Science Saturday - Sunday Edition
Too much TV is not just bad for the soul. Sitting still may just be the death of you. And lest you think your half hour jog makes up for it, find yourself a chore to do and listen to this compelling twelve minute interview while you're at it.
"Author Ethan Watters thinks that America is 'homogenizing the way the world goes mad.' In Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche, he describes how American definitions and treatments of mental illness have spread to other cultures around the world."
Read an excerpt from the book, and listen to a fascinating interview with the author here.