Issue 02 of our print magazine is available to buy now

Issue 02 is available now

The Edit: A New Chapter
The Edit

The Edit: A New Chapter

Our weekly round up of the best articles, podcasts and videos focusing on purpose in life, work and the world.
6th Jan 2023

The power of eight minutes, how to be happier and more in this week’s #TheEdit.

  • The secret power of the eight-minute phone call. Enjoy this little glow of wellbeing by investing in the now – The New York Times
  • Can the North Sea become Europe’s new economic powerhouse? The continent’s most turbulent body of water is finding fresh uses – The Economist
  • Are our brains wired to quiet-quit? Recent research suggests passivity is our default response to prolonged adversity – Harvard Business Review
  • The politics of pain. Medical science can only tell us so much. To understand pain, we need the cultural tools of history, philosophy and art – Aeon
  • The human faces of climate catastrophe. Gideon Mendel photographs the aftermath of flooding and wildfires to spotlight the highly personal fallout from natural disasters – Creative Review
  • A new formula for happiness. The happiness we seek can require investing earlier than we think, and may help us to align our expectations – The Atlantic
  • The Man & The Sea. Director Andrew Kaineder creates an exhilarating portrait of one of Australia’s great authentic surfers in this month’s #FilmClub – The Beautiful Truth

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

Lao Tzu