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# Emotions

Last year
'I'd class myself as a feel-type coach' - Farrell fosters family vibe with Ireland
The families of new caps come into the Irish team camp ahead of their big games.
All time
In pics: Emotional scenes as Ireland's Olympic rowing heroes return home
What a day!
'We will talk about it' - Klopp plays down Mane's handshake refusal
The Senegalese forward didn’t start in Liverpool’s 4-2 win over Man United last night.
Opinion: Why labelling your emotions can help you cope with coronavirus anxiety
Psychologist Brendan Kelly shares an extract from his new book, which is about coping with the coronavirus.
'Guys were very emotional at the last World Cup after winning a pool game'
Ireland believe they’re mentally in a better place to make history against the All Blacks on Saturday.
What makes someone go from being hungry to hangry? Scientists may have found out
The combination of hunger and anger may be a complicated emotional response involving an interplay of biology, personality and environmental cues.
'Love is a drug', 'rose-tinted glasses': Here's the science behind falling for someone
Your stomach’s in knots, your heart flutters – but here’s what happens to your brain when you’re in love.
'I must hold myself to a higher standard': McGregor pens apology for conduct at Dublin MMA event
‘I sincerely apologize for my behavior at last weekends fight event in Dublin,’ says McGregor.
Firgun: 'The emotion you probably never knew you have'
It’s an emotion that there is no word in English for and is often described as the opposite feeling to schadenfreude, writes Dr Keith Gaynor.
7 emotions everyone stuck in work for Ireland v Sweden will feel
It’s not going to be easy but you’re not on your own.
Don't use Facebook reactions if you value your privacy, say Belgian police
It believes that Facebook is using them to serve more targeted ads to users
Your dog can tell if you're sad
That ability has never been seen outside of humans.
Here's nine things you may do that make people instantly dislike you
And being too nice is one of them…
9 emotions and feelings we urgently need words for
Crying, but specifically on an airplane.
Column: Is suicide a preventable cause of death?
Suicide is the most preventable cause of death if people will talk and we can listen.
Teens with cerebral palsy rate their quality of life as comparable with their able-bodied peers
Pain was one of the main reasons that reduced the quality of life for adolescents.
This Google Glass app uses facial expressions to tell how you're feeling
SHORE analyses facial expressions in real-time to determine the mood a person is in, as well as their gender and age.
8-year-old girl gets a puppy for her birthday, and reacts with brilliant emotion
BRB, sobbing.
Author of controversial Facebook study says he's sorry for anxiety caused
The study, which altered the content users saw in their news feed in 2012, has come under severe criticism for as it was carried out without users’ knowledge or consent.
Facebook 'manipulated users emotions' in secret study
For one week in 2012 Facebook tampered with the algorithm to see how it affected users.
Meet the 'human-like' robot that can understand people's emotions
Pepper, a robot that can understand human emotions and learn from human interactions, will go on sale in Japan for €1,420.
Opinion: Our increasingly touch-phobic society is bad for children
Boys can sometimes have problems expressing their feelings – we must empower them so they grow into the kind of men our society really needs.
The 12 emotions of a Friday afternoon
Life is a rollercoaster…
This little girl's first roller coaster ride is hilariously emotional
What goes up, must come down.
'Wearable' book lets you experience characters' emotions while reading
The book and wearable vest uses sensors and can trigger feedback based on the protagonist’s emotional or physical state.
Column: We can be the healthy masculinity we wish to see
The “rules” and maschismo that so many boys learn early in life has created a stifling idea of what it means to be a man. But we don’t need to be bound by these narrow ideas, writes Carlos Andrés Gómez.
Dogs experience emotion at the level of a human child
Ever wonder if your dog really loves you?
Extract: The 5 emotional stages of debt
Determination, resolve and belief is what you need to overcome your debt problems, says financial expert Liam Croke who has some tips to help.
Here's why you might be crying this Tuesday morning
We’re talking science here, not that you had a big weekend.
Column: I have Asperger's and I like being "different"
Fionn Hamill is a young boy who has Asperger’s Syndrome. Here he explains why he loves the way he is and how he never wishes he was any different.
Column: How our idea of love changes as we get older
The qualities we value in a partner when we are young often change as we grow older, writes Kate Burke.
Column: Once cancer has touched your life, nothing will ever be the same
Breast cancer survivor Marie Ennis-O’Connor says living past cancer is more complicated than simply being disease free.
Ferguson: emotions may affect players at Anfield
“Human nature can be that way,” said Fergie ahead of Liverpool’s first home tie since last week’s Hillsborough revelations.
10 tips on overcoming fear
Author Robert Greene has written books on how to gain power and keep it – this is how he thinks you can overcome fear…
6 moments when politicians shed tears
Strong steely-eyed or gooey inside, what way do you like your politicians?
Ten ways to achieve lasting happiness
Recent research suggests that, despite our material wealth, levels of happiness are slipping. In response to this, a movement for social change has identified ten ways to recapture the art of contentment.