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Killing 1 Person to Save 5

Researchers test a famous ethical dilemma called the "trolley problem" in a very real setting. Christie Nicholson reports

December 3, 2011

Which Nations Conform Most?

An account of Stanley Milgram's experiments from 1962, in which Norwegians and Frenchmen were separately subjected to synthetic group pressure

December 1, 2011 — Stanley Milgram

Can't Touch This Feeling

Primates can now move and sense the textures of objects using only their thoughts

December 1, 2011 — Sharon Begley

Doorway to Blame for Room Amnesia

Ever walk into the kitchen and forgot why you went there? Of course you have. Good news: it's the doorway's fault. Sophie Bushwick reports

November 30, 2011
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