A new model sheds light on the evolutionary origins of empathy and other associated phenomena. The model explains observed patterns of emotional cognition between social group members.
A new study pushes back the assumption that those on the autism spectrum do not wish to socialize with others. Researchers hope their findings will lead to more respectful treatment of those with ASD and help develop more effective methods of support for those with autism.
According to a new Current Biology study, contagious yawning is triggered by primitive reflexes in the primary motor cortex.
A new study sheds light on a common linguistic characteristic of autistic children.