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angry face lends weight
2014-06-10 04:59:20

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Research has found that facial expressions can convey more information than verbal communication alone and a new Harvard University study has found that an angry glare can add effectiveness to a negotiator’s demands. Published in Psychological Science, the study found that an angry glare adds additional gravity to a negotiator’s threat to walk away from the talks. The researchers also saw that the glared-at party tended to offer...

Emotional Expressions Recognized By New Computer Model
2014-04-02 05:20:20

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online While research projects tend to focus primarily on the six basic emotions of happiness, surprise, sadness, anger, fear, and disgust, researchers from Ohio State University have developed a way that will allow more than triple the number of documented emotion-related facial expressions that can be used for cognitive analysis. Writing in the latest edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the OSU...

Emotion Detectors May Make Driving Safer
2014-03-14 15:38:29

[ Watch The Video: Emotion Detection ] Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL scientists are studying how to identify drivers' emotions using embedded cameras that film their faces Technology now allows us to read facial expressions and identify which of the seven universal emotions a person is feeling: fear, anger, joy, sadness, disgust, surprise, or suspicion. This is very useful in video game development, medicine, marketing, and, perhaps less obviously, in driver...

Facial Expressions Not Universally Perceived
2014-03-06 06:20:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study published on Wednesday in the journal Psychological Science has found that facial expressions and emotional vocalizations are not universally understood across cultural barriers – contradicting a long-held emotion science belief. “Emotions are not universally perceived,” said Lisa Feldman Barrett, professor of psychology Northeastern University. “Everything that’s predicated on that is a mistake.” In the...

2014-03-05 23:27:44

According to Neuropsychologist Dr. Stacey Spencer, it is up to parents to help the child learn to overcome frustration and find solutions to the obstacles that confront them. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Frustration is inevitable for young children. There are shelves that can't be reached, shoes that can't be tied, baseballs that can't be hit and parents and other adults saying “no” to a child's most fervent desires. Frustration isn't necessarily a...

That Angry Outburst May Lead To Heart Attack or Stroke
2014-03-04 10:02:56

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It is known that bouts of anger can raise a person’s stress level and continued stress can lead to other health-related issues such as heart attack and stroke. But a new look at several studies has led researchers to the determination that anger itself can cause stroke or heart attack within a few hours of an outburst. Dr Murray Mittleman, of Harvard School of Public Health, and colleagues found that people who lose their temper...

emotions
2014-02-03 13:45:37

[ Watch the Video: The Four Faces Of Human Expression ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Psychologists have long been investigating the connection between facial expressions and emotions. A theory first offered by Paul Ekman, says that there are six primary emotions that are globally recognized and easily construed through specific facial expressions: happiness, sadness, fear, anger, surprise and disgust. According to new research published in the journal Current...

2014-01-31 23:35:14

Online Parenting Programs expands its online Anger Management class for divorced parents with a second choice: 12-hours as well as 8-hours. Carson City, Nevada (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Online Parenting Programs has announced the second of its Anger Management Classes for parents parents coping with separation or divorce. A new 12-hour course has been added as another choice along with the 8-hour program. Both courses can be taken at one’s own pace and time-frame to get the most value...

2013-12-20 23:21:51

Edy Nathan, MA, LDSW is urging people in turmoil to give themselves the gift of forgiveness this holiday season by taking ten important steps toward inner peace. (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Through her practice, licensed psychotherapist Edy Nathan has found that forgiveness is a potent facet in overcoming grief and loss. In fact, she says the absence of forgiveness keeps people stuck and inhibits the healing process. But she states that losses in life affect everyone differently....

2013-12-09 23:27:19

New book: Happy Mind Happy Life: How to Get Happy and Stay That Way The Rest of Your Life reveals the simple process that turns people happy. It also shows how anyone can dissipate anger and resentment, and cancel envy. Cincinnatoi, OH (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 A recent poll found that two-thirds of the population say they are unhappy. Most people desperately want to feel better about themselves and be happy, but they don’t know how, and don't know where to begin. “Whatever has...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.