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Selected Press

Pardon Me! A Fearless Look at Our Bodies’ Mundane Functions
The New York Times, August 14, 2012

The Professor of Burps.”
The Boston Globe, August 12, 2012

Nature, August 2, 2012

Scientific American, August 2012

“The Science Of Laughter”
“On Point,” March 9, 2012

Laughing may help ease blood pressure, boost mood and enrich health in other ways.”
The Washington Post, October 24, 2011

Scientists Hint at Why Laughter Feels So Good,”
The New York Times, September 13, 2011

“In Women’s Tears, a Chemical That Says, ‘Not Tonight, Dear’”
The New York Times, January 6, 2011

“Tears may send a sexual message in addition to an emotional one, study finds”
The Washington Post, January 6, 2011

FYI: What Is the Evolutionary Purpose of Tickling?
Popular Science, January 2011

Genuine, Open-Mouth Laughter Appreciated Most
Discovery News, November 16, 2010