Why We Laugh

Why We Laugh

The Matt Townsend Show - Season 1, Episode 581 , Segment 3

Episode: Politics, Responding to Insults, Laughter

  • Jun 1, 2015 1:00 pm
  • 31:02 mins

Sophie Scott FMedSci is a British neuroscientist. Professor Scott is Wellcome Trust senior fellow at University College London, researching the neuroscience of voices, speech, and laughter. She is the Group Leader for the Speech Communication Neuroscience Group and Deputy Director at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience. Sophie Scott explains how laughter can be the best medicine.

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