showed off his genius by devising a complex riddle involving a stolen exotic fish and a long list of suspects.

10 Positive Character Traits Parents Should Teach Kids

To teach character and personality traits, you must live them yourself. You need to “walk the walk” of the qualities you want to transmit—not just “talk the talk.”

What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness

What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life? If you think it's fame and money, you're not alone – but, according to psychiatrist Robert Waldinger, you're mistaken. As the director of 75-year-old study on adult development, Waldinger has unprecedented access to data on true happiness and satisfaction. In this talk, he shares three important lessons learned from the study as well as some practical, old-as-the-hills wisdom on how to build a fulfilling, long life. NOTE: This study is only with men but they are expanding.