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Jessica Seigel

Jessica Seigel is an award-winning journalist and New York University adjunct journalism professor. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, the New York Times, Salon and National Geographic Traveler, on NPR, and more. Follow her on Twitter at @Jessicaseagull

A person undergoing a lie detector test

The Truth about Lying

You can’t spot a liar just by looking, but psychologists are zeroing in on methods that might actually work.