Lisa Feldman Barrett: Can We Really Tell How Other People Are Feeling?

first_imgIdentifying basic emotions in others — like fear, sadness or anger — seems instinctive, but psychologist Lisa Feldman Barrett says we’re doing more guesswork than we think.Lisa Feldman Barrett is Professor of Psychology at Northeastern University, with appointments at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital. She has studied emotion in the brain for over 25 years, and her most recent book is called How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life Of The Brain. Read the whole story: NPR More of our Members in the Media >last_img

TBS International completes change in place of incorporation

first_imgThe transaction was previously approved by TBS’ shareholders and announced on December 4, 2009. TBS International plc, the Irish incorporated company, will be registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and be subject to the same SEC reporting requirements as before the transaction. The company’s shares will continue to trade on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “TBSI.” TBS is a fully-integrated transportation service company that offers customers ocean transportation, operations, logistics, port services, and strategic planning. It offers liner, parcel and bulk services, supported by a fleet of multipurpose tweendeckers and handysize and handymax bulk carriers, including specialised heavy-lift vessels. TBS has developed its business around key trade routes between Latin America and China, Japan and South Korea, as well as ports in North America, Africa, the Caribbean and the Middle East.last_img read more

Coronavirus positive for Rockets star

first_imgRussell Westbrook Photo: AP Photo / David J. Phillip Russell Westbrook, a Houston Rockets player at the National Basketball Association (NBA), has been diagnosed with the coronavirus, Shams Sharan, a reviewer for The Athletic.Rockets guard Russell Westbrook says he has tested positive for coronavirus and is in quarantine.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 13, 2020“I had a positive Covid-19 test before my team went to Orlando. I’m feeling good right now, I’m in quarantine and I’m waiting to be able to rejoin my teammates when I’m healthy. Thank you all for your good wishes and support. Please take the virus seriously. Be safe. Wear masks, ”writes Westbrook on his Twitter account.pic.twitter.com/Kq7CE26TxD— Russell Westbrook (@russwest44) July 13, 2020The defender scored an average of 27.5 points, 8.0 balls under the baskets and 7.0 passes this season.It has already been reported that due to the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19, the NBA championship was suspended in mid-March, when Utah Jazz basketball player Rudy Gober was diagnosed with the disease. The NBA has repeatedly expressed its desire to find out the champions and plans to resume the season on July 31 at Disneyland in Orlando.The Rockets’ first game in the Orlando season is scheduled to take place on August 1 at 4:00 Latvian time against the Dallas “Mavericks” represented by Kristaps Porziņģis.last_img read more