Curiosity Daily Podcast: Making Life Decisions on a Coin Flip, How You Respond to 2 Types of Injustice, and Why Otters Juggle Rocks

Learn about why flipping a coin might be your best bet when making major life decisions; why otters juggle rocks; and how you respond differently to 2 types of injustice.

June 15, 2020

Episode Show Notes:

An economist had people make big life decisions on a coin flip, and they ended up happier by Steffie Drucker

We finally found out why otters juggle rocks by Kelsey Donk

There are 2 Types of Injustice and You Respond Differently to Each of Them by Ashley Hamer

  • van Prooijen, J.-W. (2009). Retributive versus compensatory justice: Observers’ preference for punishing in response to criminal offenses. European Journal of Social Psychology, n/a-n/a. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejsp.611
  • Galak, J., & Chow, R. M. (2019). Compensate a little, but punish a lot: Asymmetric routes to restoring justice. PLOS ONE, 14(1), e0210676. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0210676

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