Dan Gilbert: The psychology of your future self

This quick TED talk entry is courtesy of TED.com. Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished. Dan Gilbert shares recent research on a phenomenon he calls the “end of history illusion,” where we somehow imagine that the person we are right now is the person we’ll be for the rest of time. Hint: that’s not the case.

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