What Forrest Gump and being chased by a bear have in common

Did you know that 92% of people that set New Year’s resolutions never complete them? And that almost 50% of those who do, only manage after more than six months from their deadline? What about you? Would I be terribly wrong if I included you in that 92%?...

We Aren’t Built to Live in the Moment

By MARTIN E. P. SELIGMAN and JOHN TIERNEYMAY We are misnamed. We call ourselves Homo sapiens, the “wise man,” but that’s more of a boast than a description. What makes us wise? What sets us apart from other animals? Various answers have been proposed — language,...