Video, Professor Sophie Scott on laughter, ALD13

2016-06-13T03:08:52Z (GMT) by Suw Charman-Anderson
Prof Sophie Scott, a cognitive neuroscientist and standup scientist who studies laughter, explains why we laugh and how our bodies are trying to kill us when we do.

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