According to laughter research, you're not as funny as you think.
There's a lot more to laughter than you might imagine, in this Moment of Science.
Have you ever felt better after laughing? Laughter can be one of the best medicines. Find out why on A Moment of Science.
Scientists are learning that emotions, such as laughter, are universal.
How does a good joke make us forget our negative emotions?
Laughter research has found that less than 20% of laughter is a sincere response to someone's humor. In fact, it's primarily a social signal.