To get people on bikes in big numbers, cities are finding that it's essential to separate bike lanes from traffic.
Having compassion leads to increased happiness, freedom from gender stereotypes, and better relationships with others.
You don't need a garden to grow mushrooms—any cool, shady space will do, even a cupboard or dark corner.
A new documentary, "Hollywood Beauty Salon," lets people who struggle with mental illness and addiction tell their own stories in unexpected ways.
Why ferment? It’s practical magic. Here are a few basics to get you started.
Empathy involves a deeper connection than sympathy does, and often means sharing a bit of emotional vulnerability.
Want to understand the science behind empathy? This quick video explains why and when we care.
From Oakland to Brooklyn, practitioners of holistic health care are working to make their services affordable for all.
A few simple guidelines to follow when breaking out the trowel and gloves.
By keeping workers healthy, the Affordable Care Act will help the working poor achieve greater financial stability—and will probably boost the economy as well.
Researchers continue to debate whether people face a genuine trade-off between seeking a happy life and a meaningful one.