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Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer: Mönstret bakom självbedrägelse

TED2010 · 19:01 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Michael Shermer: Michael Shermer: Mönstret bakom självbedrägelse
19:01 · Filmed February 2010 at TED2010 · Subtitles available in 32 languages

Michael Shermer menar att den mänskliga förkärleken att tro på konstiga saker — från att föras bort av utomjordingar till slagrutor — kan reduceras till två av hjärnans mest basala, hårdkodade överlevnadsförmågor. Han berättar vilka de är och hur dessa ställer till det för oss.

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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