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Same Face, Many First Impressions

Slight variations in how an individual face is viewed can lead people to develop significantly different first impressions of that individual, a series of studies shows. ... More>


Reading Pain in a Human Face


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring distortions in feature binding after eye movements, facial movements that camouflage signals from face morphology, and positive affect and cognitive control. ... More>


Why Selfies Sometimes Look Weird to Their Subjects


Observation

Young Children Form First Impressions From Faces

Just like adults, children as young as 3 tend to judge an individual’s character traits, such as trustworthiness and competence, simply by looking at the person’s face. ... More>