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The smell of fear is real and it’s contagious, study claims


Study: Variation in the Smell of Our Sweat Can Convey Fear or Disgust


The Knowing Nose: Chemosignals Communicate Human Emotions

Many animal species transmit information via chemical signals, but the extent to which these chemosignals play a role in human communication is unclear. In a new study published in Psychological Science, researchers investigate whether we humans might actually be able to communicate our emotional states to each other through chemical signals. ... More>


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Developing a Taste for Perceptual Psychology

A basic scientist and high school teacher join forces to bring scientific advances in taste and perception into the classroom. ... More>


OppNet Request for Applications: Basic Behavioral Research on Multisensory Processing (R21)

OppNet announces the first of its two FY2013 RFAs: Basic behavioral research on multisensory processing (R21). Applications are due October 31, 2012 by 5:00 PM. ... More>