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Robert Provine
Robert Provine
Neuroscientist, laughter researcher
Robert Provine, a neuroscientist at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, uses interdisciplinary methods to study the development and evolution of the nervous system and behavior, including human social behavior. He is the author of Laughter: A Scientific Investigation, which was selected as one of the "25 Books to Remember from 2000" by the New York Public Library.