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10 Psychological Experiments That Went Horribly Wrong

by on Jan 28, 2014

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Psychology as we know it is a relatively young science, but since its inception it has helped us to gain a ...

Psychology as we know it is a relatively young science, but since its inception it has helped us to gain a
greater understanding of ourselves and our interactions with the world. Many psychological
experiments have been valid and ethical, allowing researchers to make new treatments and therapies
available, and giving other insights into our motivations and actions. Sadly, others have ended up
backfiring horribly — ruining lives and shaming the profession. Here are ten psychological
experiments that spiraled out of control.

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