Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

Play game – fight fake news

Build your resistance to disinformation by playing the game Bad News, created by a team of experts.  Here is a review of it.

February 23, 2018 Posted by | fun, information, politics | , , | Leave a comment

People Are More Likely to Cheat at the End

In a competitive game, watch your opponent for cheating at the end — chances are he’ll be honest during the game.

People Are More Likely to Cheat at the End

When things are almost over, the sneakiness increases

By Daniel Yudkin | September 15, 2015 | Scientific American
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September 21, 2015 Posted by | behaviour, psychology | , , , | Leave a comment

Play the game, help science

Cool “spot-the-egg” game that helps science. Can you get on the high-score board?
http://nightjar.exeter.ac.uk/egglab/

September 26, 2014 Posted by | evolution, fun | , , , | Leave a comment