Psychology

The brain is the most complex structure in the Universe, and neurologists must puzzle out diagnoses from the tiniest of clues. Subscribe for regula...
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Bessel van der Kolk, MD, delivers the lecture "Childhood Trauma, Affect Regulation, and Borderline Personality Disorder" as part of the 9th Annual ...
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In this special two-part presentation from NECSS 2012, James Randi discusses his experiences investigating Peter Popoff, Oral Roberts, and other se...
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In this participatory session, you will learn how to tell when someone is lying. Really. As a former CIA Officer with more than 20 years of experie...
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Scott D Anthony shares a few leadership lessons from the trenches of disruption with Talks at Google. Scott Anthony is a strategic advisor, writer ...
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Robert Sapolsky is an American neuroendocrinologist and author. He is currently a professor of biology, and professor of neurology and neurological...
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Cognitive science sees the brain as a sort of computer, but how does education redesign these cerebral computers? Cognitive scientist, philosopher,...
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For something that is so good for us, swearing gets a bad rap. Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.ly/RiSubscRibeScience writer Emma B...
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They are tiny. They are tall. They are gray. They are green. They survey our world with enormous glowing eyes. To conduct their shocking experiment...
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Your brain is hiding your real motives from you. Prof. Robin Hanson explains how we evolved to deceive ourselves about politics, education, medicin...
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Dr. Georgia Ede received her B.A. in Biology from Carleton College in Minnesota, then spent seven years as a research assistant in the fields of bi...
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This lecture on brain food takes a look at the scientific truths behind food fads, tests the myths associated with foods like fish oil, power drink...
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A good lecture on psychopathy.
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Psychopathy has long captured the public imagination. Newspaper column inches and Hollywood films alike mirror our curiosity and capture our natura...
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Neuroscientist David DeSteno focuses on what science shows about how to achieve long-lasting, sustained success, not the instant gratification, sup...
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Julia Galef is President and Co-Founder of the Center for Applied Rationality, an organization teaching cognitive science-based techniques for effe...
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Stuff happens. The weather forecast says it’s sunny, but you just got drenched. You got a flu shot—but you’re sick in bed with the flu. Your ...
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One in four people in Britain is suffering from depression or anxiety in any given year – but have we been taught correctly about its causes? Bes...
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Neuroscientists talk about how we have one brain but two minds. We have a mind that acts on impulse and seeks immediate gratification, and we have ...
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