Emotions

Comics!

'Don't Be an Asshole,' Today's Comic by Tara Booth

Tara constantly has to remind herself not to be an ass.
Tara Booth
1.10.19
It's Science

'Cute Aggression' Is the Desire to Crush Adorable Things

A portion of people have it, and researchers think they might know why.
Shayla Love
12.6.18
psychology

Echoists Are Basically the Opposite of Narcissists

Compliments and special attention tend to make them cringe.
Julie Stewart
12.4.18
Music

The Guide to Getting into Mariah Carey, Pop Original

Mariah Carey brought hip-hop to a pop audience not out of necessity, but because it was a part of her identity.
Kristin Corry
11.16.18
relationships

The Emotional Impact of Having Sex With an Ex Isn't Always Bad

Hookups between former partners are surprisingly common, according to a new study.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
11.8.18
environment

The ‘Farmosopher’ Creating Language for Our Climate Doom and Rebirth

Retired professor Glenn A. Albrecht has coined new words to describe the full range of positive and negative emotions we have toward the environment.
Deidre Olsen
10.25.18
mental health

I Didn’t Cry for 19 Years

And now I'm teaching myself how.
Philip Eil
10.2.18
Sex

A Computer Scientist Proposed a Way to Build a Non-Creepy Sex Robot

She describes herself as a "robosexologist."
Eric Spitznagel
9.27.18
Comics!

'Toxic Energy,' Today's Comics by Tara Booth

The artist gets in touch with her emotions in this colorful trio of illustrations.
Tara Booth
7.27.18
body

Your Voice Actually Changes When You Talk to Someone Intimidating

Using a higher-pitched voice could signal that you're not a threat.
Viktoria Mileva
6.15.18
body

This Is How Hungry Becomes Hangry

It’s not just a drop in blood sugar.
Carson Kessler
6.11.18
mind

One in Ten People Struggle to Recognize Their Emotions

"There’s just a mess of feelings inside me that I don’t interpret properly, or respond to properly.”
Emma Young
5.30.18
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