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Prof. Jean-Luc Margot says to stop blaming the Moon

Posted on Apr 5, 2015 in News

Full_moonIn a study published online in the journal Nursing Research, Professor Jean-Luc Margot debunks the myth that the full Moon has an influence on the number of hospital admissions, births, and other human affairs.  Margot explains that this belief stems from “confirmation bias” – where we take note of evidence that reinforces beliefs we already have and ignore evidence that conflicts with those beliefs.

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