Understanding The Messy, Unreliable Science Of Happiness

Unique to humans, happiness is one of the hardest emotions to define or understand. What do we really know about the science of happiness?

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Unlike other species, humans are equipped with the ability to consciously experience, and anticipate, a weird but pleasant sensation called happiness. But how do we make scientific sense of this phenomenon? From chemistry to psychology, here’s how scientists have attempted to explain the singular human emotion.

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