Religion, Evolution, and The Ecstasy of Self-Transcendence (15min)
Social psychologist Jonathon Haidt (author of The Happiness Hypothesis) asks “why do we humans search for self-transcendence?”. He proposes an evocative and scientific understanding of our search for connectedness.
RSA Animate - The Empathic Civilisation (11min)
Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it has shaped our development and our society.
Compassion and Mindfulness (19min)
In this interview, Dr Jon Kabat-Zinn talks about mindfulness meditation and compassion.
Mindfulness and Neural Integration (19min)
This talk examines how relationships and reflection support the development of resilience in children and serve as the basic ‘3 R’s” of a new internal education of the mind.