Episodes

Fear of the Dark (Episode 10)

In our final episode, we shed some light on the fear of the dark. A coal miner explains what pitch black really means and why...

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Fear and Violence (Episode 9)

We all have a capacity for violence that can terrify us. But in the relatively safe context of some sports it can electrify us - despite the danger...

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Fear of Death (Episode 8)

A look at how the unrelenting fear of death shapes our behaviour. Deanna Foster talks about the history of hangings. Terri Da Silva on the...

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Childhood Fears (Episode 7)

Today we crawl out from under the bed to wake up some childhood fears. Horror photographer Joshua Hoffine on why he likes to unravel our...

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Reflecting Fear (Episode 6)

This week we explore how fear is reflected in art and culture...From horror films and video games, to zombies, demons and ghosts, these frightening experiences...

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Creating Fear (Episode 5)

In Danse Macabre, Stephen King writes, "The good horror tale will dance its way to the centre of your life and find the door to...

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Fear and First Responders (Episode 4)

First responders face fire, danger, death, and regularly have to overcome fear just to do their jobs. Find out what it takes to be a...

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Fear of Getting Caught (Episode 3)

We all have secrets. Some of us live in fear having those secrets exposed, secrets we are sure will ruin our lives if anyone finds...

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Overcoming Fear (Episode 2)

Like Nik Wallenda crossing Niagara Falls, we all look for our own way of crossing the tightrope of fear. This week we meet people who...

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An Ocean of Fear (Episode 1)

Fear you can hear. In the premier episode, we explore the fear of water and the ocean. An ocean diver reveals how she trains other divers to...

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