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Rappler's latest stories on emotions


'Worst year ever': Managing your anger in 2020

Jun 03, 2020 - 7:30 PM

How can you not be furious? You clamor for change yet you're still to blame at the end of the day. Here's what you can do.

AI can now read emotions – should it?

Jan 12, 2020 - 6:40 PM

What is affect recognition technology, which is already being used and marketed, and why is it raising concerns?

EMOTION AI. Emotion recognition technology, an outgrowth of facial recognition technology, continues to advance quickly. Steve Jurvetson/flickr, CC BY-SA Christoffer Heckman, University of Colorado Boulder

Your beloved could be your analgesic

Nov 03, 2019 - 11:00 AM

The lines between our emotional and physiological states are as blurred in our biology as in our experiences

How can you read her emotions without looking at her face?

Sep 01, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Emotions do not stay still. They move in multilateral paths and, at times, they even run.

Anger, worry, sadness increased worldwide in 2018, says Gallup report

Apr 29, 2019 - 2:28 PM

While overall stress levels have slightly dropped, other negative emotions have increased

The science behind 'taking it out on someone'

Mar 31, 2019 - 11:00 AM

What if you were asked to trust someone for the first time? What would make you trust them?

Behold, an emotional meter based on the air we breathe

Nov 04, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Scientists have been sniffing the trail of the science behind the smell of human emotions

Science has started mapping our feelings

Oct 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM

The human experience is a galaxy of feelings

With Neymar tears, might emotional frailty prove Brazil's undoing?

Jun 26, 2018 - 5:03 PM

Not everyone back home has been sympathetic towards Neymar for his tears and his perceived play-acting in the Costa Rica game

CRYBABIES? Brazil's forward Neymar's tears during the Costa Rica match brought about criticism that the team is a bunch of "crybabies"  Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP

Overeating? It may be a brain glitch

Apr 28, 2018 - 10:30 AM

One of the primary reasons people overeat and regain lost weight is that they have not changed the underlying behavior that leads them to crave comfort from food

SURVIVAL MODE? The drive to overeat may be rooted in survival brain circuits. Image from Shutterstock

The hating brain

Apr 01, 2018 - 11:00 AM

What do love and hate really look like as they come alive in our brains? Do they occur in places that are opposing equivalents?

Are lonely hearts prone to cardiovascular disease?

Mar 27, 2018 - 9:56 AM

'Social isolation, but not loneliness ... remained as an independent risk factor for mortality,' researchers conclude

Is 'my feelings made me do it' an excuse?

Jan 25, 2018 - 7:00 PM

How many emotions does a human being express or suppress in a lifetime? Could we even count and identify them?

EMOTIONS, ANIMATED. A still from the animated movie 'Inside Out.' Image courtesy Disney Pixar

[Two Pronged] My uncaring secret fiancé

Dec 03, 2017 - 8:31 PM

Ann asks if she's being illogical or immature, or if it's her fiancé whose behavior is cause for worry

Think about this when you are bored

Nov 16, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Being bored is not a simple matter

8 hal yang perlu dipelajari demi perkembangan EQ

Aug 23, 2017 - 2:18 PM

Ada beberapa hal yang perlu diketahui agar EQ dapat dikembangkan dan diperbaiki

MENGEMBANGKAN EQ. Tingkat EQ seseorang  bisa dikembangkan dengan banyak cara. Foto dari rovc.ca

'Googlefeel' maps

Jul 13, 2017 - 7:00 PM

What if cities were mapped according to how you felt as you navigated it?

Emotional blackmail: 8 signs your 'romantic' efforts are crossing the line

Jul 04, 2017 - 5:30 PM

There s creepy behavior that people misconstrue or try to pass off as romantic Are you guilty of them?

How to be better at forgetting

Jun 22, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Why is it also hard to forget certain things?

Free instant stress-buster: happy memories

May 18, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Science goes a step further to confirm what having good memories could do for you

How much feelings can you convey with touch?

May 11, 2017 - 7:00 PM

The numerous ways we are touched – and how it affects our well being

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Feb 22, 2017 - 6:58 PM

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We all fall 'a thousand kisses deep'

Feb 16, 2017 - 7:30 PM

[Science Solitaire] Love makes biological sense Here s why

The science of 'hugot'

Jan 06, 2017 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Where do our emotional hugots come from?

