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Michael Shermer: Why people believe weird things

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Michael Shermer sostiene che la tendenza umana a credere in cose strane - dai rapimenti alieni alle bacchette da rabdomanti - si riduce a due delle più basiche e innate capacità di sopravvivenza. Ci spiega cosa sono e come ci hanno messo nei pasticci.

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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