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February 7, 2015

Ben Ambridge: 10 things you might think about psychology -- that are wrong

14:55 minutes · Filmed Jan 2014 · Posted Feb 2015 · TEDxYouth@Manchester

How much of what you think about psychology is actually wrong? In this whistlestop tour of dis-proved science, Ben Ambridge walks through 10 popular ideas that have been proven wrong — and uncovers a few surprising truths about how our brains really work.

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