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The Smell of Your Sweat Can Make Other People Happy

Recognizing Without Seeing

Facial expressions and body language are among the most powerful forms of nonverbal communication, and can reveal a great deal about emotion. Beatrice de Gelder investigates the neuroscience of automatic, […]... More>

A Sniff of Happiness: Chemicals in Sweat May Convey Positive Emotion

Humans may be able to communicate positive emotions like happiness through chemical signals that conveyed through sweat. ... More>


Feigenson, Niv Receive NAS Troland Award

Lisa Feigenson and Yael Niv have been named the 2015 recipients of the Troland Research Awards, two $75,000 prizes given each year by the National Academy of Sciences to recognize […]... More>

Psychologist takes a stand on why posture matters