Posts by Mikaela

Graduate Academy of Finland. Area of specialty: Thawing the frozen poetry of architecture. Light, space and the materials of utopia. Member of Imaginary Foundation since 1978

Stressed? this enlightening TED talk may help you think about stress in a new way

Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see stress as a positive, and introduces us to an unsung mechanism for stress reduction: reaching out to others.