Posts tagged with lying

  1. So you think you should lie? An honest discussion about lying.

    So about three years ago, I was having lunch with a friend, and I put forward this hypothetical situation. You have a brother. Let’s call him …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2022/09/05/so-you-think-you-should-lie-an-honest-discussion-about-lying

  2. Can you tell who’s lying?

    After a stressful day, you come home to the last slice of cake that you’ve been looking forward to. You open the fridge, and it’s gone. …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2021/10/03/can-you-tell-whos-lying

  3. Bullshit, lies, itches and flies – the 2016 Ig Nobel prizes

    In 2006, Nic Svenson and Piers Barnes from CSIRO calculated you’d need to take 30 photos of a group of 30 people to (almost) ensure that nobody will have their …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/10/02/bullshit-lies-itches-and-flies-the-2016-ig-nobel-prizes

  4. Why your dog took your cookie and didn’t admit to it

    You know it. Your dog knows it. He stares at you with those big puppy dog eyes, a formidable weapon that has evolved over thousands of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/08/09/why-your-dog-took-your-cookie-and-didnt-admit-to-it

  5. Testosterone – the truth hormone

    Most people associate testosterone with characteristics like aggression, dominant behaviour and sexual drive. The hormone does regulate these attributes in men, but apparently that’s not the …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2012/10/18/testosterone-the-truth-hormone