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Posts tagged rejection

September 12, 2016


Boy in shadow

Rejection Leads To Aggression

How do people react when they experience rejection?

November 8, 2013


Two busts of laughing clowns are displayed in a carnival booth.

What’s So Funny?

According to laughter research, you're not as funny as you think.

March 4, 2004


Love Really Does Hurt

Love hurts. We all know this. But a recent study suggests that rejection really does cause physical pain. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


man with two pens in his mouth impersonating a walrus

Laughter is a Social Signal?

Laughter research has found that less than 20% of laughter is a sincere response to someone's humor. In fact, it's primarily a social signal.

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