Sam Wofford: Argentina

Sam Wofford Anyone who has ever moved knows that it can be stressful. Making new friends, adjusting to one’s surroundings, unpacking—nobody really enjoys it. Unless...

The Science of Fear

Our brains have evolved to fear different things within our environment and what we have learned from our surroundings. It may be fear of public...

The Origin of Fear

The emotion fear comes from a wide range of origins, from danger, to cultural influence, to the future. Anything can truly create fear, depending on...

Shut the Front Door

I sat on the couch, half mindedly listening to the news, the same old reports of criminals, drugs, and war. The last few seconds devoted...

The Man in the Mirror

I walk into the room where the man I’ve been seeing each and everyday sits. Before approaching him, I am warned about the violent seizure...

Science Behind Fears

Imagine you’re watching TV and suddenly your front door swings open. Your muscles become tense, your heart races, you start to breathe rapidly. A second...