60-Second Mind

Scientific American

Science & Medicine, Social Sciences, Technology

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Social Sciences 21
Science & Medicine 122

Leading science journalists provide a weekly one-minute commentary on the latest developments in the science of brain and behavior. For a full-length, weekly podcast you can subscribe to Science Talk: The Podcast of Scientific American . To view all our archived podcasts please visit: www.scientificamerican.com/podcast


Great Expectations for 2009

December 30th, 2008

Episode 6 of 93 episodes

Multiple experiments by Duke University professor Dan Ariely reveal how our expectations hugely influence our decisions, and ultimately, our experiences. Christie Nicholson reports

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