Magnet Mayhem: Modifying Morality with Magnets?

An electromagnetic jolt to your brain can temporarily impair your sense of morality. No, this isn't a comic-book tale -- just the most recent research coming out of MIT's moral psychology lab. In a study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers found that subjects were less able to judge the morality of others' actions when activity in the right temporo-parietal junction (RTPJ) -- a region of the brain located above the right ear -- was disrupted by a strong...Full Story
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