A new study of adolescents found that those who derive joy from selfless deeds were less likely to be depressed over time.
I know some research suggests that the identification of or attempts to seek a sense of meaning are both protective against suicidality, which may fully mediate the relationship between gratitude/grit and resiliency in general.
There’s little need to be wary of a nighttime stroll though a park in Cambridge, England. During the day, particles in the surface of the path absorb UV light. In the evening, they release that energy again. The result is a beautiful effect that its creators call “Starpath.”
Paris-based designer Maud Vantours is a master at constructing incredible 3D sculptures and mesmerizing patterns out of paper. After carefully cutting out assorted shapes, she meticulously builds up layer upon layer, superimposing the papers to create intricate and colorful works of art.