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Horizon. The science of laughter

Author: Peter Leonard; Rob Liddell; British Broadcasting Corporation,
Publisher: [London, England] : British Broadcasting Corporation, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
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Right from the start of our lives, we all laugh. But why? Is our sense of humor what sets us apart from the rest of the animal world? Horizon meets the gorillas who bond through shared laughter, and travels to Washington State University to find out how tickling rats might help us treat depression. This is a global quest to discover the positive power of laughter - with some surprising results.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Leonard; Rob Liddell; British Broadcasting Corporation,
OCLC Number: 1000218659
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed July 20, 2017).
Editor: Steve Crabtree.
Performer(s): Presented by: Jimmy Carr.
Description: 1 online resource (52 min.)
Responsibility: series producer, Rob Liddell ; produced and directed by Peter Leonard ; BBC Studios.

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Right from the start of our lives, we all laugh. But why? Is our sense of humor what sets us apart from the rest of the animal world? Horizon meets the gorillas who bond through shared laughter, and travels to Washington State University to find out how tickling rats might help us treat depression. This is a global quest to discover the positive power of laughter - with some surprising results.

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