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These Baby Animals Are Yawning, But Not For The Reason You Might Think

The Huffington Post | Sarah Digiulio | Posted 05.24.2016 | Weird News

Yawning is a somewhat unexplained phenomenon in both animals and humans, even though we know that people, animals and even fetuses in the womb do it. ...

Why Do My Eyes Tear Up When I Yawn?

Cheryl G. Murphy | Posted 09.02.2016 | Science
Cheryl G. Murphy

When you see someone yawn, you might yawn too and something else may also happen. You might shed a tear or two.

Fox Yawns

Roeselien Raimond | Posted 10.14.2014 | Arts
Roeselien Raimond

Foxes yawn. So do we. So what? Still, yawning is quite luxury thing. Being scared, cold or thirsty isn't a good starting point for a decent yawn. Ya...

Contagious Yawning May Not Be Linked To Empathy After All

Posted 03.18.2014 | Healthy Living

Despite how little we actually know about yawning and why we do it, at least one thing's for certain: Yawning really is contagious. But maybe not for ...

Cat Does This Every Time

William Goodman | Posted 08.15.2013 | Comedy

We've all been there before. Someone nearby yawns and you suddenly find yourself compelled to yawn right along with them. It's just that contagious. ...

Meet Chicago's Latest Indie Sensation -- YAWN

Salvatore Bono | Posted 09.12.2012 | Chicago
Salvatore Bono

As the summer heat rolls on, we all look for a song or an artist that will provide us with music for fun in the sun. Now you may look no further than the Windy City's own YAWN.

PHOTOS: 30 Celebrities Yawning

Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living

Yawning: Everyone does it (even animals!), but no one really knows why. In general, researchers tend to fall into one of two camps, WebMD reports....

WATCH: Why We 'Catch' Yawning From Others

Posted 05.23.2012 | Science

Yawning is a mysterious thing. For starters, just reading that sentence may have caused you to yawn. The behavior, technically a reflex that involves ...

Why Is Yawning So Contagious?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Searles | Posted 01.24.2012 | Science

In a relationship? Yawning much? Maybe you're just tired of each other. Yawning isn't just a sign of sleepiness, say Italian scientists at the Natu...