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We live in groups. We are influenced by those around us. Why?
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The Feed August 30

The Feed August 30 | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
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THE BRAIN WITH DAVID EAGLEMAN | What is Empathy? | PBS

http://pbs.org/thebrain Premieres Wednesdays, October 14-November 18, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET on PBS. When we watch someone else in pain our brains run
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I met my bully, 23 years after she had made my life a misery in the schoolyard

I met my bully, 23 years after she had made my life a misery in the schoolyard | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
The scars from childhood bullying can last a lifetime.
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Jim classically conditions Dwight

This video depicts Jim classically conditioning Dwight. Can you identify the neutral stimulus, unconditioned stimulus, conditioned stimulus, unconditione
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Fundamental Attribution Error

Fundamental attribution error describes how, when judging others’ actions, we tend to give too much causal weight to their character and not enough to th
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Catalyst: Music on the Brain - ABC TV Science

Catalyst: Music on the Brain - ABC TV Science | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
If you had to make a playlist of your life what would be on it? And if toward the end of your life your mind and memories were fading away would this soundtrack help bring them back? Catalyst take
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Your body language shapes who you are

Your body language shapes who you are | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy shows how “power posing” -- standing in a posture of confidence, even when we don’t feel confident -- can affect testosterone and cortisol levels in the brain, and might even have an impact on our chances for success.
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Moral behavior in animals

Moral behavior in animals | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
What happens when two monkeys are paid unequally? Fairness, reciprocity, empathy, cooperation -- caring about the well-being of others seems like a very human trait. But Frans de Waal shares some surprising videos of behavioral tests, on primates and other mammals, that show how many of these moral traits all of us share.
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What if we could look inside human brains? - Moran Cerf

What if we could look inside human brains? - Moran Cerf | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
The brain is what makes us function, yet we understand so little about how it works. We are learning more about the brain by using new technology to monitor epilepsy patients during surgery. Moran Cerf explains the process doctors use to explore the brain further.
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Harlow's Monkeys - YouTube

*must watch*! Fascinating video on experiments of "love" done with monkeys...
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Lynx April Fool's Day Spray App - Getting the girl will never be the same again...

April 1st 2012 April Fools Day! I do not own nor claim to own this video. This video has been uploaded for archival and informational purposes only. Th
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Sensory Science: Testing Taste Thresholds

Sensory Science: Testing Taste Thresholds | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
A tasty task from Science Buddies
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RSA ANIMATE: The Empathic Civilisation

Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it ha
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Great description of empathy and the influence empathy has had on human cultural development.
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Would you help a girl? (Social Experiment)

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Mapping the brain: scientists define 180 distinct regions, but what now?

Mapping the brain: scientists define 180 distinct regions, but what now? | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
Neuroscientists analysed the brains of 210 healthy young adults. The result was a modern atlas of the human brain, 97 areas of which have never been described before.
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Cognitive Biases - The self-serving bias

To download the video, go here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9wsjr0fKHE9TGsxMzA5NTJxa1E/edit?usp=sharing A self-serving bias is any cognitive o
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The Halo Effect - Science of Attraction

So many things can influence the decisions and judgments we make. In this Science of Attraction video for Channel 4, which is introduced by Derren Brown
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Science Of Persuasion

http://www.influenceatwork.com This animated video describes the six universal Principles of Persuasion that have been scientifically proven to make you most...
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Psychology Science Fair Projects & Experiment Ideas | Education.com

Psychology Science Fair Projects & Experiment Ideas | Education.com | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
Looking for science fair project ideas? Browse from hundreds of cool psychology science fair projects, psychology experiments, and sociology projects for kids.
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A neural portrait of the human mind

A neural portrait of the human mind | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
Brain imaging pioneer Nancy Kanwisher, who uses fMRI scans to see activity in brain regions (often her own), shares what she and her colleagues have learned: The brain is made up of both highly specialized components and general-purpose "machinery." Another surprise: There's so much left to learn.
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How the human brain works - YouTube

An animated tour around the human brain (commissioned for Brain Awareness Week)
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What happens when you remove the hippocampus? - Sam Kean

What happens when you remove the hippocampus? - Sam Kean | The psychology of social influence | Scoop.it
When Henry Molaison (now widely known as H.M.) cracked his skull in an
accident, he began blacking out and having seizures. In an attempt to
cure him, daredevil surgeon Dr. William Skoville removed H.M.'s
hippocampus. Luckily, the seizures did go away — but so did his
long-term memory! Sam Kean walks us through this astonishing medical case,
detailing everything H.M. taught us about the brain and memory.
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