Catalyst - To Catch a Liar

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Catalyst - To Catch a Liar

About

How good are you at spotting a lie? We're told lies up to 100 times a day, yet research shows fewer than one in 1,000 people can reliably detect lies. But science has declared war on deception, and Catalyst - To Catch a Liar crosses the world to put the latest lie detection technology to the test.

Witness an actual lie forming in the brain, visit the US Department of Defence's "Booth of Truth", find out when lying is good for you and why we're all so susceptible to liars.

Credits

Andrew Holland
Louise Heywood
Louise Heywood, Jonica Newby
ABC