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What Is The Scariest Thing?
by Vsauce
3 weeks ago    2,487,425 Views
Everyone is scared of something ... but what's the SCARIEST thing? Is it even possible to answer such a question? In this special I explore the dark r..
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I Watch 3 Episodes of Mind Field With Our Experts & Researchers
by Vsauce
4 weeks ago    563,456 Views
EVERY EPISODE OF MIND FIELD IS NOW FREE for the rest of the year! To celebrate, I asked a group of colleagues who worked with me on the series to sit ..
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Laws & Causes
by Vsauce
1 month ago    2,380,954 Views
SUBSCRIBE TO THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.curiositybox.com/ *If you sign up now, you'll get Box XIII which includes Inq's Astonishing Ruler and 7 ot..
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Mind Reading
by Vsauce
10 months ago    0 Views
In this episode I visit a researcher who is studying memory by using machine learning and neuroimaging to detect and predict people's brain states. I ..
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Behavior and Belief
by Vsauce
10 months ago    0 Views
How can a lie become true? In this episode, Dr. Aaron Blaisdell and I create a game show that is actually a giant “human Skinner Box” to observe t..
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How to Talk to Aliens
by Vsauce
10 months ago    0 Views
Are we alone in the universe? Even if we could contact aliens, what would we say? How would we say it? And, most importantly, should we even be trying..
31:05
Should I Die?
by Vsauce
11 months ago    0 Views
If I could live forever, should I? How does being reminded of our own mortality affect us psychologically? In this episode I speak with mortician and ..
34:28
The Stanford Prison Experiment
by Vsauce
11 months ago    0 Views
Normal people can become monsters given the right situation. That’s the standard narrative of the Stanford Prison Experiment, one of the most famous..
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The Stilwell Brain
by Vsauce
11 months ago    0 Views
There are 100 billion individual neurons in the human brain. Working together, they allow us to make sense of, and move through, the world around us. ..
28:28
Moral Licensing
by Vsauce
11 months ago    0 Views
How are our moral decisions influenced by factors we’re not aware of? A phenomenon known as Moral Licensing claims that when we do something good, w..
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The Origins of Disgust
by Vsauce
11 months ago    496,781 Views
With the help of Cecile Sarabian, Dr. Andrew MacIntosh and some fake poop, Michael observes levels of disgust among Japanese Macaques.
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The Cognitive Tradeoff Hypothesis
by Vsauce
11 months ago    13,762,477 Views
Humans are the only Earthlings with complex language. But at what cost was that ability acquired? In this episode, I visit Tetsuro Matsuzawa to learn ..
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The Electric Brain - Mind Field S2 (Ep 8)
by Vsauce
2 years ago    0 Views
Our nervous system is fundamentally electric. We move our arm by sending a signal to the muscles that control it. That means we can bypass our brain..
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Divergent Minds - Mind Field S2 (Ep 7)
by Vsauce
2 years ago    0 Views
Scientists can’t dissect living people’s brains to study their function. But by examining the behavior of people whose brains are atypical (due to..
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The Power of Suggestion - Mind Field S2 (Ep 6)
by Vsauce
2 years ago    0 Views
Exactly how do placebos work? Researchers believe that, through the power of suggestion, placebos may unleash the power of our own subconscious minds..
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