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Instructions. FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS Don’t talk out of turn. Horoscopes. Rating 5 = Dead on 1 = Who is this talking about?. Notes # :. The Science Behind the Unexplained Copy Underlined Only. I. Scientific Method. Series of logical steps to solve a problem / gather information

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instructions
Instructions
  • FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS
  • Don’t talk out of turn.
horoscopes
Horoscopes
  • Rating
  • 5 = Dead on
  • 1 = Who is this talking about?
notes

Notes # :

The Science Behind the Unexplained

Copy Underlined Only

i scientific method
I. Scientific Method
  • Series of logical steps to solve a problem / gather information
  • Observation: notice something
  • Hypothesis: educated guess
  • Test: Do it
  • Data / Analysis: What do test results mean?
  • Conclusion: Was my hypothesis right? Wrong?
using the scientific method
Using the Scientific Method
  • Objective / Unbiased
  • Don’t let prior experiences / emotions cloud judgement
  • Simple Hypothesis
  • Occam’s Razor: (William of Ockham) the simplest explanation is usually the correct one
  • Reliable source
  • Must be able to re-test / recreate results
psychics
Psychics
  • Can read future / mind reading / see dead people
  • Barnam Effect / Forer effect
    • People tend to accept vague/ general personality descriptions in proportion to their desire to accept the claims as true Kristin, Ida, Thor’s Mom
  • Read your emotions and what you want to hear from expression, mannerisms, observation What rule are we violating?
  • Biased when you begin. Looking for hope
remember as many as you can
Remember as many as you can

sour nice candy

honey sugar soda

bitter chocolate good

heart taste cake

tooth tart pie

remember as many as you can1
Remember as many as you can

mad wrath fear

happy hate fight

rage hatred temper

mean fury calm

ire emotion enrage

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Sditues hvae sohwn taht if you renrragae the ltetres in any wrod, but mnaitian the frsit and lsat lrtetes, the steecnne can slitl be elaisy raed by msot ppolee.
stare at the gray dot in the center
Stare at the gray dot in the center...

Now move your head forward and backward.

gestalt
Gestalt
  • We make patterns and look at the whole picture.
  • Our minds fill in the blanks to make sense of things.
  • Sometimes, our observational skills aren’t as accurate as we think they are!
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Say most 10 times
  • Spell coast 5 times
  • Quick!
  • What do you put in a toaster?
  • Say pop 10 times
  • Spell top 5 times
  • Quick!
  • What do you do at a green light?
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Spell silk 10 times
  • Quick!
  • What do cows drink?
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Disney
  • Football game
  • Ouija, crystals
the power of suggestion association
The power of suggestion / association
  • Suggest a thought, you follow / believe / respond
  • Placebo effect
  • Hypnosis
  • Voodoo
  • Subliminal messages
what is
What is
  • 2 + 2 ?
  • 4 + 4 ?
  • 8 + 8 ?
  • 16 + 16 ?
  • Quick!
  • Pick a number between 12 and 5.
  • Did you pick 7?
what is1
What is
  • 1 + 5 ?
  • 2 + 4?
  • 3 + 3 ?
  • 4 + 2 ?
  • 5 + 1 ?
  • Quick
  • Think of a vegetable.
  • Did you think of carrot?
storage of memories
Storage of memories
  • Neurons: brain cells
  • Connections are called synapses
  • Store memories / information in different parts of brain. If you activate a certain area that stores a certain type of memory, easy to access other related types of memories.
  • ABC song, smell triggers memories.
what does it all mean
What does it all mean?
  • Ignore your instincts of fear?
  • Don’t trust anyone?
  • Think about it scientifically before you believe.
  • Don’t blindly accept.
  • Ask questions and follow the rules of scientific method.