Why do we enjoy being afraid at times, yet find ourselves debilitated by fear at other times? Discover how the burgeoning science of fear is leading to a newfound understanding of how the mind works, as well as potentially powerful new ways of treating and preventing fear-related disorders. The Science of Fear: From Mice to Men Join Dr. Kerry Ressler for insight into the study of this intense emotional response and, remarkably, how fear is expressed similarly in the brains of mice and men. Kerry Ressler, PhD Presented in conjunction with the Yerkes National Primate Research Center special exhibition Goose Bumps!: at Emory University The Science of Fear, now on display. Sunday, October 26 at 4:00 pm Fernbank Museum Auditorium Lecture is free. Museum and/or IMAX® admission must be purchased separately. Reservations recommended at 404.929.6400 This lecture is made possible by a generous gift from Marty and John Gillin in honor of Carter and Hampton Morris.