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Cognitive Biases

  1. The ‘Invisibility Cloak Effect’ Explains Your Superstrong Powers of ObservationEveryone thinks they’re better than average at noticing things — and better at flying under the radar.
  2. social psychology
    The ‘Just-World’ Fallacy Could Explain Some of the Reactions to the United VideoAs the outrage over United’s treatment of David Dao shows, some people always want to blame the victim. There are psychological reasons for that.
  3. This Infuriating Brainteaser Shows Why You’re Bad at Making DecisionsThe Monty Hall problem made a lot of very smart people very mad.
  4. make less-bad decisions
    Everything Always Takes Longer Than You ThinkGetting to know the planning fallacy (and how to beat it).