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Laughter in the animal kingdom

Studies by various groups suggest monkeys, dogs and even rats love a good laugh. “Neural circuits for laughter exist in very ancient regions of the brain, and ancestral forms of play and laughter existed in other animals eons before we humans came along with our ‘ha-ha-has’ and verbal repartee,” says Jaak Panksepp, a neuroscientist at Bowling Green State University.

Read this article that explains how animals don’t just laugh, there’s evidence they can crack their own jokes.

Completely unrelated, but interesting anyway: Have you heard the call of the Australian Kookaburra?

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2018-04-03T17:15:34+00:00 Laughter Blog|

About the Author:

Sebastien Gendry is a speaker, trainer and consultant, expert in laughter for wellness and wellbeing. He played a major role in introducing Laughter Therapy in North America, Russia, Palestine and other countries, inspired the creation of 100s of Laughter Clubs worldwide, and is the creator of the Laughter Wellness method. He has been offering a variety of laughter programs every year on three to four continents for the past decade and continues to do so.

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