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The Science Friday book club chats about Michael Crichton's 1969 classic sci-fi thriller.
In this segment, Ira talks with science writer Richard Preston about his craft, and about the stories and people he has covered over the years.
Ira Flatow and guests share science funnies and discover an element of humor (pu...
Researchers have tickled gorillas, bonobos, chimps and humans in an effort to un...
Do 'science' and 'comedy' go together?
Can hearty laughter have some of the same physiological effects as exercise?
Smile, smile, smile. Happiness may be catching.
Author Scott Weems lets us in on the jokes and uncovers the science of humor.