The TED Talk
Watch our director Dr. Robert Waldinger give his acclaimed TED Talk in Boston about lessons from the first generation Study of Adult Development.
The Guardian - The G2 Interview
Forget regret - how to have a happy life according to the world’s leading expert. Emine Saner interviews Dr. Waldinger about the Harvard Study, the loneliness epidemic, his long career, and The Good Life.
TED - 7 Years Later
After publishing The Good Life, Dr. Waldinger was invited to return to TED and share insights into how to identify and strengthen the relationships that impact your well-being most.
Sam Harris - The Long Game
Listen to Sam Harris sit down with Dr. Waldinger and discuss well-being; the connection between work and fulfillment; the primacy of relationships; the diminishing importance of wealth; introversion vs extroversion; mortality and loss; the guru-disciple relationship; and the possibility of enlightenment.
FiveThirtyEight - On Loneliness
Americans are spending more and more time alone, and more than a third reported experiencing “serious loneliness" in 2021. Galen Druke speaks Dr. Waldinger, about the lessons our findings have for loneliness, isolation, and politics in America.