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- Life Kit: How to tell a good storyNPR's Life Kit offers up some tips for telling stronger and more meaningful stories.
- 22 tips for 2022: Start, and stick with, a new habitIf you're trying to start a habit that you'll actually stick with, try doing something that brings you joy.
- 22 tips for 2022: Ditch fast fashion by choosing clothes that will outlast trendsThis simple trick can help you decide if an item of clothing is worth investing in, or if it's a passing trend you'd be better off passing on.
- 22 tips for 2022: To fight "laziness," slow down and focus on your valuesFeeling "lazy" is probably more a sign of needing to take a break, not do more. Try the values clarification exercise to help get rid of the guilt of not doing "enough."
- You aren't lazy. You just need to slow downInstead of viewing laziness as something we need to fix or overcome with caffeine or longer work hours, social psychologist Devon Price says to think of laziness as a sign you probably need a break.
- Sustainable fashion doesn't have to be expensive. These 5 tips can helpFast fashion takes a toll on the environment and on workers. Here's how you can shop more sustainably and build a closet with a better impact.
- Courageous Conversations Across a Growing Divide: One Small StepIn a time of polarization and political division, NPR and StoryCorps explore whether simple but courageous acts — talking and listening — can be a countervailing force to national discord.
- What I Learned From Writing Letters To Strangers Across America Writing letters to strangers in almost all 50 states became an outlet to process anxieties about the pandemic. And a reminder of all the ways we are connected.
- Finding Love — And Feeling Worthy Of It — In 'Felix Ever After'Kacen Callender's new young adult novel centers on a queer, trans teen trying to find out who's behind a traumatizing transphobic act — a quest that takes him on an emotional roller coaster.
- South Korean Bestseller 'Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982' Gives Public Voice To Private PainA slim book about an everyday woman's life in South Korea became a runaway bestseller (and a movie), tapping into a growing feminism in this punishingly patriarchal country. It's now out in English.
- In 'Minor Feelings,' Asian American Racial Trauma Is Laid BareCathy Park Hong's essays serve as a major reckoning, pulling no punches as the author uses her life's flashpoints to give voice to a wider Asian American experience, one with cascading consequences.
- VIDEO: Elon Musk's Next Quest Is A Mind-Machine Meld. Let's Consider The ImplicationsThe tech entrepreneur recently said he is making implants that connect our brains to our devices. So let's explore the ethics of human upgrading — and what technology has already done to us.
- VIDEO: The Military Discovered A Way To Boost Soldiers' Memories, And We Tried ItResearchers have found that giving your brain an electrical stimulation while you sleep can lead to quicker learning and improved memory. Future You's episode 6 explores what this will mean in 2050.
- VIDEO: What If Aging Wasn't Inevitable? The Quest To Slow And Even Reverse AgingScientists have developed promising clock-turning treatments for mice. Could pills that mimic the benefits of exercise help humans? In this Future You: the effort to stop the symptoms of growing old.
- Packing Hacks: How To Get Everything You Need For A Trip Into 1 Carry-On BagWith some planning, you can get everything you need for a trip down to one carry-on bag. Road warriors share their hacks — so you can travel with a lot less hassle.