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Posts tagged emotions

April 3, 2018


Your Brain And Religious Faith

Psychologists are studying the different cognitive factors that might contribute to a person's attitudes towards religion.

March 29, 2018


The Neurobiology of Jealousy

Scientists made titi monkeys jealous to study what a jealous brain looked like.

March 7, 2018


A Betta Splendens (also known as a "Siamese Fighting Fish")

Can Fish Be Depressed?

Scientists are studying the intelligence and emotional lives of freshwater fish.

May 25, 2017


Rabbits have facial expressions.

Rabbits Can Grimace

Mammalian animals and humans express pain in similar ways.

November 5, 2015



Emotions and the Common Cold

According to a recent study, anxiety and depression do not make you more susceptible to the common cold.

August 26, 2015



Are You Looking at Me? 

People rely heavily on eye contact to suss out potential dangers.

January 13, 2014


For many, more birthday candles translates into more emotional stability.

How Emotions Mature With Age

Lots of things change as we get older. Our emotions are no exception.

September 19, 2013


Making a decision... your brain is working hard!

Where Does The Brain Process Moral Decisions?

Scientists hope that by figuring out how the brain behaves, we'll be able to understand how people with different backgrounds reach different conclusions.

May 7, 2013


Do you express your emotions?

Express Yourself And Live Longer

Here's an interesting fact: Italians and Spaniards live nearly two years longer, on average, than people who live in England.

March 19, 2013



What Causes A Lump In Your Throat?

Do you ever get choked up during a sad movie? Does it feel like a lump in your throat?

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