In the last several years, National Geographic has sent Dan Buettner to so-called "Blue Zones"--parts of the world where people either live far longer or are notably happier than the rest of the world. And in the last year it's sent Morgan Freeman to embark on a related project with its TV series "The Story of Us." Longtime Blue Ocean World cohost Val Snekvik joins Dave Schmelzer in exploring what it might look like to dream of a happy life not so much from individual choices as from seeing the context of the life we already have in a whole new way.
How to Be Happy the National Geographic Way
Maybe there are clues in your actual life right now to the happy life you dream of.