Unformatted text preview: Does it matter? Understanding of planetary motion Technological advances Bloodletting Therapy for depression? …ouch! Illusory correlation… prejudicial beliefs Knowledge builds on itself Mozart effect Knowledge based on evidence Learning not to be fooled Claims in the popular press: “What do you mean?” “How do you know?” Extraordinary claims require extraordinary proof...
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- Fall '10
- Psychology, Planet, Friday the 13th, Mark Stellmack