In the first of a regular series, positive psychology researcher Jodie Jackson explains how by studying the impact of Positive News upon its readers, she found that constructive journalism can [...]
Experimental psychologist at the University of Oxford, Elaine Fox, tells Lauren Razavi about her surprising research into the links between genes and happiness
Issue 87 celebrates the power of words by reporting on efforts to preserve the world’s endangered languages
A constant stream of negative news led Jodie Jackson to study positive psychology. From both her academic work and personal experience, she argues that we need to turn our attention to [...]
In the first of a new series of articles, Chris Johnstone looks at how Positive News reflects some of the principles of positive psychology and how the understandings of this new science can help [...]
Levels of personal happiness increase after people directly share good news about their lives with others, a new report concludes
The science of positive psychology offers a new, more constructive foundation for news reporting, proposes Cathrine Gyldensted
Happiness is our basic state of being according to psychologist, Robert Holden, founder of The Happiness Project.