The science of lying
Broadcast: Midmorning, 03/17/2006, 10:06 a.m.
Researchers are working to develop a foolproof technology to detect when people are lying. But while such a device could help solve crimes and protect the nation against terrorism, it could also have profound social implications.
- Robin Marantz Henig: Author of the article "Looking for the Lie," which appeared in the NY Times Sunday Magazine on February 5, 2006.
- Charles Bond: Professor of psychology at Texas Christian University.
- Tom Zeffiro: Associate professor in the department of neurology and the director of the Center for Functional and Molecular Imaging at Georgetown University.