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Humans are pretty lousy lie detectors

17 mins | May 18, 2021
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Can you tell when someone is lying to you? An expert on microexpressions believes that the truth is written on our face, but his critics believe his research may be misleading. However, the one thing that they can agree on is that humans are very bad lie detectors. Christiane Gelitz reflects on why we are predisposed to trust others.
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