Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

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

Why We Snap: From Road Rage to Barroom Brawls

“…Most violent behavior, Fields discovered, results from a clash between our evolutionary hardwiring and our modern world…”

Watch the video.

Why We Snap: From Road Rage to Barroom Brawls

By Carl Engelking | January 13, 2016 2:03 pm | Discover Blogs


January 21, 2016 Posted by | behaviour, brain, evolutionary psychology, neuroscience | , , , | Leave a comment

Bumper stickers reveal link to road rage

Answer before you read it: how many personalizing objects do you have on your desk?

From Nature:

Bumper stickers reveal link to road rage

Car adornments betray a territorial mindset.

June 17, 2008 Posted by | behaviour, evolutionary psychology | , , | 1 Comment