Being Human – Why Do We Laugh?

why-do-we-laugh-3Laughter is a universal human behavior. Have you ever wondered why we laugh or what it really means when we do? Greg Bryant of UCLA studies the evolution of communication and vocal behavior, especially of spontaneous vocal expressions such as laughter. In this episode he explores the origins and evolution of human laughter.
Greg Bryant is an associate professor in the Department of Communication Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

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