Most Influential Psychological Experiments in Modern History | Episode 172

10ish Podcast

May 4 2022 • 1 hr 54 mins

EPISODE 172 | Freud. Skinner. Pavlov. Which famous psychologists are responsible for the most influential (and weird) experiments in modern history? On this episode, Nick is joined by guest sidekick host, Anna Keller (practicing counselor and host of the Freudian Sips podcast), to discuss the experiments throughout history that have most shaped the vast field of psychology. PLUS: background and context for each experiment, the emotional costs to the experiment participants, Nick's high school psychology class, the psychologist Anna most wants to physically fight, disturbing findings about human nature, adorable baby monkeys, and MUCH more. IMAGES (contains spoilers): Mr. Wallace, the "confederate" who pretended to be shocked Phillip Zimbardo Harlow's baby monkeys Which line on the right matches the line on the left? Bobo the Doll Facial Expression Experiment ---------------------------------------------- Hear more from Anna on her podcast, Freudian Sips : a podcast about brains, beverages, and other B.S.. Listen now on any podcast app or at ---------------------------------------------- EARLY, AD-FREE EPISODES on 10ISH POD+: NEWSLETTER: REDDIT: YOUTUBE: ---------------------------------------------- Ready to take ownership over your health and pick up the ultimate daily nutritional insurance? Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE 1 year supply of immune-supporting Vitamin D AND 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase of AG1, the daily supplement with 75 high-quality vitamins, minerals, whole-food sourced superfoods, probiotics, and adaptogens to help you start your day right. All you have to do is visit ---------------------------------------------- Don't miss Nick's recent guest appearance on the Reddit on Wiki podcast! Nick joined the hosts to discuss assholes from Reddit. Listen now at ---------------------------------------------- TWITTER: INSTAGRAM: TIKTOK: ---------------------------------------------- Listen to The Kandid Shop Podcast on any podcast app or at ---------------------------------------------- 10ish Podcast Theme Music:  Hackbeat by Kevin MacLeod (  Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License: Background Music during 10ish Podcast Reviews: Monkeys Spinning Monkeys by Kevin MacLeod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit