Essential video portal focusing on human nature, promoting healthy skepticism, critical thinking and reason.

Tali Sharot: The optimism bias

Featured Video Play Icon
donate
Share
[17:40]

Are we born to be optimistic, rather than realistic? Tali Sharot shares new research that suggests our brains are wired to look on the bright side — and how that can be both dangerous and beneficial.

[Video and text source: TED YouTube channel]

Comments