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SYSK Selects: What Makes us Yawn?

SYSK Selects: What Makes us Yawn?

Update: 2019-07-0646
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What is it that makes us suddenly draw in a deep breath through a wide-open mouth? The beautiful thing about yawning is that researchers really don't know. Whether the answer is physical, mental or even contagious there is pretty much no chance you won't yawn during this classic episode.

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Comments (6)

Aly Jones

I yawned 8 times in the first 10 minutes...

Aug 22nd
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Tara Lacey

I'd heard about the empathy thing and yawning. I only yawned 4 times while listening, but I'm gonna blame it on this nasty summer heat wave

Jul 20th
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Tyza SA

I actually yawned while listening

Jul 11th
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Nigel Henzie

I couldn't stop yawning for this entire episode

Jul 9th
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Villing Chong

I yawned about twice a minute then eventually fell asleep about 20mins in. Have to listen to it again now.

Jul 7th
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Kojo

Villing Chong Haha

Jul 10th
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SYSK Selects: What Makes us Yawn?

SYSK Selects: What Makes us Yawn?

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