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Microlending Success Starts with a Smile

A massive analysis of real microlending data demonstrates that positive facial expressions – such as a smile – lead to more successful campaigns. ... More>


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>


Hard Feelings: Science’s Struggle to Define Emotions


APS Registered Replication Report Project to Explore the “Facial Feedback Hypothesis”

A new Registered Replication Report (RRR) aims to investigate the hypothesis that a person’s facial expressions can influence their affective responses. ... More>


The Technology that Unmasks Your Hidden Emotions