Brains on Trial With Alan Alda - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

Episode Info

Part 1 of 2. The ways in which advances in neuroscience may change the criminal-justice system are explored via the fictional trial of a teenager who's accused of attempted murder. Host Alan Alda also visits with neuroscientists, who explain how brain-scanning technology is exploring lie detection, facial recognition, memory decoding, racial bias, brain maturity, intention and even emotions.


Discussion Forum

Discuss Brains on Trial With Alan Alda on our TV talk forum!