Featured in emotions
This is the most soothing sound in the world
The Humming Project documents the emotion behind a simple, universal tone.
The world uses one emoji more than all others. Here’s why.
Our emoji use reflects something important about the human condition.
Emotional support animals really do emotionally support us
A new study confirms the benefits we get from cats and dogs.
5 great spots for LED strip lights around your home
Get the vibe you want.
Our most recognizable screams are the most joyful
Happy screams were easier to pick out than those of fear or pain.
Can we make ourselves more empathetic? 100 years of research still has psychologists stumped.
Polygraphs and other emotional sensors are still imperfect after a century of practice.
Stressed out? Video games can help—if you follow these tips.
Video games have some inherent advantages when it comes to relaxation.
Old text messages are letting people chat with the dead
In giving voice to the digital ghosts of the deceased, chatbots are trying to succeed where memories and mementos fail.
Boost your mood with emotional brain training
Don’t let your COVID-19 worries overwhelm you.
How to find joy during tough times
The feeling can arise when you connect deeply with others or experience harmony between your actions and values.