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Producer's Notes: Emotions Revealed

Producer's Notes: Emotions Revealed

Is your face giving you away? QUEST met renowned psychologist Paul Ekman who has spent his life studying how our facial muscles involuntarily reveal emotions like sadness and anger.

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The Eyes Have It

The Eyes Have It

How can you tell when someone's smile is fake? See if you can tell from the 2 images below:* A real, spontaneous smile incorporates tiny muscles around the eye that are nearly impossible to contract at will. You can see this for yourself in an exhibit called "Polite Smile, Delight Smile" part of the Exploratorium's […]

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