A contrarian view on Happiness by Oliver Burkeman. An interesting aside is the the reference to the Museum of Failed Products. A pretty long tract. But if you get to the end of it, I am sure, it will leave you thinking. Click on the headline for the whole article.

Happiness is a glass half empty

Be positive, look on the bright side, stay focused on success: so goes our modern mantra. But perhaps the true path to contentment is to learn to be a loser

http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1

curiositycounts:

Absolutely breathtaking time-lapse film from the International Space Station.

*Large screens and surround sound recommended.

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZckB61gdJGQ

Now I know why Dr. Rajkumar was so great. Amazing display of Yoga Skills.