Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:
tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch
it later. But first, we need you to sign in to PBS using one
of the services below. You’ll be able to manage
videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows,
watch PBS in high definition, and much more!
tried to select this program as one of your favorites. But
first, we need you to sign in to PBS using one of the
services below. You’ll be able to manage videos in
your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows, watch PBS
in high definition, and much more!
To get you
watching PBS in high definition we need you to sign in to
PBS using one of the services below. You'll be able
to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your
favorite shows, watch PBS in high definition, and much more!
Don’t have a PBS Account? Create one nowCreate a PBS account
Already a NHPBS member? You may have an unactivated NHPBS Passport member benefit. Check to see.
How One Company Redefined Social Norms
Facebook's impact on society – how it's changed mass grief and other social norms.
S4 Ep32 | 10m 1s
Share this video:
Share this video on FacebookFacebookShare this video on TwitterTwitter
The Psychological Tricks Keeping You Online
We take a look at persuasive design – and how good design persuades you every single day.
S4 Ep31 | 9m 41s
Big Tech's Battle For Our Attention
So, what's the price of your attention?
S4 Ep30 | 11m 36s
How Dana Scully Changed Science
How Dana Scully Changed Science
S4 Ep29 | 6m 27s
Why Willpower Doesn't Predict Your Success
The truth about the Marshmallow Test, delayed gratification, will power and success
S4 Ep28 | 4m 11s
How Magicians Trick Your Brain
Magicians use a number of psychological tricks to bring their performances to life.
S4 Ep27 | 8m 48s
Why Are We More Anxious Than Ever Before?
Let's take a look at some of the genetic and environmental factors that can cause anxiety.
S4 Ep26 | 4m 41s
The Antioxidant Benefits of Sleep ft. OTHER Vanessa Hill!
Why did sleep evolve, really? It may have to do with antioxidants.
S4 Ep25 | 8m 37s
Why Most Personality Tests Are Wrong
You're not a static personality type. Your personality traits can be shaped over time.
S4 Ep24 | 4m 47s
These Tiny Cells Shape Your Life
Branches of microglia are constantly looking for bits of synapses to nibble on.
S4 Ep23 | 5m 30s
How Jealousy Distorts Your Thinking
Getting jealous can warp your mind – here's what to do about it.
S4 Ep22 | 4m 6s
Ghosting: Why Some People Just Disappear
Ghosting occurs in romantic relationships, friends and the workplace. We can be better.
S4 Ep21 | 3m 57s
Why Everybody Should Read Harry Potter
We break down the psychological benefits of literature and Harry Potter. 💫
S4 Ep20 | 4m 53s
THE IKEA EFFECT ft. Joanna Hausmann!
People place a higher value on items they build themselves.
S4 Ep19 | 5m 49s
The Ancient Origins of Your Musical Brain
The way you process music emerged more than 300 million years ago.
S4 Ep18 | 4m 38s
Every Scientific Study on Arnold Schwarzenegger
How many scientific studies mention Arnold Schwarzenegger?
S4 Ep17 | 9m 8s
Why Are People So Passive-Aggressive?
We explore passive-aggressive behavior, the act of expressing aggression indirectly.
S4 Ep16 | 4m 15s
How Gaslighting Manipulates Your Mind
Has anyone ever made you question your reality? How gaslighting manipulates your mind.
S4 Ep15 | 4m 37s
Why You Lie To Yourself More Than Others
Do you lie to yourself? Be... honest. This week we cover the psychology of self-deception.
S4 Ep14 | 4m 59s
Why people blame others | Field Guide to Bad Behavior
Catch blame shifting before it spreads 😷
S4 Ep13 | 4m 4s
The Upside of Being Awkward
The science of awkwardness. Hi.
S4 Ep12 | 5m 39s
The Power of Curiosity
All forms of curiosity, even silly hypotheticals, are important – they can lead to practic
S4 Ep11 | 5m 21s
How Halfalogues Manipulate Your –
A halfalogue is that distracting half-of-a-conversation that you overhear.
S4 Ep10 | 3m 16s
What If We Were All Optimists?
Surprise! You're more optimistic than you think.
S4 Ep9 | 4m