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What Do the Most Restful Things Have in Common?

The new psychology of rest tells us how important our alone time can be

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“I need some rest.” How often have you heard that? Rest, whether it seems too scarce, or even at times too plentiful (for some during the pandemic), is a matter of great interest. And yet, until a few years ago, we’ve known little about it. We never knew the…




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Bella DePaulo

Bella DePaulo

“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. Author of “Singled Out.” Harvard PhD

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