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Evacuation times depend on the composition of the crowd

Find out what happens when you mix collective behaviour in evacuating crowds with personal relationships over at ZME Science. Advertisements

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When some people are more equal than others

In 1981, a Swedish psychologist called Ola Svenson asked a group of 81 students from the University of Oregon to rate their driving skills. A little surprisingly, 93% of the students placed themselves ‘in the top 50% of drivers’. In … Continue reading

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