SciShow Psych: The Surprising Link Between Allergies and Suicide
SciShow Psych

Our mood is influenced in many ways by our environment, and researchers have discovered a possible connection between the pollen in our air and a rise in suicide.

Flash Forward: POWER - Mothers Against Digital Danger
Flash Forward

Today we travel to a future where a coalition of concerned mothers convinces the United States to shut off the Internet.

Science Rules! How To (Still) Be Happy
Science Rules!

We’re joined by happiness expert and host of The Happiness Lab, Dr. Laurie Santos to talk about her research into human happiness and to take your calls, including one from Mike from Colorado who asks, “Is there a genetic component to happiness?”

Short Wave: How The CDC's Reluctance To Use The 'F-Word' — Firearms — Hinders Suicide Prevention
Short Wave (NPR)

NPR science correspondent Nell Greenfieldboyce looked into how that makes it difficult for the CDC to talk frankly about the role guns play in suicide.