Cover art for podcast Cognitive Engineering

Cognitive Engineering

246 EpisodesProduced by Aleph InsightsWebsite

Welcome to the Cognitive Engineering podcast. Occasionally coherent musings of Aleph Insights. We hope you like listening to them as much as we like recording them.


Spotting liars

Following Gavin Williamson’s sacking from Theresa May’s cabinet, we discuss the indicators of whether or not someone is telling the truth.

Image: Gavin Williamson. By UK Parliament via Wikipedia

Things mentioned in this podcast

- Rogers et al (2017), Artful Paltering (
- Serota et al (2010), The Prevalence of Lying in America (
- Hall et al (2010), Strategic Misrepresentation in Online Dating (
- DePaulo (2004), The Many Faces of Lies (
- Jerrim et al (2019), Bullshitters: Who Are They and What Do We Know about Their Lives? (
- Wiseman et al (2012), The Eyes Don’t Have It (
- Mann et al (2012), Windows to the Soul? (
- Aamodt and Custer (2006), Who Can Best Catch a Liar? (
- American Psychological Association, The Truth about Lie Detectors (
- Ten Brinke et al, Telling Lies in Scarce Environments (

For more Cognitive Engineering episodes find us on iTunes, Google Play or wherever you get your podcasts, or add this RSS feed to your preferred player:

Educational emoji reaction


Interesting emoji reaction


Funny emoji reaction


Agree emoji reaction


Love emoji reaction


Wow emoji reaction


Are you the creator of this podcast?

Verify your account

and pick the featured episodes for your show.

Listen to Cognitive Engineering


A free podcast app for iPhone and Android

  • User-created playlists and collections
  • Download episodes while on WiFi to listen without using mobile data
  • Stream podcast episodes without waiting for a download
  • Queue episodes to create a personal continuous playlist
RadioPublic on iOS and Android
Or by RSS
RSS feed

Connect with listeners

Podcasters use the RadioPublic listener relationship platform to build lasting connections with fans

Yes, let's begin connecting
Browser window

Find new listeners

  • A dedicated website for your podcast
  • Web embed players designed to convert visitors to listeners in the RadioPublic apps for iPhone and Android
Clicking mouse cursor

Understand your audience

  • Capture listener activity with affinity scores
  • Measure your promotional campaigns and integrate with Google and Facebook analytics
Graph of increasing value

Engage your fanbase

  • Deliver timely Calls To Action, including email acquistion for your mailing list
  • Share exactly the right moment in an episode via text, email, and social media
Icon of cellphone with money

Make money

  • Tip and transfer funds directly to podcastsers
  • Earn money for qualified plays in the RadioPublic apps with Paid Listens