Michael Shermer:
Michael Shermer: Itsepetoksen taustat

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Michael Shermer sanoo, että ihmisen taipumus uskoa outoja asioita — avaruusolentojen sieppauksista taikavarpuihin — juontaa pohjimmiltaan juurensa aivoihin iskostuneista eloonjäämisen perustaidoista. Hän selittää, mitä ne ovat ja kuinka ne saattavat meidät vaikeuksiin.

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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