A Lesson On the Psychology of Meetings from SNL and Google, with Charles Duhigg

A Lesson On the Psychology of Meetings from SNL and Google, with Charles Duhigg

About five years ago Google started this interesting experiment. They wanted to figure out how to build the perfect team. And so what they did is they started collecting huge amounts of data about all the teams within Google. And their initial hypothesis was you can make teams better by putting the right people together, …

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Do you trust psychology? The Rosenhan Experiment

Do you trust psychology? The Rosenhan Experiment

Hi Lifelong learners, today we are discussing the Rosenhan’s battle of the Sane and the Insane. Do you trust psychologists? How much do they really help people? Meet David. He was a professor of psychology and was concerned about mental health. Specially that the professionals trying to help could not tell the difference between madness …

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5 Psychology Experiments You Couldn’t Do Today

5 Psychology Experiments You Couldn’t Do Today

Studying the human mind is a tricky business. There’s still so much we don’t know, and so many questions scientists are looking to answer. But when researchers are working with human subjects, they have to balance getting answers with protecting their subjects. In the past, they haven’t always been good about taking care of the …

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Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of time

Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of time

I want to share with you some ideas about the secret power of time, in a very short time. Video: All right, start the clock please. 30 seconds studio. Keep it quiet please. Settle down. It’s about time. End sequence. Take one. 15 seconds studio. 10, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two … …

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Why an Entire Field of Psychology Is in Trouble

Why an Entire Field of Psychology Is in Trouble

In 1998, a scientist named Roy Baumeister decided to investigate a question that psychologists had been thinking about for a while: Do people have a limited amount of willpower? To figure it out, he and his research group did what researchers do: they conducted a study. The results of that study seemed to show that …

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Waltz with Bashir – psychological experiment

Waltz with Bashir – psychological experiment

What’s wrong? It’s 6:30 in the morning! We all have friends who are lawyers, doctors, therapists… Sometimes that friendship costs them. But you wouldn’t wake your lawyer friend at 6:30! My lawyer is 10 times cheaper than you! I just don’t understand. Why Boaz’s dream with the dogs? Why that to jog my memory? It …

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Kids Try Food from the Great Depression | Kids Try | HiHo Kids

Kids Try Food from the Great Depression | Kids Try | HiHo Kids

– Sh– – Mm? (upbeat jazz music) (screeching) – Like that? – Oh. – Hm, sneak into the store and get cookies. (women laughing) – A onion? – What is that? Ew, nasty! – Yeah? (screeching) – It’s really good. – Yeah. – Yes. – Mm! Mm! I feel like school should have this. – …

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Make Bleeding Brain Cupcakes for Halloween – A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Make Bleeding Brain Cupcakes for Halloween – A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Hello and welcome to Cupcake Addiction’s Brain Aneurism Cupcake Tutorial where I’m going to be showing you how to make this really kind of gross brain cupcake which is taken a little bit over the top by giving it a jello shot which forms the brain aneurism. So before you serve this to your guests, …

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A Man Drank 3 Liters Rum Everyday Since Age 13. This is What Happened To His Liver.

A Man Drank 3 Liters Rum Everyday Since Age 13. This is What Happened To His Liver.

A man drank 3 liters of rum everyday since age 13. This is what happened to his liver JB is a 27 year old man presenting to the emergency room with “hematemesis”: the vomiting of blood. Breathing fast and heart beating fast, JB quickly falls unconscious just before admission. His younger sister Kristin, in tears, …

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Hypoxia preacclimatisation helps surviving deadly audio shock

Hypoxia preacclimatisation helps surviving deadly audio shock

In this experiment, the control and experimental rats are placed into a stress chamber where they are exposed to intermittent audio shock The exposure to a very loud noise makes rats jump erratically. Continued stress results in seizures. On the seventh minute of intermittent audio shock the control rats lose coordination On the twelfth minute …

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