Most of the mind can’t tell fact from fiction | Curio

Most of the mind can’t tell fact from fiction

4 mins | Jun 15, 2020

Our brains can't help but believe. Why do we have to tell ourselves "it's only a movie" when we watch a particularly stirring scene? Cognitive scientist Jim Davies, explains in Nautilus why most of our mind does not even realise that fiction is indeed, fiction.

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From Nautilus magazine