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Trusty Robot Helps Us Understand Human Social Cues

September 11, 2012

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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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