Tag: Expressions


Tag: Expressions

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Articles: Do Feelings Look the Same in Every Human Face?

By Jill Suttie | November 30, 2016

A new study sparks scientific debate about emotional expression—and raises questions about what we all have in common.

Six photographs used by Silvan Tomkins in 1962.

Articles: Are Facial Expressions Universal?

By Paul Ekman, Dacher Keltner | March 12, 2014

Charles Darwin argued that we can detect someone’s emotional state by looking at her face. Does new research prove him wrong?


Research Digest Items/Studies: Reading Emotion Involves More than the Face


Research Digest Items/Studies: Sleep Deprivation Leaves You Emotionally Isolated

A real smile or a fake one? Find out how to tell the difference at our Emotional Intelligence Quiz.

Articles: Fake Smiles May Be Bad for Your Health

By Jason Marsh | February 22, 2011

A new study suggests how our facial expressions affect our happiness.


Articles: Why We Knew Roger Clemens Was Lying

By Jason Marsh | August 23, 2010

His body language betrayed him.


Research Digest Items/Studies: Empathy and the Face vs. the Voice


Articles: Missed Signals

By Gregg Sparkman | May 24, 2010

A new study reveals the hidden costs of cosmetic surgery.


Articles: The Social Brain

By Katie Goldsmith | March 10, 2010


Articles: Turn Up the Red

By Josiah Leong | October 9, 2009


Articles: Born to Blush

By Dacher Keltner | May 1, 2009

Dacher Keltner reveals why embarrassment is good for all of us


Raising Happiness: Fake It Till You Make It

By Christine Carter | February 17, 2009


Articles: Lie to Him

By Jason Marsh | January 28, 2009


Articles: Goodness on Film

By Jeremy Adam Smith | January 20, 2009


Articles: In Faces We Trust

By Anna Abramson | September 1, 2008

First impressions can decisively shape political elections, says Anna J. Abramson. What does that say about democracy?


Articles: Does your dog feel your pain?

By Alex Dixon | August 26, 2008


Articles: For orangutans, laughter is contagious

By Alex Dixon | April 3, 2008


Articles: Tony Deifell: helping others see beyond themselves

By Tom White | April 24, 2007


Articles: Acting on Empathy

By Jason Marsh | September 1, 2005


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