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Tuesday, 1 May 2012


There are a number of smart people in my Department who spend  a lot of their time thinking about the implications of signalling theory for the structure of human social interaction. It's fascinating stuff and attracts a lot of interest. Ben Goldacre links to this marvelous piece of signalling in action from the game show Golden Balls. Watch right to the end, it's a wonderful example of  deception leading to cooperation.

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