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Evil dog experiment

Evil dog experiment

  • There was an experiment with dogs pairing bell noices with small shocks to see how they would react to the bell alone.
  • They created a room divided into two, on which they would be shocked on one side, but on the other side they would be safe from shocks.
  • They accidentally taught the dogs to be helpless: earlier the dogs learned that once the bell rang, the shock was sure to follow, so they believed that there was nothing they could do to avoid the shock and they didn't even tried to swich rooms.

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