Why it's NOT healthy for you to watch much NEWS
If we want to learn something about the world, whether it’s about political events, the spread of a virus, or some kind of a catastrophe, what do we do? Exactly! We switch on TV or radio or go online and take a look at… the NEWS. News is about current, topical events and that’s where we go if we want to know more about the world, right? Well.. not quite, and it’s a bit more complicated than that. Today I’m going to show you that news and knowledge are two different things. I’ll explain the difference between correlations and single events, and make a case for why it is better for you to keep your exposure to news to a minimum. An exciting and very important topic.