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DISCOVERING THE ECOLOGY OF THE MIND


New Insights Into the ‘It’s So Cute I Could Eat It’ Phenomenon


“Tears of Joy” May Help Us Maintain Emotional Balance

New research suggests that incongruous emotional expressions, like tears of joy, may serve a fundamental purpose, helping us to maintain emotional balance. ... More>


Nervous Laughter, Tears of Joy

In Stanley Milgram’s famous obedience experiments, the subjects, called “teachers,” were instructed to shock the “learners” for every wrong answer. The learners, confederates in the study, were not actually shocked, […]... More>


The Enforcers of the Death Penalty