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Explaining the mysterious science behind what makes us vote




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With voter turnout reaching 70 year lows in recent LA elections - the City Council is looking for all sorts of ways to boost participation.

It turns out science has some suggestions. From using peer pressure to offering cash rewards, social researchers have found lots of ways to get people to the polls.

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Sanden Totten, KPCC’s Science Reporter