To Understand Facebook, Study Capgras Syndrome

This mental disorder gives us a unique insight into the digital age

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Nautilus
Oct 10, 2018 · 14 min read
Illlustration: Dadu Shin

By Robert Sapolsky

W e start with the case of a woman who experienced unbearable tragedy. In 1899, this Parisian bride, Madame M., had her first child. Shockingly, the child was abducted and substituted with a different infant, who soon died. She…

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