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How much sleep does your brain need? Experts discuss the links between sleep, memory, and cognition.
Just smelling the aroma of coffee is enough to change the activity of certain genes in rats.
A new study says people may be sabotaging their diets in an unexpected way - through too little sleep.
Nearly half of American adults say they rarely get a good night's sleep, according to a new poll.
A rocking motion appears to synchronize brainwaves, leading to deeper sleep with a quicker onset.
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.