Curiosity Daily Podcast: Why Scientists Made Ants Walk on Stilts

Learn about why people have illusions of control; that time scientists made desert ants walk on stilts to test the pedometer hypothesis; and how to reduce your chances of getting hurt when you fall.

February 08, 2021

Episode Show Notes:

Illusions of control may arise not because humans ignore evidence, but because they're very sensitive to it by Kelsey Donk

The time scientists made ants walk on stilts… for science (obviously!) by Cameron Duke

Everybody Falls. Here's the Right Way to Do It by Ashley Hamer

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