You want the Truth? Your brain can’t handle the truth!

The internet didn’t invent conspiracy theories. But by exploiting an evolutionary feature of our brain, it has helped plunged us into a post-truth world of alternative facts. Continue reading You want the Truth? Your brain can’t handle the truth!

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Does “Neuropolitics” Make Neuroscience Great Again?

You might have had a myriad of thoughts about the 2016 U.S. Presidential Elections, ranging from “Haha, there’s no way he’s running for President!” to “Haha, there’s no way anyone would vote for him!” to “What are these people thinking?!” to a final, desperate plea: “Can neuroscience explain this?!” Continue reading Does “Neuropolitics” Make Neuroscience Great Again?