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Jane McGonigal, author of Reality is Broken, explains how to make real life more ‘gameful.’
Sherry Turkle discusses Alone Together, and whether our devices detract from human relationships.
Bit.ly's Hilary Mason talks about services sites hope to provide by collecting online browsing data.Bit.ly's Hilary Mason talks about services sites hope to provide by collecting online browsing data.
Gleick writes of information sharing through the ages, from African drum languages to the internet.
Researchers attempt to measure the amount of information humanity can store and transmit.
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.