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Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer über den Glauben an seltsame Dinge

TED2006 · 13:25 · Filmed Feb 2006
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Michael Shermer: Michael Shermer über den Glauben an seltsame Dinge
13:25 · Filmed February 2006 at TED2006 · Subtitles available in 37 languages

Warum sehen Menschen die Jungfrau Maria auf einem Käse-Sandwich oder hören teuflische Einflüsterungen in „Stairway to Heaven“? Der Skeptiker Michael Shermer zeigt, mittels Videos und Musik, wie wir uns dazu bringen, etwas zu glauben – und die Tatsachen zu ignorieren.

Skeptic
Michael Shermer debunks myths, superstitions and urban legends — and explains why we believe them. Along with publishing Skeptic Magazine, he's author of Why People Believe Weird Things and The Mind of the Market. Full bio
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