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Archive for October 15, 2014

You can tell [my mood] by the way I walk

cat walking off counter

Ever see a guy walking down the street and know he’s depressed? Or how about someone happy, with a little bounce in their step? The way we walk says a lot and by some estimates roughly 90% of what we are telling people isn’t coming out our mouth, it’s all body language. Our walk says a lot about the kind of mood we are in, but in the¬†question of what came first our mood or our walk, researchers have now shown that it works both ways.