A new technology that measures the movement of facial muscles is 73% accurate at detecting when a person is telling a lie.
White lies that are selfish in nature elicit increased activity in both the ventral and rostral medial prefrontal cortex.
The AIM technique is almost 40% more accurate at lie detection than traditional methods.
According to a new study, men are twice as likely than women to consider themselves to be expert liars who can get away with being untruthful. One of the key strategies of liars is to tell plausible lies that are close to the truth, and not provide too much information.
Study ties morality and empathy into a single construct.
Neuroimaging reveals lower activation in the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex and angular gyrus in teenage girls with conduct disorder. Findings suggest that a reduction in prefrontal brain regions and functional connectivity during effortful emotional regulations contribute to behaviors associated with antisocial behavior in teenage girls.