Some people have noticed that when they're listening to music through headphones and they yawn, the music slows way down. This might be due to a little thing called chronostasis.
We're really loving this
yawn compilation exercise in sympathetic yawn repression. It's a video by filmmaker Daniel Mercadante (titled "Yawns," naturally). Assembled from clips of the best yawn footage the internet has to offer, it may be the most definitive proof ever that yawns are contagious. Seriously — we defy…
According to a study published yesterday in PLoS ONE, you're more likely to respond with a yawn to a family member's yawn than to a friend's yawn. (Be honest, how many of you just yawned?)