TED Talk: The Things We Can’t Change Make Us Happy

Here’s another TED Talk that I really enjoyed. The idea of synthesized happiness is very cool!

Science of Happiness (Dan Gilbert)

  • synthesized happiness – after unchangeable decisions we are happier and like the choice we made better than before (true even for trauma patients who cannot remember their previous choice)

http://www.ted.com/talks/dan_gilbert_asks_why_are_we_happy.html

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