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Perceptions of AI engaging in human expression.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Scientific reports [Sci Rep] 2021 Oct 27; Vol. 11 (1), pp. 21181. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 27.

Abstract:Though humans should defer to the superior judgement of AI in an increasing number of domains, certain biases prevent us from doing so. Understanding when and why these biases occur is a central challenge for human-computer interaction. One proposed so...

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The surprise element: A hallmark of creativity in scientists, artists, and comedians.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Cell [Cell] 2021 Oct 14; Vol. 184 (21), pp. 5261-5265. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Sep 24.

Abstract:Truly creative works of science and art produce unexpected and surprising results-just like the punch line of a good joke that generates an unfamiliar twist on a familiar idea. Surprise stimulates curiosity, which triggers a search to reveal the myster...

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[Perineal pain in Tintin adventures].

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie [Prog Urol] 2021 Jun; Vol. 31 (7), pp. 414-421. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 10.

Abstract:Aims: To analyze the determinants and severity of perineal pain in the adventures of Tintin and Snowy.Material and Methods: All 23 adventures of Tintin and Snowy (Hergé, Moulinsart Ed.) were reviewed in order to determine the presence, causes and sever...

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Humor in reproductive medicine - the good, the bad, and the funny.

Publication Type:Editorial & Opinion

Source(s):Fertility and sterility [Fertil Steril] 2021 Jun; Vol. 115 (6), pp. 1393-1394. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 15.

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A short humorous intervention protects against subsequent psychological stress and attenuates cortisol levels without affecting attention.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Scientific reports [Sci Rep] 2021 Mar 31; Vol. 11 (1), pp. 7284. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Mar 31.

Abstract:Presentation of humor simultaneously with a stressful event has been shown to dampen the psychological and physiological responses of stress. However, whether a relatively short humorous intervention can be utilized to prevent the subsequent stress pro...

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Coronavirus diaries: Laughter is the best medicine.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Nature [Nature] 2021 Mar; Vol. 591 (7848), pp. 165.

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For sale: rare piece of polar paradise.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Medical journal of Australia [Med J Aust] 2020 Dec; Vol. 213 (11), pp. 525.

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Exploring the usefulness of medical clowns in elevating satisfaction and reducing aggressive tendencies in pediatric and adult hospital wards.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):BMC health services research [BMC Health Serv Res] 2021 Jan 06; Vol. 21 (1), pp. 15. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jan 06.

Abstract:Background: Most existing research on medical clowns in health care services has investigated their usefulness mainly among child health consumers. In this research we examined multiple viewpoints of medical staff, clowns, and health consumers aiming t...

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What the forks? A longitudinal quality improvement study tracking cutlery numbers in a public teaching and research hospital staff tearoom.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):The Medical journal of Australia [Med J Aust] 2020 Dec; Vol. 213 (11), pp. 521-523.

Abstract:Objectives: To evaluate the circulation lifespan of forks and teaspoons in an institutional tearoom.Design: Longitudinal quality improvement study, based on prospective tracking of marked teaspoons and forks.Setting: Staff tearoom in a public teaching ...

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