Ever laid eyes on someone for the first time and thought, "she looks nice"? It happens all the time, and yet you've got no actual evidence to go on. You can just tell—right? Well, you're not alone.
A Face You Can Trust
Why You Should Care
What's In A Face? A Lot, According To These Videos
Is Your Face Trustworthy?
You're not mean—your brain is judging people's faces subconsciously.
The People Who Can't See Faces
Some people actually have a medical condition that makes it impossible for them to recognize faces.
Key Facts In This Video
Prosopagnosia is a condition in which people can't cognitively see faces. 00:22
The fusiform gyrus handles visual word recognition, color processing and face and body recognition. 02:28
People with face blindness tend have trouble interpreting facial expressions as well. 05:00
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