Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer om att tro på underliga saker

TED2006 · 13:25 · Filmed Feb 2006
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Varför tror sig folk se Jungfru Maria i en ostsmörgås eller höra demoniska budskap i "Stairway to Heaven"? Med hjälp av video och musik visar skeptikern Michael Shermer hur vi kan övertyga oss själva att tro - och på så sätt förbise fakta.

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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