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Can Hugs Help Keep You Healthy?When somebody says they "need a hug," it's possible that they are not just being overly dramatic or merely frivolous. According to research from Carnegie Mellon University, it turns out that ...
DailyGood.org on Jan 31, 2015

The Earth – Our HeartI had the pleasure last year of meeting through a Service Space connection Owusu-Fordjour Alexander, better known by his artist name “Ita Bobo.” I learned that Mr. Alexander is a ...
Micky O'Toole on Jan 31, 2015

How Do We Increase Empathy?From Kristof's article in NYT this morning ... Some research suggests that wealth may impede empathy. One study at UCB finds that drivers of luxury cars are more likely to cut off other ...
Birju Pandya on Jan 30, 2015

Kindness Ideas Of The WeekCouple Smile Groups ideas that were posted this week ... wavingatyou shares: "Made my sick papoose some soba miso. And I like it, too :)" mindyjourney shares: "The breath of being Birds freeing ...
KindSpring.org on Jan 30, 2015

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ServiceSpace 29 hours agoWhen society focuses all its energy on monetary pursuits, what happens to the spirit of volunteerism? [more]

ServiceSpace 29 hours ago"Let us never lose sight of the reason for the journey or miss a chance to see a rainbow on the way." ~Gloria Gaither

ServiceSpace 221 hours agoRT @Daily_Good: "From Sharing Economy To Gift Ecology" by Nipun Mehta of @ServiceSpace [more]

ServiceSpace 389 hours agoRT @MarionInstitute: Thank you Nipun Mehta for joining us at #connectingforchange [more] @servicespace @marioninstitute:

ServiceSpace 461 hours agoRT @Daily_Good: "Building #Peace One Teenager At A Time" by Eva Armour featuring @SeedsofPeace [more] [more]

ServiceSpace 509 hours agoWhich Countries Are Happiest in The Science of #Happiness? [more]

ServiceSpace 509 hours agoRT @Daily_Good: "34 Images of Heart-Warming Humanity" by @KindnessBlog [more] [more]

Featured Articles

Paths Are Made by Walking
Talk at UPenn graduation, that has now spread virally worldwide.

Designing For Generosity
An 18-minute Ted Talk overview of our work.

What is a Gift Economy?
Former editor of CS Monitor, Paul reflects on building a gift culture.

Would @Gandhi Use Social Media?
Nipun's recent talk at the UN.

Becoming a Presence Activist
Viral shares nuances of including awareness in the work of social change.

Five Reasons to Serve
An articulation of our flavor of volunteering where inner and outer change are fundamentally intertwined. Also see this video.

Ripple Effect of Kindness
If you got upgraded to first-class, would you trade seats with someone in economy?

Generosity 2.0
What happens when ancient values meet modern technology? A new kind of revolution.

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