The most abundant holiday currency

Dec 23, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] The overwhelming currency of the holidays is not the goodies – it is wishes in particular for happiness

Blowin’ out a bad memory

Dec 16, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Most often a bad memory is not just one blow – it could be a string of them making it difficult for us to realize we can opt out

National hotline for mental health assistance now open

Sep 13, 2016 - 5:20 PM

Every single suicide is still a tragedy The message we want to pass on is first of all having suicidal thoughts is nothing to be ashamed of says WHO Representative in the Philippines Gundo Weiler

A tank and a half of tears

Sep 09, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Why do we cry?

9 Facebook stickers that help express traditional Filipino feelings

Sep 05, 2016 - 12:25 PM

Stickers and emojis might look cute but they re also helpful in expressing complex emotions online

DOH to create hotline for mental health assistance

Jul 11, 2016 - 7:47 PM

HOPELINE Project a 24 7 crisis support hotline for depression and suicide prevention aims to connect people experiencing deep emotional crisis to counselors and psychologists who can provide mental health first aid

Your brain shows love is not a feeling

Jul 01, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] With empathy do you really feel other people s pain?

Eat, love, thank, and …save?

Apr 29, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] What else can gratitude do for us aside from happiness?

Broken hearts at higher risk of failing – study

Apr 06, 2016 - 7:59 AM

The death of a life partner may trigger an irregular heartbeat itself potentially life threatening says new research

Happiness can break your heart – study

Mar 03, 2016 - 12:36 PM

Joyful events – the birth of a child a big win by your team – can trigger a dangerous condition called the broken heart syndrome researchers say

Stop trying so hard to be happy – it could make you sadder

Feb 17, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Perhaps our problem with happiness comes about because we live in a world where we believe we can control everything in our lives

The trouble with our voices

Jan 22, 2016 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Do we always say what we mean?

[Two Pronged] Resign or suffer?

Nov 29, 2015 - 3:36 PM

I wanted to leave and resign to avoid her because I cannot contain my feelings anymore and I wanted to keep my family intact writes Mon

The seat of happiness?

Nov 27, 2015 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] What could be that one common thing we all share about happiness?

How to recognize abusive relationships

Nov 20, 2015 - 12:31 PM

We aren t just talking about physical abuse but mentally and emotionally abusive relationships as well

ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS. Abusive relationships are not just about physical violence but emotional and mental abuse as well. Photo by Rappler

Our most powerful emotion

Nov 13, 2015 - 8:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Love may be the most sublime of all emotions but it seems that if you want to kick ass recruit fear to do it for you

#PugadBaboy: Outside in

Aug 26, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Outside in punchline 3

Aug 26, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Outside in punchline 2

Aug 26, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Our 'prepaid' emotional load

Jul 10, 2015 - 7:50 AM

[Science Solitaire] Recent findings in science seem to show that heightened expression of emotion whether positive or negative come from a version of the same gene

#UnsentLetters: The greatest loss

Jun 21, 2015 - 4:04 AM

I m sorry I even crossed that line with you now that I know it means I may never hear your easy laugh again I have lost you in the saddest and most absolute ways

WATCH: ‘Emotional interview’ with Robert Downey Jr on ‘Fallon’

Apr 29, 2015 - 1:17 AM

I m an emotional chameleon says Robert in this funny bit on Fallon

'ROBERT SMELLS BACON.' Jimmy and Robert channel different kind of emotions in this 'emotional interview' on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' Screengrab from YouTube

If SIM cards could talk

Apr 26, 2015 - 5:03 PM

I am what my user chooses to make of me and that begins when you start to share your life to create my own

Happiness is in the air, literally

Apr 24, 2015 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Yes apparently when we are afraid disgusted or happy we emit chemical signals that could be smelled by other people

The homing hormone

Mar 27, 2015 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] I like it when I find stories of our inner biology that parallel our emotional lives

The smiles we speak

Feb 20, 2015 - 7:45 AM

[Science Solitaire] Human language is generally a happy one a recent study finds out