Another classic experiment from behavioral science on video

Solomon Asch’s conformity experiments in which individuals gave obviously incorrect answers – such as pointing out which of three lines was the longest – about about one-third of the time simply because other members of a group also answered incorrectly.

[youtube="http://youtube.com/watch?v=DKivdMAgdeA"]

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  • Anonymous

    WTF!!!!

  • matthew

    Yes, Penn State, you do have the (non)exclusive right to make sure no one cares about your institution’s work.