Truth vs Reality: How we evolved to survive, not to see what’s really there
- September 16, 2019
- Don Hoffman, cog sci, Big Think, Sept. 16, 2019 (Video)
Donald Hoffman, professor of cognitive science at the University of California [says], “Evolution may have primed us to see the world in terms of payoffs rather than absolute reality — this has actually helped us survive. Those who win payoffs are more likely to pass on their genes, which encode these strategies to get to the "next level" of life.”
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