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In The Assayer, Galileo philosophically examines tickling in the ... make movements to get away from, and report disliking, being tickled, ...

FYI: What Is The Evolutionary Purpose Of Tickling? | Popular Science

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Aug 12, 2013 ... You probably know that you can't tickle yourself. And although you might be able to tickle a total stranger, your brain also strongly discourages ...

Why are we ticklish? (Page 1) - Evolution - Ask a Biologist Q&A

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Also, what induces the tickle feeling? (We've been told that it is the brain being unable to anticipate some types of tactile sensations. Is this true ...

Tickle, Tickle: The Science Behind Being Ticklish, And How To ...

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Apr 17, 2015 ... Here's the evolutionary purpose of tickling and how to stop yourself from being ticklish.

What is the evolutionary purpose of tickling? - io9

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Dec 26, 2010 ... And although you might be able to tickle a total stranger, your brain also strongly ... These facts offer insight into tickling's evolutionary purpose.

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Feb 12, 2012 ... Tickling is a rather interesting phenomenon: When humans or apes are ... Do they have the same evolutionary purpose or different ones?

What biological purpose, if any, does being ticklish serve? - Quora

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Itch and tickle are alert/alarm sensations signaling possible insect activity on the body. http://www.neuroscientistnews.com/research-news/scratch-itch-hairy...

What is the purpose of tickling? • The Register

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Sep 1, 2006 ... Even Plato and Aristotle speculated about tickling and its purpose. ... the threat of being tickled without laying a finger on them is enough to ...

Physiology of Tickling - Why do people laugh when they get tickled ...

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... is quite interesting. Learn more about the physiology of tickling at HowStuffWorks. ... How do you criticize something without being a jerk? This is your brain on ...

Tickling: What, if any, is the evolutionary advantage of being ticklish ...

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I like to think of it as "Grooming - the Beta version". Clearly there was supposed to be a reason ... Can you stop being ticklish? Katie Chan, Victim of periodic and ...

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Why Are We Ticklish? - Zidbits

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May 6, 2012 ... The happiness, laughing and/or excitement that comes with being tickling are seen as a way to encourage the continuation of the act because ...

Science: Why Are We Ticklish & What Does It Mean? - Bit Rebels

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Tickling and being ticklish is actually way more interesting than I expected. ... about the topic this week called FYI: What Is the Evolutionary Purpose of Tickling.

The Purpose of Tickling | Psych2Go.net

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Jan 29, 2015 ... There has been research to suggest that the purpose of tickling has ... after being told that they needed to pay close attention to the tickling. This ...