Why do people believe in conspiracy theories? How does a conspiracy theory affect the brain? Via Inverse, Neuroscientist Shannon Odell breaks down what happens to the brain and why people don't just want to believe but believe.
A Neuroscientist Explains What Conspiracy Theories Do To Your Brain
Stanford Professor Robert Sapolsky, posits that depression is the most damaging disease that you can experience. Right now it is the number four cause of disability in the US and it is becoming more common. Sapolsky states that depression is as real of a biological disease as is diabetes.