Science, People & Politics, issue 3, Volume iii, Volume I.
by Helen Gavaghan
Stumbling on Happiness, by Daniel Gilbert.
What would you do if you had only 10 minutes to live? That is one of professor Gilbert's conundrums. "I'd hard-boil an egg," said one man, "be with my family" said another. The first made me laugh, and, as ever, there is a fine line between comedy and tragedy.