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.
And it has very little to do with dragons.
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".
Since 2015's UK general election, internal divisions have cut lines through the electorate – and we have to consider what that means for our future.
In a new book, a professor argues that empathy can fuel prejudice, tribalism, and violence. He says it also assisted Donald Trump's rise.
From Bruce Davidson's picture of Coney Island's fireworks to David Alan Harvey's French teenagers smoking and kissing, each tells a story about a moment of connection.
A new study shows boys with higher empathy have more female friends.
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.