Holy cow, ChatGPT can create words for emotions we never knew we had

An image to represent an emotion invented by ChatGPT
(Image credit: Philipp Lenssen on Reddit)

The rapid advance in AI tools has provoked much existential and ontological debate. Can AI really think and create or does it just churn out pastiches of all previous human ideas? 

Now it seems that AI has a grasp of human emotions. A Reddit user asked Chat GPT to invent 10 new emotions, each with a name and potential cause, and he made images to represent them using one of the best AI art generators. The results suggest ChatGPT might know us better than we know ourselves.

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Joseph Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment for creatives, from monitors to accessories and office supplies. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives, where he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and collaterals for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.