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Effect of Facial Expression on Emotional State Not Replicated in Multilab Study

A coordinated replication effort conducted across 17 labs found no evidence that surreptitiously inducing people to smile or frown affects their emotional state. ... More>

This is what emotions look like in your brain

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the relationship between emotion categories and neural representations of emotion and how language provides a code that closely maps onto body types. ... More>

Sad movies help us bond with those around us—and alleviate pain

Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured articles: “The Marriage of Relationship Science and Evolutionary Psychology” and “Simulating Cultural Evolution” ... More>