Tag: Emotion

Kabir Singh Box Office Collection Day 15: Movie Crosses Mind-Boggling Numbers!

Amidst strong reactions over portrayal of the protagonist in ‘Kabir Singh’, the movie continues to be on a roll in the 3rd week at the box office. It has minted Rs 218.60 crore till now and is expected to cross Rs 225 crore by today. Film critic and business analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter […]

Kim Jong Un becomes first North Korean leader to set foot in South since Korean War

  Goyang (South Korea): The leaders of the two Koreas held a landmark summit today after a highly symbolic handshake over the Military Demarcation Line that divides their countries, with the North’s Kim Jong Un declaring they were at the “threshold of a new history”. Kim said he was “filled with emotion” after stepping over […]

Keep eyes shut, ears open to perceive others' emotions

New York: Do you want to feel empathetic towards others feelings? Paying attention by listening with your eyes closed may help, researchers say. The study stated that while listening one must keep the ears open and eyes shut because facial expression can mask emotions. Moreover, engaging in two different tasks of watching and listening simultaneously […]

Researchers identify 27 states of emotion

San Francisco: A new study challenges a long-held assumption in psychology that most human emotions fall within the universal categories of happiness, sadness, anger, surprise, fear and disgust. Using statistical models to analyse the responses of 853 men and women, who are demographically diverse, to 2,185 emotionally evocative video clips, University of California, Berkeley, researchers […]

Emotionally unstable have different brain structure

London: The orbito-frontal cortex, an area in the lower frontal lobe, is smaller in the people who have problems with regulating emotions, a study says. People vary in how often they become happy, sad or angry, and also in how strongly these emotions are expressed. However, there are people who find it difficult to regulate […]

Bursting into laughter easily could be in your DNA

New York: If your wife immediately bursts into laughter after a humorous moment, while you barely manage to crack a smile, this could be due to her genes, new research says. The researchers demonstrated that people with a certain genetic variant smiled or laughed more while watching cartoons or subtly amusing film clips than others. […]

Even fruit flies exhibit emotions

New York: If you think that human beings are only emotional creature then think again! Fruit flies also exhibit similar emotions as we do when encountered with a stimulus, finds a new California Institute of Technology (Caltech) study. The researchers studied the phenomenon by deconstructing the idea of an emotion into basic building blocks, so-called […]