Your local station may air these in a different order than shown here.
An Attitude of Gratitude New research suggests that people who actively cultivate gratitude in their lives become both more content and physically healthier, but Oakland, California writer Catherine Price wanted to find out for herself. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Hope in Action Rather than dwell on self-defeating pessimism, some environmental experts are focusing on powerful local initiatives as well as steps individuals can take toward a future that is both sustainable and attainable.
Also, a conversation with Bill Moomaw, one of the world’s leading climate scientists, and his wife Margot Moomaw, a consultant on energy use by homeowners, about the gorgeous all-solar house they built in an effort to live a climate-friendly life. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Mothers Out Front A visit with Mothers Out Front, a fascinating group of mothers who come together (usually at houseparties) to focus on the threat that climate change poses to their children and to future generations. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Dignity with Donna Hicks Donna Hicks, author of Dignity, recounts her experiences as an international conflict mediator that led her to an understanding of how an assault on the dignity of a person or a group must be healed, before strife can stop. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Spiritual but not Religious A conversation with Bradley University Prof. Robert Fuller who has studied a large sector of Americans who regard themselves as spiritually inclined, but who do not affiliate with organized religion. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Generous Giving We examine current trends in charitable giving by individuals and foundations with Stacy Palmer, long-time editor of The Chronicle of Philanthropy, and one of America’s most knowledgeable journalists about the nation’s $316 billion dollar charitable sector. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Horizons of Attention with David Allen Learning how to focus on different life horizons -- from daily responsibilities to broader personal goals -- is covered in this enlightening dialogue about "Making It All Work," the new book by best-selling author David Allen. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt