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Faces can reveal if we are rich or poor: Study

Faces can reveal if we are rich or poor: Study

People can guess if an individual is rich or poor just by looking at their face, and such indicators can even influence job prospects, a study has found.

Jul 06, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Faces: No two alike

Faces: No two alike

It is estimated that approximately one to two percent of people are affected by this condition.

Dec 05, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

You may have aphantasia if you can't recall the faces of your loved ones

If you are unable to visualise the faces of loved ones, you could have aphantasia -- a newly defined condition to describe people who are born without a "mind's eye".

Aug 27, 2015, 18:57 PM IST
Do you often see faces in random things? You could be suffering from Pareidolia!

Do you often see faces in random things? You could be suffering from Pareidolia!

Often when you see clouds drifting in the sky, does your mind conjure a bunny or a human face out of it? Also do you find random patterns on your meal staring back at you?

Aug 21, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Google integrates watch faces, built in Google Translate to Android Wear

 Google has released an update for Android Wear which will integrate watch faces and Google Translate.

Aug 21, 2015, 19:19 PM IST
Taylor Swift faces stage malfunction, continues singing while 'hanging up in air'

Taylor Swift faces stage malfunction, continues singing while 'hanging up in air'

Mechanical stage malfunction? So what, Taylor Swift won't let anything get in the way of entertaining her fans.

Jul 16, 2015, 10:34 AM IST
Church victims' family face alleged attacker in court

Church victims' family face alleged attacker in court

 People prayed, dropped colourful flowers and wrote inspirational notes today at the black church where nine people were fatally shot earlier this week at the end of a Bible study meeting.

Jun 20, 2015, 23:28 PM IST
Charlie Sheen faces backlash after racist Obama tweet

Charlie Sheen faces backlash after racist Obama tweet

Former "Two and a Half Men" star has been slammed after he posted a racist tweet against US President Barack Obama for not attending a soldier's funeral.

Mar 20, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

Botox can bring smile for kids with facial paralysis

Botulinum toxin A, more commonly known as Botox, can safely be used to bring back smiles on paralysis-struck children’s faces, a new study says.

Mar 07, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

'I' director Shankar faces wrath of transgender community

Filmmaker Shankar has earned the wrath of a group of transgenders here after they found objectionable scenes about their community in his latest Tamil magnum opus "I", which is currently running in cinemas.

Jan 18, 2015, 13:20 PM IST
PK faces ire of Hindutva elements in Agra

PK faces ire of Hindutva elements in Agra

 Accusing actor Amir Khan of double standards, and advising him to go to Pakistan, Bajrang Dal and Vishwa Hindu Parishad activists jointly intruded into the Shree Talkies here Sunday evening to disrupt screening of the film PK.

Dec 29, 2014, 16:04 PM IST
Faces' keyboardist Ian McLagan dies

Faces' keyboardist Ian McLagan dies

Ian McLagan, a fun-loving keyboardist who played on records by such artists as the Rolling Stones, Lucinda Williams, Bruce Springsteen and his own bands -- the Small Faces and its successor, the Faces --has died. He was 69.

Dec 04, 2014, 11:16 AM IST

Why autistic people see faces differently

 People with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) gain different perceptions from peoples' faces as the way they gather information - not the judgement process itself - is different from those without the disorder, says a study.

Nov 26, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

Brain perceives alphabets just as it does human faces

A new study has revealed that adaptation mechanisms of the brain while recognizing faces are similar when perceiving alphabets.

May 22, 2014, 20:11 PM IST

Paedophiles` brains `abnormally tuned` to find children`s faces cute

A new study has revealed that paedophiles` brains are "abnormally tuned" to find the face of a child more attractive than that of an adult.

May 21, 2014, 18:04 PM IST

Bad at recognising faces? Blame your genes

The ability to recognise faces is a distinct human skill, separate from a general ability to recognise objects, and can be inherited, a new study has found.

May 09, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

How brain chooses to focus on some faces and ignore others

A new study has explained how the brain chooses what to pay attention to and what to merely monitor and ignore.

Apr 11, 2014, 18:53 PM IST

Kids form first impressions from faces

Researchers have said that kids as young as 3 tend to judge an individual`s character traits, like trustworthiness and competence, simply by looking at the person`s face.

Mar 05, 2014, 13:09 PM IST

Now, print your `edible` face using world`s first 3D chocolate printer

hocolate lovers now have something new to look forward to - getting a print of their face with the world`s first 3D chocolate printer that they can actually eat.

Dec 29, 2013, 14:35 PM IST

How brain recognizes familiar faces in unfamiliar settings

Researchers, who tried to answer why it take longer to recognise a familiar face when seen in an unfamiliar setting, have found that part of the reason comes down to the processes that our brain performs when learning and recognising faces.

Nov 14, 2013, 15:35 PM IST