Lie detectors: body language tells us surprisingly little about whether someone is being honest

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Do you ever wonder if you could pass a lie detection test or imagine what it would be like to read people’s body language? Reading body language may be great for adding tension to action movie interrogation scenes, however, the truth is, there isn’t much evidence you can detect lies by watching someone’s body language.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 27 Mar 2023

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