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04

Apr

What’s the most viral emotion?While joy spreads quickly across social media, research shows it’s got nothing on anger.

What’s the most viral emotion?
While joy spreads quickly across social media, research shows it’s got nothing on anger.

01

Apr

Emoticon evolution: 21 different emotions mapped by new computer programThe computer can not only tell if you’re happy, it can identify more complex emotions such as ‘happily disgusted.’

Emoticon evolution: 21 different emotions mapped by new computer program
The computer can not only tell if you’re happy, it can identify more complex emotions such as ‘happily disgusted.’

12

Jan

'Body maps' reveal what anger looks likeHumans describe emotions in a variety of ways. Love makes our hearts swell, shame burns our faces, and depression makes us quite literally feel nothing. Now science has proved that there’s some truth to how the human body experiences emotions.

'Body maps' reveal what anger looks like
Humans describe emotions in a variety of ways.
 
Love makes our hearts swell, shame burns our faces, and depression makes us quite literally feel nothing.
 
Now science has proved that there’s some truth to how the human body experiences emotions.

09

Jan

'Body maps' reveal what anger looks likeNew research reveals there’s truth behind common sayings like feeling hotheaded or experiencing happiness from your head to your toes.

'Body maps' reveal what anger looks like
New research reveals there’s truth behind common sayings like feeling hotheaded or experiencing happiness from your head to your toes.

08

Apr

Emotional intelligence is key trait for effective leadership
Being able to understand and use emotions in an effective manner is a crucial attribute one needs for great leadership.

Emotional intelligence is key trait for effective leadership

Being able to understand and use emotions in an effective manner is a crucial attribute one needs for great leadership.

01

Dec

Body language speaks volumesFacial expressions are less reliable indicators of emotions than body language when people are at the peak of joy or despair.

Body language speaks volumes
Facial expressions are less reliable indicators of emotions than body language when people are at the peak of joy or despair.

16

Jun

Do animals mourn?Evidence shows that humans aren’t the only creatures to grieve the passing of a loved one.

Do animals mourn?
Evidence shows that humans aren’t the only creatures to grieve the passing of a loved one.