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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tickling

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

www.popsci.com/science/article/2010-12/fyi-what-evolutionary-purpose-tickling

Aug 12, 2013 ... These facts offer insight into tickling's evolutionary purpose, says Robert R. Provine, a neuroscientist at the University of Maryland, Baltimore ...

www.psych2go.net/purpose-tickling

Jan 25, 2015 ... There has been research to suggest that the purpose of tickling has nothing ... then when the participants were supposedly being tickled by the ...

www.medicaldaily.com/pulse/tickle-tickle-science-behind-being-ticklish-and-how-overcome-it-329802

Apr 17, 2015 ... Baby getting chin tickled Here's the evolutionary purpose of tickling and how to stop yourself from being ticklish. acheron0, CC BY 2.0.

www.theregister.co.uk/2006/09/01/the_odd_body_tickling

Sep 1, 2006 ... Even Plato and Aristotle speculated about tickling and its purpose. ... precise point to be tickled must not be known" to the person being tickled.

www.askabiologist.org.uk/answers/viewtopic.php?id=515

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 ...

biology.stackexchange.com/questions/1001/is-there-are-evolutionary-explanation-for-why-humans-and-primates-are-ticklish

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

www.quora.com/Tickling-What-if-any-is-the-evolutionary-advantage-of-being-ticklish

Especially most people being ticklish in certain areas and not others. E.g., feet ... The best theory I've come across is this: tickling (with children) is an opportunity to ...

zidbits.com/2012/05/why-are-we-ticklish

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.howstuffworks.com/life/inside-the-mind/emotions/laugh-tickling.htm

Consider being touched by another person's finger lightly on the top of your thigh, a few ... Tickling and laughter (or a smile at the thought of tickling, perhaps) fit ...