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Posts tagged fight or flight

July 27, 2017


a mouse in a person's hand

Killer Mice

Scientists have found a way to turn mice into fierce hunters.

October 2, 2013


crowd of people in a theater

What Is Cottonmouth?

Here's the scene. The audience is waiting with bated breath, you're just about to give a speech, and suddenly you notice your mouth is dry as sawdust. Why?

December 24, 2009



Butterflies In Your Stomach

What happens in your body when you get nervous? Why do you feel like you have butterflies in your stomach?

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