Everyday Einstein's Quick and Dirty Tips for Making Sense of Science

212 EE The Neuroscience of Fear: What Happens in Your Brain When You're Afraid

Everyday Einstein's Quick and Dirty Tips for Making Sense of Science


What is it that draws some people towards activities meant to scare, like horror movies or haunted houses, but makes others run screaming? EE explores the brain's chemical response to fear and what we are most afraid of.