Wednesday, September 3, 2014

People in crowds do not spontaneously de-evolve into subhuman beasts

via Boing Boing

The viewpoint that humans in large groups are dangerous has informed the policies and tactics of governments and police forces for more than a century, and like many prescientific musings, much of it is wrong. David McRaney investigates in the latest episode of You AreNot So Smart.

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