experiments




Cabinet Magazine looks at one of the strangest experiments in American history, the Biosphere, a Lord of the Flies-style misadventure in utopian scientific overoptimism that spawned a terrible Pauly Shore movie and…






Via Twitpic, an interesting historical souvenir: the original newspaper classified ad calling for participants for Stanley Milgram’s obedience study, perhaps the most notorious psychological experiment ever. Milgram pressured his subjects into administering…