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Your Brain on Laughter

Your Brain on Laughter

Laughter is not quite exclusive to human beings but the scope, range, and way in which humour is present in all aspects of society is. It also so happens that it is also very good for you – and can improve productivity in business.

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Your Brain on Laughter

Your Brain on Laughter

Laughter is not quite exclusive to human beings but the scope, range, and way in which humour is present in all aspects of society is. It also so happens that it is also very good for you – and can improve productivity in business.

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Your Brain on Laughter

Your Brain on Laughter

Laughter is not quite exclusive to human beings but the scope, range, and way in which humour is present in all aspects of society is. It also so happens that it is also very good for you – and can improve productivity in business.

Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

Do Men and Women Have Different Brains?

We probably all believe, to some degree, that men’s and women’s brains differ. But the research is contradictory, and a major review last year found no significant differences – going against most people’s gut feeling and general observations. But some more recent research points to what the differences might actually be.

Putin’s Brain

Putin’s Brain

Exploring the brain of Putin - and other psychopaths There has been a lot written about Putin and Russia over recent days and weeks. Many of them have been spot on. I would like to add to this in my field of expertise, the human brain, and this will highlight just...

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