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Why is it that we often don't want to know what the future holds?

Given the chance to see into the future most people would rather not know what life has in store for them, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association. But why?
Professor Gerd Gigerenzer is the lead author on the study.

(Photo: Computer generated image of an illuminated brain. Credit: Thinkstock)

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