Someone on my Twitter found this article in a blog that list some concepts in Buddhism that had been studied by science. While some of them I think are common place now, it's a good post nonetheless.
I love it when science and Buddhism agree! What do you think?
http://www.wildmind.org/blogs/on-practi ... -you-happy
Here is a shortened list:
1. Be generous
2. Savor everyday moments
3. Avoid comparisons
4. Put money low on the list
5. Have meaningful goals
6. Take initiative at work
7. Make friends, treasure family
8. Look on the bright side
9. Say thank you like you mean it
10. Get out and exercise