Brain Games Don't Be Afraid

Brain Games Don't Be Afraid

When it comes to fear, we are sometimes at the mercy of our brain. But would it surprise you to know that a healthy dose of fear is actually good for you? This episode of Brain Games reveals the science behind fear and surprise, and you’ll see how fear can give you a feeling of heightened ability, why you get that tingling sensation down your spine, and why you shouldn’t be afraid of being afraid.

  • 2013
  • 00:22:30
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/18/2017
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Metadata

Subjects
Fear -- Physiological aspects [LCSH] Terror -- Physiological aspects [LCSH] Anxiety -- Physiological aspects [LCSH] Brain [LCSH] Senses and sensation [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Psychology [LCSH] Biology [LCSH]
Team
Jerry Kolber (Producer), Adam Davis (Producer), Isaac Holub (Producer), Mark Edlitz (Producer), Michael Nigro (Director), Jason Silva (Host), Angela Snow (Production Coordinator), Nai Pak (Production Coordinator)
Closed captioning
Not available
MARC Record
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