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Experiencing Awe Increases Belief in the Supernatural

Awe-inspiring moments — like the sight of the Grand Canyon — may increase our tendency to believe in the supernatural as a way of addressing our discomfort with uncertainty. ... More>

Science Asks: Who’s More Pig-Headed, Dems or Republicans?

‘Belief superiority’: A reason for the political impasse?

Debt ceiling debate: Preaching to the choir

On the Political Fringes, Feelings of Superiority Abound

Ideologues on both ends of the political spectrum are equally likely to believe their opinions are superior to others’, but their feelings of superiority emerge for distinct political issues. ... More>