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Facebook And Mortality: Why Your Incessant Joy Gives Me The Blues

Stereotypes Skew Our Predictions of Others’ Pains and Pleasures

Our predictions about others are less accurate when we have information about the groups they belong to, such as which political party or sports team they’re rooting for. ... More>

The Science Behind #Phelpsface

Why bronze medalists are happier than silver medalists, and other things the Olympics teaches us about human emotions

Does Hot Weather Fuel Road Rage?

Hot weather seems to amplify people’s responses to provocation, ultimately increasing rates of aggressive behavior and violence. ... More>