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What is happiness?

Uncle: ┬áThere are two kinds of happiness. We feel the first kind, pleasure, when our sports team wins, or win money, or when we spend time with people we love. We also feel pleasure when we experience emotions such as … Continue reading

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How did happiness evolve?

Nephew: Okay, I understand how natural selection works. I ask again: you said core happiness comes from satisfying long-term, ongoing innate needs. What did you mean? Uncle: First let me say that it is hard to speak of evolution without … Continue reading

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