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Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer over geloven in rare dingen.

TED2006 · 13:25 · Filmed Feb 2006
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Michael Shermer: Michael Shermer over geloven in rare dingen.
13:25 · Filmed February 2006 at TED2006 · Subtitles available in 37 languages

Waarom zien mensen de Maagd Maria in een boterham of horen ze demonische gezangen in "Stairway to Heaven"? Met behulp van video en muziek toont Michael Shermer aan hoe we er onszelf toe brengen om iets te geloven - en de feiten over het hoofd zien.

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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