Pants on Fire!

Pants on Fire!. Faye Skelton.

Show details

Comedy starring Faye Skelton performed on the following days in August 2019...

  31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  

Add to My Schedule

Do you think you could spot a liar? Many people believe there are telltale signs that show somebody is lying, and some even claim to be human lie-detectors. A suspect's behaviour can determine how they are questioned, and influence a juror's verdict. Modern scientific techniques are even being used to spot lies in the brain and have been presented as evidence in court cases. But how good really are these methods at detecting lies? Are we risking the freedom of innocent people? Join Faye Skelton (Edinburgh Napier University) to find out what psychology has to say.

Share this show

Review this show

Have something to say about this show? You will be able to give this show a star rating (and write a short review if you want) from the 3 August.