The strange and surprising history behind 13 popular wedding traditions
October 2, 2018, 1:07 p.m. by Sidney Stevens
Many treasured marriage rituals have a dark history.
Never underestimate the power of a good thank-you note
August 12, 2018, 12:31 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
But if you write one, make it count and go beyond 'thank you for the gift.'
Looking for a life-affirming new career? Become a 'death doula'
July 21, 2018, 10:12 a.m. by Sidney Stevens
A growing movement of trained practitioners brings comfort and meaning at the end of life.
People thank close friends and family less than strangers (and that's not a bad thing)
June 9, 2018, 8:02 a.m. by Starre Vartan
'Expressing gratitude and feeling gratitude are not the same thing,' remind scientists.
This 20-year-old is on a mission to interview every single living WWII veteran
May 11, 2018, 11:03 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
For Rishi Sharma, the clock is ticking and he knows it.
Pakistan opens first school for transgender students
April 28, 2018, 2:17 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The Gender Guardian offers 12 years of education, from elementary school to college.