Why you didn’t see it coming | Curio

Why you didn’t see it coming

14 mins | Apr 27, 2020

Scale confounds our perceptions, for the human brain to understand science, we need stories. What is the psychology behind the way global disasters unfold in the world? In this remarkable essay published initially in Nautilus in 2015, USC’s Annenberg School of Communication professor K.C. Cole examines why we need stories to understand the tipping point of global disasters.

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From Nautilus magazine