3 Big Things We Learned About the Brain in 2019

From SciShow Psych. We’ve learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still new discoveries and mysteries each year, and 2019 was no exception. We learned pretty big things, from internal compasses, to mysterious sniffers, to brain-washing (no, not that kind)! Hosted by: Anthony Brown ———- Support SciShow by becoming a…

How Psychology Can Explain the Deadly Medieval Dancing Plagues

From SciShow Psych. From the 1200s through the 1600s, parts of Europe were afflicted with deadly, mysterious outbreaks of seemingly contagious, unstoppable dancing. While it’s still unclear exactly why these "dancing plagues" happened, modern psychology may be able to provide some answers. Hosted by: Brit Garner ———- Support SciShow by becoming a patron on Patreon:…