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Could You Survive the Stanford Prison Experiment

Could You Survive the Stanford Prison Experiment

Sometimes, the best way to assess how people will behave and conform within a particular environment is to create that environment and study them like you would rats in a lab. That’s exactly what happened at Stanford University in the early 1970’s, when a research group wanted to investigate the psychological effects of power and …

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The Immune System Explained I – Bacteria Infection

Every second of your life, you are under attack. Billions of bacteria, viruses, and fungi are trying to make you their home. So our bodies have developed a super complex little army with guards, soldiers, intelligence, weapons factories, and communicators to protect you from…well…dying For this video, let’s assume the immune system has 12 different …

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What Things Do People Actually Buy With Food Stamps?

What Things Do People Actually Buy With Food Stamps?

The foundation for food stamps goes back to the early 30s and The Great Depression, but it wasn’t until 1939 when Secretary of Agriculture, Henry Wallace, created the ‘Food Stamps Plan’ that the initiative was formalized. Iterations of that act would follow, each with rules on what you could and couldn’t do with those stamps. …