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Science. 2010 Nov 12;330(6006):932. doi: 10.1126/science.1192439.

A wandering mind is an unhappy mind.

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Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA. mkilling@fas.harvard.edu

Abstract

We developed a smartphone technology to sample people's ongoing thoughts, feelings, and actions and found (i) that people are thinking about what is not happening almost as often as they are thinking about what is and (ii) found that doing so typically makes them unhappy.

PMID:
21071660
DOI:
10.1126/science.1192439
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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