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Recent Blog Posts From Mind In The Machine
Intelligent Social Robots Must Have a "Theory of Mind"
If we want smart robots that can interact socially, we must give them the ability to attribute mental states like beliefs, goals, and intentions to others.
How Religious Fundamentalism Hijacks the Brain
If we want to inoculate society against the harms of fundamentalist ideologies, we must start thinking about how they function in the brain.
Understanding the Racist Brain
Racism is a complex and persistent bias, but we are beginning to understand the phenomenon on a psychological and neural level.
Anger Exacerbates Political Bias
America is angry. New research suggests that the emotion is biasing our political reasoning and further polarizing America—which benefits President Trump.
Trump Is Gaslighting America Again — Here’s How to Fight It
Gaslighting refers to a type of psychological manipulation used to get people to question their direct experience of reality. It's also one of the President's favorite techniques.