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Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer: El patrón detrás del auto-engaño.

TED2010 · 19:01 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Michael Shermer: Michael Shermer: El patrón detrás del auto-engaño.
19:01 · Filmed February 2010 at TED2010 · Subtitles available in 32 languages

Michael Shermer explica que la tendencia humana de creer en cosas extrañas (desde abducciones de extraterrestres hasta varillas radiestésicas) se resume en dos de las capacidades de supervivencia más básicas del cerebro. Explica cuáles son y cómo nos meten en problemas.

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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