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On Being

Stuart Brown — Play, Spirit, and Character [remix]

Thursday, June 19, 2014

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On Being

[Unedited] Stuart Brown with Krista Tippett

Thursday, June 19, 2014

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Arianna Huffington Tries to Teach Leonard About Meditation

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Arianna Huffington looks at how our relentless pursuit of success has led to an epidemic of burnout and stress-related illnesses, and an erosion in the quality of our relationships, family life, and even our careers.

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Listen to Lucy

Think you work hard? Bet you don’t.

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Think you work hard? Bet you don’t.

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Listen to Lucy

Cheer up, this is a golden age for office workers

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Cheer up, this is a golden age for office workers

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On Being

Esther Sternberg — The Science of Healing Places [remix]

Thursday, October 24, 2013

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On Being

[Unedited] Esther Sternberg with Krista Tippett

Thursday, October 24, 2013

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The Takeaway

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Biography

Monday, August 05, 2013

In this first installment in The Takeaway's series on post-traumatic stress disorder—commonly referred to as PTSD—we look at the disorder through multiple lenses. Former Marine and author of the upcoming book "The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress disorder" David Morris joins us to discuss his personal experience with PTSD, as well as in the context of psychology, medicine, and literature.

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Transportation Nation

MIT Is Making a Road Frustration Index to Measure Stresses of Driving (Video)

Friday, July 19, 2013

WNYC

Driving is stressful. To MIT researcher Kael Greco, piloting an automobile falls somewhere on the anxiety scale above giving a class presentation and below sky diving but just barely. 

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The Takeaway

Why Working Less Leads to Getting More Done

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

More than a third of American workers regularly eat lunch at their desks, and more than half plan on doing work while they're on vacation. But Tony Schwartz, author of "Be Excellent at Anything" says we're doing it all wrong — and that the trick to getting more out of work is to do less.

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Radiolab

The Great Rat Mother Switcheroo

Thursday, January 10, 2013

One of the most-asked questions after Radiolab's Inheritance show had to do with the benefits of rat-licking -- or, as Molly Webster explains, how researchers knew it was a mom's behavior, not genes, that was impacting the very DNA of her rat pups.

 

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On Being

Jon Kabat-Zinn — Opening to Our Lives [remix]

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Jon Kabat-Zinn has learned, through science and experience, about mindfulness as a way of life. This is wisdom with immediate relevance to the ordinary and extreme stresses of our time — from economic peril, to parenting, to life in a digital age.

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On Being

[Unedited] Kabat-Zinn and Krista Tippett

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Jon Kabat-Zinn has learned, through science and experience, about mindfulness as a way of life. This is wisdom with immediate relevance to the ordinary and extreme stresses of our time — from economic peril, to parenting, to life in a digital age.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Please Explain: Stress, Part 2

Friday, December 21, 2012

For this week’s Please Explain we're picking up where last week's left off. We'll find out why stress can take a toll on our mental and physical health and find out how to reduce stress in our lives and cope with it better. We're joined again by Dr. Drew Ramsey, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and co-author of The Happiness Diet,  and  Dr. Rajita Sinha, director of the Yale Stress Center, and Professor of Psychiatry, Neurobiology and Child Study at Yale University School of Medicine.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Round Up

Friday, December 21, 2012

On today’s show: Joshua Rothkopf, Richard Corliss, and John Anderson discuss some of this year’s award-winning films chosen by the New York Film Critics Circle. Jancis Robinson discusses what DNA tests have revealed about your favorite wine grapes. Actress Nina Hoss discusses “Barbara,” her new film about life in East Germany. Plus, our latest Please Explain continues our look into how to cope with stress.

Listen to Lucy

It’s time to stop stressing about stress

Sunday, December 16, 2012

It’s time to stop stressing about stress

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The Leonard Lopate Show

No Pressure

Friday, December 14, 2012

On today’s show: we look into the world of “big data” and how industries are mining our personal information to help their bottom line. Lidia Bastianich shares some foolproof Italian recipes. Karen Engelmann on her debut novel, The Stockholm Octavo. And, just in time for the holidays, Please Explain is all about stress!

The Leonard Lopate Show

Please Explain: Stress, Part 1

Friday, December 14, 2012

This week’s Please Explain is all about stress—and why it can take a toll on our mental and physical health. We're joined by Dr. Drew Ramsey, Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, looks at how stress affects our health and ways to cope with stress and anxiety in everyday life. He’s co-author of The Happiness Diet. And Rajita Sinha, director of the Yale Stress Center, and Professor of Psychiatry, Neurobiology and Child Study at Yale University School of Medicine.

Please Explain Stress, Part 2.

 

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Radiolab

Krulwich Wonders: What To Do When The Bus Doesn't Come And You Want To Scream. An Experiment

Friday, December 07, 2012

NPR

Where's the bus? It's supposed to be here by now, but it isn't. You crane your neck. Nothing. And then — miraculously — there's a solution. The bus still isn't here. But something else is.

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