Ep. 5 – Fear and Present Danger

A study on mice leads the gang discusses the possibility of inheriting a specific fear from their parents. Joe’s fear of doors is finally explained, as is Jono’s aversion to bullets. Raj is terrified of spiders almost as much as scientific corrections once he admits there is a reconciliation of Darwinian and Lamarkian evolution.

The paper: “Parental olfactory experience influences behavior and neural structure in subsequent generations”

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