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Facial Expression

#AskEkman: How Do I Become a Facial Expression Expert?

Paul Ekman | Posted 10.05.2014 | Science
Paul Ekman

The most popular questions we receive at the Paul Ekman Group are questions relating to which courses and universities are best equipped to promote a career in becoming an expert in facial expressions and emotion. The answer to this question depends on what level of education you are seeking, and what topic interests you.

Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 06.28.2014 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

My mother loved the sun. If she passed a mirror and didn't like what she saw she'd say, "I'm ready for a tan." She circled the world four times with a goal of getting a tan on every continent.

Calling a Bluff: Is It All in the Arms?

Wray Herbert | Posted 06.09.2013 | Science
Wray Herbert

We all know the expression "poker face" because the face is where we expect to find meaningful information. But what if poker players are looking in the wrong place?

Can You Resist a Smile?

David R. Hamilton, Ph.D. | Posted 01.07.2013 | Healthy Living
David R. Hamilton, Ph.D.

Have you noticed that when you smile at someone, especially if you catch them off-guard, that they smile back? OK, not everyone smiles back! Or do they?

Facial Expression Study Has Scientists Rethinking Darwin's 'Six Emotions'

| John Bohannon | Posted 04.18.2012 | Science

A smile and a frown mean the same thing everywhere—or so say many anthropologists and evolutionary psychologists, who for more than a cent...

Michelle Obama's Facial Expressions: A Barometer Of The Administration (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Willow Lindley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Michelle Obama does not have much of a poker face. In fact, her facial expression has a tendency to reveal exactly what she's thinking. Earlier in th...