The scientific equivalent of "When did you stop beating your wife?"

There's a famous joke question: "When did you stop beating your wife?" The structure of the question is funny — or disturbing — because any response condemns you. You'd assume that a quick-witted person could see through it. But this study proves that you're wrong. » 5/08/13 9:00am 5/08/13 9:00am

A couple of projects show how easy it is to create fake memories

Artist Alasdair Hopwood and the Anomalistic Psychology Research Unit at Goldsmiths College are creating an archive of memories — false memories. And one of your false memories could be in there. It's easy enough to acquire one. » 1/20/12 7:20am 1/20/12 7:20am