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Michael Shermer tvrdí, že lidskou tendenci věřit podivným věcem - od únosů mimozemšťany po proutkaření - jde připsat na vrub dvěma vrozeným, životně důležitým vlastnostem našeho mozku. Vysvětlí, o jaké vlastnosti se jedná a jak nás mohou dostat do problémů.

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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