With Thanksgiving coming up in the United States, we find out why scientists say being grateful will make you happier and healthier, with Dr Emiliana Simon-Thomas of the Greater Good Science Centre at the University of Berkeley and Dr Izanette van Schalkwyk from North West University.

In our weekly tech bite where we look at this year’s ‘tech turkeys’ and an app that’ll help you with your festive shopping.

We also get into the madness behind Black Friday and that perfect bargain with Prof Alet Erasmus from the University of Pretoria.

The Science Inside is presented by Elna Sch├╝tz and DJ Keyez.Our production team is Matthew Malcolm,Tiisetso Makate, Boniswa Khumalo and Michael Venter, with technical production by Kutlwano Serame.
Find us on journalism.co.za/science
Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/thescienceinsidepodcast
Subscribe on iTunes: itunes.apple.com/za/podcast/the-s
Logo & banner by littleoldman.com
Audio jingle by pravda23.com

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/playlists/277566802″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]