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How can we sustain and balance the exploding global population?
What would the world be like if humans were to disappear from the planet?
Ira talks with author Alan Weisman about what the world might be like if humans were suddenly to disappear from the planet.
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.