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If you listen closely to giggles, guffaws, and polite chuckles, you can discern a huge amount of information about people and their relationships with each other. This week, we talk with neuroscientist Sophie Scott about the many shades of laughter, from cackles of delight among close friends to the "canned" mirth of TV laugh tracks. You can find more about the research discussed in this episode here: https://n.pr/2RORlDs
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Laxmi Woodham

I have recently discovered this podcast and I enjoy it, somewhat to my surprise. The cool even voice of the host, Shankar Vendantam, differs from the lively, vivacious, banter, of the hosts I generally seek. I love the knowledge he shares and the clarity which he offers. I am left questioning if all the surprise cultural references come mostly from him or producers. Is his entertainment taste as eclectic as his voice is collected?

Apr 29th
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Lisa Lawson

10 NEON 20.18. GOD

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