5 Myths You’ve Probably Seen on TV

From SciShow Psych.

There are some persistent myths about human psychology that appear on TV all the time. But people are complicated, and a lot of times, what we (and these shows) take to be true about human nature… may not be as accurate as we think.

Hosted by: Anthony Brown
———-
Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/scishow

SciShow has a spinoff podcast! It’s called SciShow Tangents. Check it out at https://www.scishowtangents.org
———-
Huge thanks go to the following Patreon supporters for helping us keep SciShow free for everyone forever:

Bd_Tmprd, Jeffrey Mckishen, James Knight, Christoph Schwanke, Jacob, Matt Curls, Sam Buck, Christopher R Boucher, Eric Jensen, Lehel Kovacs, Adam Brainard, Greg, Sam Lutfi, Piya Shedden, Katie Marie Magnone, Scott Satovsky Jr, Charles Southerland, Charles george, Alex Hackman, Chris Peters, Kevin Bealer

———-
Looking for SciShow elsewhere on the internet?
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow
Tumblr: http://scishow.tumblr.com
Instagram: http://instagram.com/thescishow
———-
Links to Original Episodes and Sources:

The Truth About Subliminal Messages
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dS_kKbIL4dY

Are Repressed Memories Real?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewc2U_eYnFY

Does Everyone Have a Midlife Crisis?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kis4Ziz0TPk

Is the Bystander Effect Real?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rv22TMtNNkI

Does IQ Really Measure how Smart You Are?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7p2a9B35Xn0