American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Drew Rothrock principal research scientist at the Applied Physics Laboratory at the University of Washington in Seattle
- Claire Parkinson senior scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
- Dr. James McCarthy professor, oceanographer, and director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University
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