Skip to main content

Stories by Sander van der Linden

Why People Believe in Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy theories offer easy answers by casting the world as simpler and more predictable than it is. Their popularity may pose a threat to societal well-being

September 1, 2013 — Sander van der Linden

The Science Behind Dreaming

New research sheds light on how and why we remember dreams--and what purpose they are likely to serve

July 26, 2011 — Sander van der Linden

This summer, explore the cosmos with an All Access subscription.