Wednesday, March 31, 2010
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Water Wired posted a very helpful link for those of us who worry about these questions:
Asit Biswas, an expert in international water resource management, has changed his mind. He no longer believes a world water crisis is a crisis of physical supply. It is, instead, a crisis of management.
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
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What Mehl and his team found was that, consistent with prior research, higher well-being was associated with spending less time alone and more time talking to others.
Furthermore, and maybe more surprisingly, they found that higher well-being was robustly related to having less small talk and more substantive conversations.
Compared with the unhappiest participants in the study, the happiest participants had roughly one-third as much small talk and twice as many substantive conversations.