Empathy

tech-science

Ravens Spread Negative Emotions to Their Friends, Study Finds

“Our findings thus suggest negative emotional contagion in ravens, and in turn advance our understanding of the evolution of empathy.”
Becky Ferreira
5.21.19
mind

The Anatomy 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.
Shayla Love
5.7.19
Science

Super Empaths Are Real, Says Study

New research has suggested that 1 to 2 percent of the population struggle to differentiate between their own bodily feelings and other people's.
Hannah Ewens
11.8.18
This Week in Science

The Dark Traits of People Who Use Tinder While In Relationships

Headlines in science you won't want to miss
Shayla Love
9.7.18
Narcissism

There are 'Vulnerable Narcissists' Among Us

They tend to be passive aggressive, resentful, and emotionally reactive.
جيسيكا دوري
9.4.18
Motherboard

RIP Koko, the Kitten-Loving Gorilla Who Communicated With Humans

Koko died in Woodside, California, on Tuesday. The beloved primate was 46.
Becky Ferreira
6.21.18
Empathy

How AI Can Help Us Understand Pain and Suffering

Pixar technical director Alonso Martinez sees AI as a tool for empathy.
Michael Byrne
1.29.18
empaths

Who Feels for the People Who Feel for Everyone Else?

Making sense of empaths in a cruel, narcissistic world.
Hannah Ewens
11.17.17
mental health

Now's the Right Time to Learn How to Be More Empathetic

You can teach yourself.
Cindy Kuzma
8.30.17
you mad? why are you mad?

Feeling Anxious Makes It Harder to Read Others' Emotions

The way you see the world changes when you're all wound up.
Jesse Hicks
6.5.17
Fighting Words

Emotional Sensitivity is an Actual Condition

Well, that hasn't been proven yet but leave me alone.
Wendy Wisner
5.4.17
mental health

Sociopaths Are Everywhere, But Not Because of Video Games

Fear of gamers becoming desensitized and aggressive is overblown.
Jesse Hicks
3.9.17
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