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Memories, Lies and the Brain

Special | 1h 4m 1s Video has closed captioning.

Anthony Wagner, Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Stanford University, explores neuroscience brain imaging as a means of determining the difference between actual memory and deception. Prosecutors, judges and juries must determine whether testimony is honest and accurate or dishonest and inaccurate. Mental state decoding could help to provide answers to these questions.

Aired: 05/07/15

Rating: TV-G

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