News From the Field
Trusty Robot Helps Us Understand Human Social Cues
September 11, 2012
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Despite decades of searching, scientists have not been able to identify the visual cues that help determine a stranger's trustworthiness. But humans are a pretty cooperative bunch, so they must be gleaning something from their nonverbal interactions that explains who to trust and who to be wary of. An article soon to be published by the journal Psychological Science suggestsFull Story
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