Yawning contagious in wolves too
Yawning contagious in wolves too

A new study has suggested that wolves tend to yawn when they see one of their brethren indulging in the act -- just like the humans.

Yawning contagious among bonobos too

Just as humans sometimes find it impossible to resist yawning as a response to another person`s yawn, bonobos, our closest evolutionary cousins, too feel the same urge, says a study.

Yawning can cool your brain

It may look unpleasant in office meeting or in the middle of a social dinner but yawning does help cool your brain.

You tend to yawn lesser as you age: Study

A new research has suggested that a person`s ability to yawn after seeing another person do the same reduces with age.

Yawning is contagious in dogs too

Dogs yawn often when they see a person yawning, and are more responsive towards their owner`s yawns than to a stranger`s, a research has suggested.

Even birds can’t resist a good yawn

Not just humans but birds also find yawns irresistible, say a researcher.

Yawns more contagious between family and friends

You are more likely to yawn if a family member or friend yawns rather than if a stranger does, due to a phenomenon called ‘yawn contagion’, says a new study.

Sinuses play role in brain cooling driven by yawning

Yawning assists in controlling temperature of the brain and helps cooling it down.

Yawning may be natural ‘brain-cooling’ mechanism

Yawning could serve as a method for regulating brain temperature, according to a new study.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Itching, like yawning, can be contagious

A team of researchers has found that sometimes itching, like yawning, can be contagious.

Here`s why yawning is contagious

If somebody yawns it's likely that people nearby will probably do the same.