Emotions and mood

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In pursuit of happiness

Thursday, 21 March 2013

The neuroscientific nuances that shape our emotional repertoire have deep roots in evolution, writes Brett Szmajda.

A new find of fear

A new way to feel fear

Thursday, 7 February 2013

By simulating suffocation in subjects, U.S. researchers triggered the feeling of fear in people with damage to the brain’s amygdala, challenging theories that a functioning amygdala is necessary to fear.

The Military Brain

Killer instinct

Monday, 21 January 2013

Advances in neuroscience and technology could lead to the mind becoming the ultimate weapon.

Asian Elementary Student

China’s ‘Little Emperors’ more neurotic, risk averse

Thursday, 10 January 2013

China’s one-child policy has created a generation that is more pessimistic, neurotic and risk averse – while being less trusting, trustworthy, competitive and conscientious.

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