Analysts at the Central Intelligence Agency often rely on psychological techniques to predict the behavior and decisions of world leaders, and of populations around the world. Experts, including an active CIA analyst, describe how they do it, and how other nations use these techniques as well.
George Gerliczy, Senior Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency
Dr. David Broniatowski, Assistant Professor of Engineering Management Systems, George Washington University
Handedness is a central part of a person’s identity. Left-handers are often seen as somehow different than the rest of us, and over history they’ve been stereotyped as more quirky, intelligent, and sinister than righties. Science shows that some labels are likely to be true. Experts discuss where handedness comes from, and what differences truly result.
R. Ron Yeo, Regents Professor, University of New Mexico
Kimberly Sawyer, left-hander
Dr. Clare Porac, Professor of Psychology, Penn State University and author, Laterality: Exploring the Enigma of Left-Handedness