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“fear”

Jul 29, 2014 10:15 AM ET
New research suggests that a baby's sense of smell may play a large role in how it acquires the ability to be afraid. All it needs is a mom in distress.
Jul 3, 2014 05:09 AM ET
Is something sneaking up on you? It doesn't even have to be sneaking, for us to be afraid of it. Turns out humans have closeness issues. Tara reports.
Jan 6, 2014 08:20 AM ET
Feeling anxious or nervous about something? Don't try to calm yourself down - get psyched! Annie tells you about a new study that suggests that excitement over fear-inducing activities can make you feel better.
Nov 26, 2013 09:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
What can you -- and the airlines -- do to make the experience more comfortable?
Sep 24, 2013 06:41 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Singer Olivia Newton-John has asked a priest to rid a home she's trying to sell of any evil spirits. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2013 04:35 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study may explain why some children report paranormal experiences with ghosts, fairies and monsters. ->
Aug 31, 2010 12:26 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
In 2009, senators and congressmen joined adoption groups in protesting a horror film called 'Orphan', fearing it would lead to hatred of orphans and a drop in adoptions. A year later, was the concern fact or fiction?
Jul 19, 2012 01:15 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Needles found in airline food this past week have raised concern over the threat of AIDS and other diseases, but how serious is the danger?
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