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It’s a dark and stormy night. Boom! You hear a loud crash. You see a flash of movement. The fear sets in. Your brain has jumped into alert mode. Fear is an essential function of the brain. Throughout human evolutionary history, fear has kept us alive. How does it work? The Franklin Institute's Chief Bioscientist, Dr. Jayatri Das, breaks it down. Don't be scared to read this blog!