August 2008

Psychology of Magic: 3 Critical Techniques

28 August 2008

Psychologists are interested in the principles of magic because magicians have been carrying out informal behavioural experiments on people for centuries.

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Superstitious? Why Even Rational People Hate to Tempt Fate

14 August 2008

Opening umbrellas indoors – why do even the most rational people have superstitious instincts?

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Six Degrees of Separation: Do We Really Live in a ‘Small World’?

5 August 2008

Six degrees of separation? Online maybe, but not necessarily offline.

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7 Myths of Crowd Psychology

1 August 2008

Crowds are not the many-armed destructive monsters of the popular or even fascist imagination.

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