The Good Stuff

Why Do We Like To Be Afraid?

Special | 7m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

From horror movies to roller coasters, we like to be in situations that scare us. But isn't fear supposed to be an unpleasant experience? We talk with psychologist, David Zald, about what happens in our brain when we get scared and why we like it so much.

Aired: 05/05/16

Rating: NR

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