Keeping up with the Joneses could be quite the harmful habit.
It's (relatively) easy: Add green space.
Charles Montgomery's new book finds the intersection of urban policy and well-being.
New research finds life satisfaction peaks around $36,000 GDP per capita. Then it goes down.
The happiest countries on Earth are rich and European; the most miserable are located in impoverished Sub-Saharan Africa.
The results of a study of 82 million tweets from 1,300 counties.
People in Napa, California, sure are satisfied. And the saddest places all swear too much.
The Financial District is one of the angriest places in Manhattan, according to software that measures emotion.
We need places that foster positive human interaction, but they don't have to be urban.
According to new data from Gallup, university towns are the happiest metro areas in the country.
The strange factors that impact whether we're content where we live.
Interactive art installation calibrates the mood of Lindau, Germany
The "Happiness Initiative" aims to measure well-being in cities across the country
Some numbers say small-town folk are happier than city folk, but the true story is much more complicated
Turns out the U.S. is an outlier when it comes to creative paths to prosperity
Boston suburb asks its citizens to rate their happiness