Michael Shermer:
Porque é que as pessoas acreditam em coisas estranhas

TED2006 · 13:25 · Filmed Feb 2006
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Porque é que as pessoas vêem a Virgem Maria numa sanduíche de queijo ou ouvem letras demoníacas na música "Stairway to Heaven"? Utilizando filme e música, o céptico Michael Shermer mostra como nos convencemos a acreditar — e a ignorar os factos.

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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