As a species, humans don't think hard about blinking. It's just not the central drama of our days. However, a recent study found that blinks are important non-verbal communication — and that when we're talking to someone, we subtly and subconsciously respond to the length of their blinks.
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In the Blink of an Eye
The Power of Long Blinks
Written by Mae Rice January 22, 2019
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