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“Humor”

Apr 6, 2016 05:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A newly-named law school changed its name to avoid an embarrassing acronym, only one of many organization to do so. Continue reading →
Feb 24, 2016 11:30 AM ET // Tariq Malik, Space.com
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly isn't just flying an epic one-year mission in space. He's doing it with a sense of humor.
Feb 2, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Between fixing toilets and rescuing zinnias, it turns out that Scott Kelly is a fun astronaut to hang out with.
Dec 19, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Discovery News
The 2015 winners have been announced for a competition dedicated to the humorous side of nature.
Nov 10, 2015 11:19 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Humor can arise when something violates our ideas of identity and normalcy, while simultaneously seeming safe and playful.
Aug 13, 2015 01:20 PM ET
The next time you hear sarcasm or express it yourself, consider that it may actually be stimulating your brain toward creativity and smarts.
Jun 16, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Genes may be responsible for more than we think, from how we shop to how we sleep.
Jan 7, 2015 12:00 PM ET
It may be harder to smile, muscle-wise, than it is to frown, but smiling (even fake-smiling!) can help you to find things funnier and make you happier. Trace turns his frown upside down to recount some studies that have reached this sunny conclusion.
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