Here’s why people believe Earth is flat (and it’s
Why do Flat Earthers believe that almost everything we know about Earth is a lie – and we in fact live on a magical pancake floating under a dome?
A new study has thrown light on why people believe conspiracy theories (like the 21 million Americans who believe the moon landings were faked).
Weirdly, it’s not just because people are really, really stupid, according to Josh Hart of Union College.
Instead, a particular set of personality traits seems to predispose people to believe in conspiracy theories, Hart says.
Hart says, ‘These people tend to be more suspicious, untrusting, eccentric,... read more
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