How Brave Are You?

Do you want to be more courageous? Running into a burning building to save a baby might actually be within you.

How to Be Brave

By Polly Morland

As Anaïs Nin wrote, "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."

The Youngest Heroes

By Elizabeth Svoboda

What compels children like Tyler Doohan to give their lives for others?

Why Are There So Few Heroes?

By Scott T Allison Ph.D.

Heroism isn't easy – but there may be more heroes than you think

How Children Learn Bravery

By Peter Gray Ph.D.

In this age of overprotection.

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