10 Open Courses on Human Happiness

Our constitution guarantees us the right to pursue it, countless TV shows and books claim to offer the secret to it, and yet true happiness (and the means to attain it) remains elusive to many of us. This quest is nothing new. Since the dawn of time, humans have been curious about happiness, from what it is, how to get it, and even how our brains understand it. While our scientific and philosophical knowledge may have expanded, we’re no closer to having a formula for a happy life than people were thousands of years ago, perhaps because happiness is such a subjective and often inconstant feeling.