Posts tagged 04/28/2012
Culture and the Meaning of Smiles

I mentioned back in my post “Smiles are the Tip of the Biggest Iceberg” that in my professional life as a university professor I conduct research on the human smile and how we understand its meanings. Carl Zimmer did a nice Science Times piece on a model that I developed with others that tries to describe the behaviors and brain processes that help us in these matters.  I was glad that he could make the work understandable.

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