Chemical ‘messengers’ called neurotransmitters help regulate our emotions – but scientists have noticed a disruption to their levels in people with chronic pain.
The way we feel about music is shaped not only by the music itself but by our mindset, a new study shows.
Bad news, emotional eaters: food doesn't deal with the underlying problem you are reacting to. But there are reasons for your choices.
Where do emotions fit into the work of scientists who study climate, asks Sarah Perkins
They’re young, smart and forging new frontiers in the science of the mind. Meet psychology’s emerging research leaders.
Old-fashioned good manners and a simple thank you are among the best ways to establish new relationships, UNSW research shows.
While we know much about the consequences of happiness, much less is known about its causes, let alone how to guarantee its appearance, writes Brock Bastion.
Researchers have devised a computer program with the artificial intelligence to write its own fables.
A computer algorithm that can identify complex emotions from facial expressions is a step towards improving the human-machine interface, write Lisa Williams and Eliza Bliss-Moreau.