Kewl Social Experiment: The MoneyTree

What happens if you hang a bunch of money on a tree in the middle of a busy sidewalk?

Three researchers tried out this social experiment to see what people would do. They guessed that people would either take a lot of money at once or take one, giggle and move on. They weren't expecting what they found:

This reminds me of the experiment where researchers tested cel phone blindness. See Did you see the unicycling clown? for more.

(Source: One Cool Thing a Day)

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