Belief and Your Amygdala
The Oatmeal with a great comic - sweary or clean - on how difficult it is for each of us to change our beliefs, even when confronted with overwhelming facts.
The examples are USA focused, but the message remains true. Be sure to check out the Inspiration section at the bottom for more listening and reading on the topic, including Wikipedia's list of common misconceptions.
- Via DaringFireball