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Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Five second touch sufficient to convey emotion.
Bakalar reports on work of Herenstein and others who show the sophistication and rapidity of our human ability to communicate emotions such as anger, fear, happiness, sadness, disgust, love, gratitude or sympathy with a brief touch.