Laughter

You, Explained

This Is Why Some People Hate Being Tickled

What makes people more ticklish than others?
Suzannah Weiss
5.17.18
Film

This Insane 'Blade Runner' Interview Might Be Better Than the Film

Let the sound of Harrison Ford belly-laughing about Ryan Gosling's knitting habits heal and restore you.
River Donaghey
10.5.17
Features

We Made a Dancefloor Dictionary So You Don't Have to Call Everything a Banger

You'll never struggle to describe music again!
Angus Harrison
7.6.17
Still a Thing

You Know Who's Bizarrely Good For People's Health? Clowns.

No, not the doctors; actual Bozos.
Mark Hay
5.2.17
Laughing Matters

The Science of Being Funny

Can you improve your humor game with practice?
Joel Warner
3.24.17
video

Zero-Gravity Space Art | The Process

Artist Eyal Gevar works with NASA to make art that can be made and appreciated in space.
The Creators Project
12.1.16
Twitter

Why Do Media Outlets Still Fall Victim to Twitter Parody?

'Morning Joe' has egg on its face—but the mistake is understandable.
Rachel Pick
8.10.15
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Haim Get Taught How to Write Lyrics That Are Actually Good

Our favorite media consultant Janessa Slater is back with a new episode of Sound Advice.
Eric Sundermann
7.9.14
Motherboard Blog

Dutch Man Can't Stop Laughing After Surgery, to His Wife's Chagrin

I'm just going to say this right now: This video of a Dutch man who simply can't stop laughing and his annoyed-but-sympathetic wife is the most adorable non-corgi video I've seen on the Internet. Apparently Huug Bosse (what an incredible name...
Derek Mead
3.21.12