<iframe title="Every Bias Explained in 8 Minutes" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/8SbV1jN12RY?feature=oembed" height="113" width="200" style="aspect-ratio: 1.76991 / 1; width: 100%; height: 100%;" allowfullscreen="" allow="fullscreen"></iframe> **Duration:** 8:10 **Language:** **Complexity:** **Topics:** # šŸ“’ Personal Notes ## Summary: The video outlines a wide range of cognitive biases, which are systematic patterns of deviation from norm or rationality in judgment, leading individuals to perceive reality in a distorted way. These biases affect our decisions, beliefs, and behaviors in various contexts, from everyday life to more complex situations. ### Key Points: - **Confirmation bias**: The tendency to search for, interpret, and remember information in a way that confirms one's preexisting beliefs or hypotheses. - **Dunning-Kruger effect**: The phenomenon where individuals with lower ability at a task overestimate their ability, while experts underestimate theirs. - **Availability heuristic**: The tendency to overestimate the likelihood of events based on their availability in memory, which can be influenced by how recent or emotionally charged the memories are. ### Topics and Themes: 1. Cognition 2. Bias 3. Perception