Ellen and Bush don’t really make the strangest of bedfellows, and we have the studies to prove it.
“Our findings thus suggest negative emotional contagion in ravens, and in turn advance our understanding of the evolution of empathy.”
Joel Salinas can literally feel his patients' pain. But as scientists are learning, there's more to empathy than just mirroring someone else.
New research has suggested that 1 to 2 percent of the population struggle to differentiate between their own bodily feelings and other people's.
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The struggle for empathy is real.
Koko died in Woodside, California, on Tuesday. The beloved primate was 46.
Making sense of empaths in a cruel, narcissistic world.
The man murdered 17 men, and ate some of them. But people still want to look for the good in him.
Yale psychologist Professor Paul Bloom tells us why empathy can lead to war, manipulation and "stupid decisions".
We sat down with the director to chat about his fantastic new coming-of-age drama about a boy grappling with his identity and sexuality in a rough Miami neighborhood.
If you feel the Earth's pain before an earthquake or have a panic attack because someone near you is anxious, you might be an empath too.